ICIM 2016
THE THIRTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
ON INDUSTRIAL MANAGEMENT

SEP. 21-23, 2016
Hiroshima, Japan
Venue: Asterplaza


Conference Program

Call for Papers

Sponsors
Beihang University (BUAA)
Japan Industrial Management Association Chugoku-Shikoku Branch (JIMA)


Cosponsor
The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (Manufacturing Systems Division)

Cooperations
National Natural Science Foundation of China
Hiroshima University


Schedule / Important Dates
March 31 March 15
Deadline for extended abstract submission
April 30
Deadline for paper submission
May 31 Notification of preliminary acceptance
June 30 Deadline for camera-ready paper submission
July 1 Notification of formal acceptance
and registration to conference
July 31 Deadline for registration

Registration Fees
Participant:60,000JPY, Student:30,000 JPY

Award and Special Issue
Selected papers presented at the conference will be considered for Best Papers Award and/or publication in a special issue of Asia-pacific Journal of Industrial Management.

Topic Category
Papers in the area of industrial management are welcome.
Suggested topics include, but need not be limited to:
  1. Production Management
    • Scheduling and Line Balancing
    • Production Planning and Inventory Strategy
    • Total Quality Control and its Perspective
    • Process Design and Facility Layout Planning
    • Human Factors
  2. Advanced Production Management Methodologies
    • Lean Production
    • Computer Integrated Manufacturing
    • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
    • Green Manufacturing
    • Reengineering in Industrial Management
    • Internet of Things
  3. Project Management
    • Network Techniques in Large Scale Project Management
    • Cost/Resource Control in Project Management
    • Theory and Practice of Project Management
  4. Research and Development
    • Management of Science and Technology
    • Technology Transfer
    • Innovation and Diffusion of Technology
    • Three Dimension Printing Related Issue
  5. Quantitative Analysis in Industrial Management
    • Decision Analysis and Decision Making
    • Applications of Mathematical Programming in Industrial Management
    • Fuzzy Set and its Applications in Industrial Management
  6. Artificial Intelligence and Information Technology in Industrial Management
    • Factory Automation and Industrial Robots
    • Knowledge-based Systems in Industrial Management
    • Decision Support Systems (DSS)   
    • Management Information Systems (MIS)
    • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
    • Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
  7. Practice and Experiences in Industrial Management
    • Joint Venture Management
    • Comparative Studies on Industrial Management among China, Japan and other Countries
    • Servitization
  8. Digital Factory
    • Management over Internet
    • Manufacturing System Supported by Image Processing
    • Electric Commerce
    • System Simulation and its Applications in Management
  9. Energy and Environment Management
    • Energy system optimization
    • Energy and environmental policy simulation
    • Low carbon economics
Paper Submission Requirements
  1. Only electronic submissions in MS Word are acceptable.
  2. All these elements must be in this order: title; authors with institutional affiliations; abstract; keyword list; content; references; and endnotes (if any).
  3. At most 6 printed pages with 10-point font size and single line spacing.
  4. Format of final paper submission can be downloaded from the Website. (Instruction, Sample)
Correspondence / Inquiry
Papers and inquiries should be sent to

Japan
Yoshiomi MUNESAWA ICIM 2016 Secretariat Office
Faculty of Engineering, Hiroshima Institute of Technology,
2-1-1 Miyake, Saeki-ku, Hiroshima 731-5193 Japan
Fax: +81-82-921-8973
E-mail: icim2016@icim.jp

Conference Organization

China
Japan
Chairman
Huiwen WANG
Katsuhiko TAKAHASHI



Co-Chairman
Weiguo FANG
Shigeru YAMADA



Honorary Chairman
Guoping XIA
Hirokazu OSAKI



Program Coordinators
Renqian ZHANG
Yasuhiro KAJIHARA



Program Committee
Haijun HUANG
Akihiro KANAGAWA

Ying FAN
Hisashi YAMAMOTO

Liyan HAN
Ikou KAKU

Zhixin LIU
Katsumi MORIKAWA

Xiangdong CHEN
Mitsuru JINDAI

Ning ZHANG
Sang-Jae SONG

Hong ZHOU
Shigekazu ISHIHARA

Guozhu JIA
Shinji INOUE

Ning ZHOU
Shuichi TOKUNAGA

Zhong YAO
Takashi TANIZAKI

Qiuhong ZHAO
Tatsuo MATSUTOMI

Sifeng LIU
Yoshiaki ISHIHARA

Jing WANG
Yoshinari YANAGAWA

Qiong TIAN
Yoshinobu TAMURA

Zhongfeng QIN
Yukihiro MATSUBARA

Zhuqi XU




Organizer
Zhongfeng QIN
Akimine NISHIKORI

Jichang ZHAO
Yoshiomi MUNESAWA



Secretaries
Xing CHEN
Takayuki KATAOKA

Hui REN
Seiko TAKI