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Natalie Cherbaka 

Collegiate Associate Professor

Virginia Tech University

Mario C.

Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Universidad EAFIT, Medellín, Colombia

Rosa G. González Ramírez 

Research Professor

Universidad de Los Andes, Santiago, Chile

Nick Krzyminski

Manufacturing Sales Representative

Matthews Automation Solutions


Professor of Management Information Systems

Penn State University – Berks

Kemper Lewis 

Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

University at Buffalo

Dave Lippert


Hamilton Caster & Manufacturing Company

Timothy I. Matis 

Associate Professor

Texas Tech University

Chase Murray

Assistant Professor

University at Buffalo, SUNY

Victor Paquet

Chair and  Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering

University at Buffalo, SUNY

John Paxton

Chief Executive Officer

Material Handling Institute

Jen Pazour 

Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

J. David Porter

Professor of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

Oregon State University

Fabio Sgarbossa 

Professor of Industrial Logistics

Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Alice E. Smith

Joe W. Forehand/Accenture Distinguished Professor

Auburn University