BIOGRAPHY

Raid Al-Aomar

MEM Program Director, Abu Dhabi University, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Raid Al-Aomar is a professor of Industrial Engineering and the director of Master of Engineering Management (MEM) program at Abu Dhabi University in the UAE. He holds a PhD in Industrial Engineering/Operations Research from Wayne State University in Detroit, USA. He has over 20 years of experience at companies and universities in Jordan, USA, and UAE with about 50 publications in the field of Industrial Engineering. He is also a professional trainer and a consultant on deploying Lean Six Sigma systems, Supply Chain, & Quality Management. He worked on many projects with the Auto Industry in Detroit and delivered many training courses to professionals in private and public companies in KSA, Bahrain, and the UAE. He is the author of “Process Simulation using WITNESS” and "Simulation-based Lean Six Sigma and Design for Six Sigma" books from John Wiley. Dr. Al-Aomar’s research interests include Simulation-based Optimization, Operations and Supply Chain Management, and Lean Six Sigma Systems.