• We welcome you to the 23rd Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering & Management Systems (APIEMS) 2023 conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Our main objective is to bring together academics, scientists, engineers, and industry researchers to discuss the practical difficulties faced and the solutions chosen while exchanging experiences and research findings concerning the majority of industrial engineering and management topics.

    APIEMS 2023 promises to be both stimulating and informative. APIEMS2023 will host invited sessions, technical workshops, and discussions with eminent speakers at a global scale covering a wide range of industrial engineering and business context.

    We look forward to seeing all of you at the conference on October 2023.

    Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Mohd Helmi Ali
    Conference Chair

Conference Will Start in



Industrial engineering was sprouted from major engineering disciplines that called for better professional understanding of industrialization. Ever since, our discipline has been the star role player in confronting emerging industries; be it manufacturing, service, high tech products, outer space technology, information technology, industrial policy, ergonomics, and now world’s greatest concern, sustainable development. The Core value of APIEMS is associating and exchanging the better industrial engineering education, researches, and exchange information from different countries.


APIEMS2023 will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. APIEMS2023 conference continues the series of APIEMS webinar to provide a forum for exchanging ideas and information about latest developments in the field of industrial engineering and management system among professionals from Asia-Pacific countries.

Hosting Organizations

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia

CO-Organizers & Partners

  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, UTM, Malaysia
  • Asia University, Taiwan
  • De La Salle University, Philippines
  • University of Glasgow, United Kindom
  • UK, China & Malaysia Nottingham University Business School
Meet Our Speakers

We will bring World Distinguished Speakers in Industrial Engineering and Management to Kuala Lumpur in 2023. 

Professor Dr. Stefan Minner

Keynote Speaker

Professor Dr. Ming Xu

Keynote Speaker


Industry Speaker

Important Dates

  • Online submission open: March 15th, 2023 (Wed)
  • Submission Deadline of Abstract: June 16th, 2023 (Fri)
  • Notification of Acceptance : July 17th, 2023 (Mon)
  • Full Paper Submission : Aug 30th, 2023 (Wed)-optional
  • Welcome Cocktail and Registration: Oct 22nd, 2023 (Sun)
  • Conference Date : Oct 22nd – 26th, 2023 (Sun – Thu)
“Industrial Engineering Empowering Business Sustainability ”
Topic of Interests
  • Circular Economy & Sustainability Production & Operation
  • Sustainable Development Goals & Sustainable Lifestyle
  • Business & Economic Decision-Making Model
  • Sustainable Operations Research
  • Management Science
  • Technology Management
  • Green Innovation
  • Sustainable Finance & Supply Chain Management
  • Digital Transformation

Conference Chairs

  1. Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Mohd Helmi Ali, Graduate School of Business, UKM, Malaysia
  2. Prof. Dr. Zafir Khan Mohamed Makhbul, Graduate School of Business, UKM, Malaysia

Organizing Committee Chairs

Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Mohd Helmi Ali
(UKM- Graduate School of Business)


Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Khairur Rijal Jamaludin,
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.

Programme Chairs

  1. Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Mohd Helmi Ali, Graduate School of Business, UKM, Malaysia
  2. Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Khairur Rijal Jamaludin, UTM, Malaysia
  3. Prof. Dr. Ming Lang Tseng, Asia University, Taiwan
  4. Prof. Dr. Ming K. Lim, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
  5. Prof. Dr. Kim Hua Tan, UK Nottingham University Business School
  6. Prof. Dr. (Anthony) Shun Fung Chiu, De La Salle University, Philippines
  7. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nor Aida Abdul Rahman, University of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

APIEMS Fellows / Board Members / International Advisory

Abdul Hakim Halim
Andi Cakravastia
Nyoman Pujawan
Dradjad Irianto
The Jin Ai
Anas Ma’ruf

Bhaskar Bhandarkar

Mitsuo Gen
Kazuyoshi Ishii
Hirokazu Kono
Takashi Oyabu
Katsuhiko Takahashi
Kinya Tamaki
Kenichi Nakashima
Hidetaka Nambo
Takashi Irohara

Hark Hwang
Mooyoung Jung
Kwang-Jae Kim
Chi-Hyuck Jun
Kap Hwan Kim
Min K. Chung
Jaewook Lee
Byung-In Kim
Ilkyeong Moon
Dong-Ho Lee
Kwanyeol Ryu
Kun Soo Park
Jong-Seok Lee

Anthony SF Chiu
Charlle Sy
Kathleen B. Aviso
Anna Bella Siriban-Manalang

Hong Kong
Kin Keung Lai
George Q. Huang
Richard Ying-Kit Fung
Fugee Tsung

Anthony Haloe (Uni. Of Maine)
Jennifer H. Grenville (Uni. Of Oregon)
John Groth (Texas Uni.)
Joseph Sarkis (Warcester Polytechnic Inst.)
Prof. Keah Choon Tan (University of Neveda, Las Vegas)
Dr. James Cross (University of Neveda, Las Vegas)

United Kingdom
K.H. Tan (Uni. Of Nottingham)
H.K. Chan (Uni. Of Nottingham)


Erhan Kozan

Ho Thanh Phong

Baoding Liu
Jin Peng
JinWu Gao
LiXing Yang
Shouyang Wang
Hing Kai Chan
Shanlin Yang
Runliang Dou
Zhen He
Feng Wu

Zahari Taha
Kim Hau Tan
Sha’ri bin Mohd Yusof
Mohd Helmi Bin Ali
Khairur Rijal Jamaluddin 
Ming K Lim

Rapeepan Pitakaso
Voratas Kachitvichyanukul
Kanchana Sethanan
Huynh Trung Luong

Bernard Jiang
Mao Jiun Wang
David M.C. Wu
Yon-Chun Chou
Tsong-Ming Lin
Ming Lang Tseng
C. J. Liao
Chen-Fu Chien
Du-Ming Tsai
Chin-Yin Huang
Shu-Kai S.Fan
Ching-Jung Ting
Li-Chih Wang
Kuo-Hao Chang
Jei-Zheng Wu
Yi-Kuei Lin
Neng-Shu Yan


Conference Venues

Royale Chulan Hotel,
5, Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Grand Ballroom


Conference Room

Registration Fee
Be hurry! Early Registration on/before June 16th, 2023.

*Exchange rate: RM4.50  = 1 USD


Early bird (before June 16th, 2023)
  • Student (Malaysian universities) RM 1200
  • Student (Non Malaysian universities) USD 350 (RM1600)
  • Regular USD 500 (RM2300)
Register Now


  • Student (Malaysian universities) RM 1400
  • Student (Non Malaysian universities) USD 400 (RM1800)
  • Regular USD 550 (RM2500)
Register Now
Conference Program
Day 1, October 22, 2023

Welcome Cocktail and Registration


16:00 – 19:30Registration
18:00 – 19:30Welcome Dinner
Day 2 , October 23, 2023

Opening Ceremony


08:00 – 09:00Registration
09:00 – 09:30Opening Ceremony
09:30 – 10:00Keynote Speaker
10:00 – 10:30Coffee break
10:30 – 12:00Keynote Speaker
12:00 – 13:30Lunch break
13:00 – 15:15Parallel section / APIEMS Fellow & Board Meeting
15:00 – 15:30Coffee break & Poster presentation
15:30 – 17:15Parallel Section
18:00 – 19:30Welcome Party: APIEMS Board Dinner
Day 3 , October 24, 2023

Parallel Session


08:15 – 10:00Parallel section
10:00 – 10:30Coffee break / Poster presentation
10:30 – 12:00Parallel section
12:00 – 13:30Lunch break
13:30 – 15:00Parallel section 
15:00 – 15:30Coffee break & Poster presentation
15:30 – 17:15Parallel Section
Day 4 , October 25, 2023

Parallel Session


08:15 – 10:00Parallel section
10:00 – 10:30Coffee break / Poster presentation
10:30 – 12:00Parallel section
12:00 – 13:30Lunch break
13:30 – 15:00Parallel section 
15:00 – 15:30Coffee break & Poster presentation
15:30 – 17:15Parallel Section
18:00 – 19:15Conference Gala Dinner (Best paper award)
Day 5 , October 26, 2023

Online Presentation


08:15 – 10:15Online MS Team Presentation
10:15 – 10:30Coffee break
10:30 – 12:15Online MS Team Presentation

Publication Opportunities

Excellent papers accepted and presented in this conference will be reviewed and recommended for publication in the special issue ;

  • Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering (JIPE)
  • Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems.
  • Book Chapter by PENERBIT Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
  • More SIs coming soon.

APIEMS 2023 Award


Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Mohd Helmi Ali
+60 18-777 6445

Dr. Mazzlida Mat Deli
+60 13-272 5590


[email protected]