• Applied Operations Research
  • Industry 4.0 implementation and case studies
  • Cloud manufacturing
  • Challenges, visions and concepts for Industry 4.0
  • Internet of Things and Industrial Internet
  • Data Mining, Knowledge Discovery and Computational Intelligence
  • Data Envelopment Analysis
  • Multi-Criteria Decision Making and Decision Analysis
  • System Simulation and Forecasting
  • Supply Chain Management & Logistics
  • E-Business and E-Commerce
  • Quality, Reliability and Maintenance
  • Human Factors, Industrial Ergonomics and Safety
  • Cyber-physical Systems
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Production/Manufacturing Systems & Processes
  • Agile Manufacturing; ERPI/APS
  • Artificial Intelligence & Expert Systems
  • Bio-manufacturing Systems
  • Healthcare Systems Applications
  • Design for Manufacturing, Robust Design, Reverse Engineering
  • Manufacturing Technologies, Group Technology & Cellular Manufacturing
  • Environmentally Conscious Manufacturing
  • Industrial Engineering Education and E-Learning
  • Service Systems including Energy, Transportation, Communication
  • Utilities and Environmental Control