Seminar with Mr. Jamie J. Ecker, Advanced
Development Engineer, Magna Composites.
"Magna Exteriors and Interiors Composite Systems Overview" by Mr. Jamie J. Ecker.
research presentaiton by Abdullah Aldakhil.
Title: "The impact of information technology use on
supply chain practices".
Seminar with Dr. Hassan Hassab-Elnaby, Assistant
Director of Manufacturing and Technology Management Ph.D. Program at the University
Research presentation: "Impact of the
Sarbanes-Oxley Act on the relation between debt covenant violation and earnings management" by
Dr. Hassan Hassab-Elnaby.
Student research presentation by David M. Nelson.
Title: "Life cycle cost of international
operations TARTA public transportation Toledo, Ohio."
Seminar with Dr. Hokey Min, James R. Good Chair of
Global Strategy at Bowling Green State University.
Research presentation on "Global supply chain risk
management: An overview and research agenda" by Dr. Hokey Min.
Seminar with Dr. Dale Dwyer and Mr. Seth
Powless on Distance Learning.
Student research presentation by Kihuyn
Title: "A model of system reconfigurability and
pedagogical usability in an E-learning context revisited: Replication and extension."
Faculty discussant: Dr. T.S. Ragu-Nathan.
Student discussant: Melvin Williams.
Seminar with Dr. Mark Vonderembse, Professor and
Director of Manufacturing and Technology Management Ph.D. Program at The University
Presentation on "Ph.D. program's history and
evolving research" by Dr. Mark Vonderembse.
Seminar with Dr. Morgan Swink,
Professor and Eli Broad Legacy Fellow of Operations and Supply Chain Management at
Michigan State University,
Co-Editor in Chief of Journal of Operations Management.
Research presentation on "Supply chain
organizational structures within larger corporations" by Dr. Morgan Swink.
Seminar on "Instrument development -
Psychometric measurement" by Dr. Michael J. Zickar, Chair of Psychology Department at Bowling
Green State University, Bowling Green, OH.
Student research presentation by Oanh Tran.
"The roles of advanced manufacturing technologies in mediating supplier integration
manufacturing competitive capabilities relationship."
Seminar on "Global supply chain issues:
2009 and beyond" by Todd Mahaney, Vice President of Global Supply Chain at Invensys.
Student research presentation by Ericka Marsillac.
"Measuring the environmental impact of a product."
Faculty discussant: Dr. Hassan Hassab-Elnaby.
Student discussant: David Dobrzykowski.
Student research presentation by David
Title: "Effective integration of e-technologies
and lean pratices: Supply chain performance in product and service focused firms."
Faculty discussant: Dr. Thuong Le.
Student discussant: Erika Marsillac.
Student roundtable discussion of conference preparation
and proceeding publications strategies.
Seminar on "Teaching effectiveness:
Macro conditions, class organization, and delivery" by Dr. Don Beeman, Director of
International Business Institute, Department of Marketing and International Business,
College of Business, UT.
Seminar on "Resources available for Ph.D.
dissertations" by Dr. Dwight Haase, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, UT.
Student research presentation by Mark
Title: "Offshore outsourcing strategy from
internationalization process perspective."
Faculty discussant: Dr. Monideepa Tarafdar.
Student discussant: Sufian Qrunfleh.
Student roundtable discussions of teaching experience,
conference preparation, research assistance resources, and research collaboration.
Student research presentation by
Title: "Envisioning for product development
performance: An empirical analysis."
Faculty discussant: Dr. William Doll.
Student discussant: Mark Yang.