An engineering management conference

Subject: An engineering management conference
From: Xie, Min (
Date: Fri May 19 2000 - 12:37:37 MET DST

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--------Int Conf on Management of Innovation and Technology
------------------- Nov 12-15 2000 in Singapore------------------


The 2000 IEEE International Conference on
Management of Innovation and Technology
ICMIT 2000 - Management in the 21st Century

November 12 - November 15, 2000
Orchard Hotel, Singapore

The 2000 IEEE International Conference on Management of Innovation and
Technology (ICMIT 2000) will be held in Singapore. The conference is jointly
organised by the IEEE Engineering Management Society and the Institution of
Engineers Singapore.

The conference will include regular sessions on the topics listed below:
special sessions on management topics; plenary sessions on selected advanced
aspects of the theory; case studies and short courses given by experts in
specific state-of-the art subject areas. Exciting new areas and problems in
innovation management, technology management and engineering management will
be presented in special sessions.

Prospective authors are invited to submit their papers reporting original
work and tutorial overviews in all areas of innovation management,
technology management or engineering management.

Topics for regular sessions include, but are not limited to, the following:
1. Product and Process Innovation
2. Production and Operation Management
3. Technology Management
4. Management of Research and Development
5. Information Technology Management
6. Total Quality Management
7. Project Management
8. Supply Chain Management
9. Management Issues relating to E-Commerce and Internet
10. Software Engineering Management
11. Impact of Internet on Business and Management
10. Management Issues of Asia-Pacific Countries

Full paper (max. 6 pages) in double column format, including paper title,
authors' names and affiliation, and short abstract are requested. Authors
are encouraged to submit the paper in electronic form. For hardcopy, please
submit two copies for each paper. Once accepted, authors will be given
detailed instruction to prepare the final camera-ready paper for the
conference proceedings.


Deadline for Submission of Papers 15 June 2000

Notification of Acceptance 15 Jul 2000

Camera-Ready Copy Due 30 Sep 2000

Authors may send in their papers

* in electronic form to:

* in hardcopy form to the ICMIT 2000 Conference Secretariat:
Integrated Meetings Specialist Pte Ltd
Robinson Road Post Office
P O Box 1631, Singapore 903231
(Please note of the change of this address - in line with most of IEEE
Singapore Section's functions, we are currently engaging IMS as our
secretariat - more information about IMS can be obtained from or

International Advisory Panel (Partial list)
D.S.BAI, Vice-President, KIAST, Korea
T.C.Edwin CHENG, Vice-President, HKPolyU, Hong Kong
Gerard H. (Gus) GAYNOR, GH Gaynor & Assoc, USA
T.N. GOH, Professor & Dept Head, National Univ of Singapore, Singapore
H. James HARRINGTON, Principal of Ernst and Young LLP, USA
K.C. KAPUR, Professor and Programme Director, Univ of Washington, USA
D.F. KOCAOGLU, Editor of IEEE Trans Eng Management, USA
W. KUO, Professor and Dept Head, Texas A&M Univ, USA
Arnold De MEYER, Associate Dean, INSEAD, France
D.N. P. MURTHY, Professor & Director of Eng Management, Univ of Queensland,
Tuneo NAKAHARA, Executive Adviser to CEO, Sumitomo Electric Industries,
J. PARNABY, Past President of IEE, Lucas Industries, UK
A. ROBERTS, President of IEE, UK
M.T. TABUCANON, Provost, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
I YAMADA, Managing Director of Mitsubishi Research, Japan
Ya-qin ZHANG, Chief Scientist and Research Manager, Microsoft Research,

NOTE - Formation of International Programme committee - This committee is
currently being formed. If you are interested in serving in this committee,
please send your resume to M.Xie@IEEE.ORG for the consideration by the
organising committee. The committee members are expected to distribute the
announcement, source for submission, help in reviewing papers, and
participate in this conference.

Conference Organising Committee
General Chair
Say-Wei FOO,
Vice Chair
Hung-Kei TANG,
Finance Chair
Kenny LEE,
Technical Program Chair
Alvis Cheuk-Ming FONG,
Tutorial Chair
Se-An ANG,
Publication Chair
Exhibit Chair
Publicity Chair
Guan-Yue HONG,

Please contact respect chairperson for specific information.

Conference fee (early bird - before 1 Sept 2000) in Singapore dollar:
IEEE Members and Speakers 650.00 (600.00)
Student 180.00 (150.00)
Others 725.00 (675.00)

All payment should be made to "IEEE Singapore ICMIT 2000".
Please contact the secretariat ( for credit card payment.

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