Committees

Steering Committee

  • Prof. Sushil GuptaExecutive Director, Production and Operations Management Society (Florida International University, USA )
  • Prof. Nagesh MurthyAssociate Executive Director for Global Initiatives and Outreach, Production and Operations Management Society (University of Oregon, USA)
  • Prof. J. George Shanthikumar, President, Production and Operations Management Society (Purdue University, USA)
  • Prof. Chelliah SriskandarajahVice-President, Finance, Production and Operations Management Society (Texas A & M University, USA)
  • Prof. G.B.B. Herath, Dean, Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. K.B.S.N. Jinadasa (Actg.)Director, International Research Center, University of Peradeniya
  • Dr. C.D. Senanayake, Head, Dept. of Manufacturing & Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka (Convener of the Steering Committee)

Conference Chair

  • Dr. Asela K. Kulatunga, Dept. of Manufacturing & Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Local Advisory Committee

  • Prof. Leelananda Rajapaksha, Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. (Ms.) A. J. Pinidiyaararchchi, Head, Dept. of Computer & Statistics, Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. S. Maheshwaran, Head, Dept. of Operations Managment, Faculty of Managment, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Rochana Meegaskubura, Head, Dept. of Engineering Mathematics, Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Industry Advisory Panel

  • Dr. Chandika Wickramatilake, General Manager - Autonomation, MAS Intimates (Pvt) Ltd
  • Ms. Gayani de AlwisChairperson, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Sri Lanka
  • Mr. Chathura DissanayakeHead - Supply Chain, Brandix Lanka (Pvt) Ltd
  • Mr. Nisal PereraCEO, Ceylex Engineering (Pvt) Ltd
  • Mr. Nirosh De SilvaGeneral Manager - Technical Lion Brewery (Ceylon) PLC, Sri Lanka.
  • Mr. Damith AbeyratneHead - Customer Service & Logistics, Unilever Sri Lanka Ltd
  • Mr. Sanjeewa JayasundaraHead - Supply Chain, Ceylon Cold Stores (Pvt) Ltd
  • Mr. Priyantha Wettewa,Operations Manager  Regnis Appliances (Pvt) Ltd

Organizing Committee

  • Dr. Kanthi Perera, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Risheeka A. Ekanayake, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Tharanga Rajapaksha, University of Florida, USA
  • Dr. Chamila K. Walgampaya, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. (Ms.) G. W. R. M. R. Palamakumbura, University of Peradeniya,Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Aruna Manipura, University of Peradeniya,Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Pramila Gamage, University of Peradeniya,Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Janaka Rajaguru, University of Peradeniya,Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Nanda Gunawardana, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. R.D. Nawarathna, University of Peradeniya,Sri Lanka
  • Dr. S.P. Abeysundara, University of Peradeniya,Sri Lanka
  • Mr. Mahanama Dharmawardane, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Mr. Namal Bandaranayake, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Ms. Kamani Sylva, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Mr. Amila Bandara, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Mr. Malan Jayawickrama, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Ms. Iresha Ekanayake, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Mr. S.M. Dissanayake, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Ms. Subhani Kumarasinghe, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Mr. Dharshana Athauda, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

International Scientific Committee

  • Prof. Bala Shetty, University of Texas A&M, College Station, USA
  • Prof. Ray Venkataraman, PennState University, Behrend USA
  • Prof. Jatinder (Jeet) N. D. Gupta, University of Alabama, Huntsville, USA
  • Prof. H.D. Dietrich University of Bremen, Germany
  • Prof. Gamini Dissanayake, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
  • Prof. Jose Arturo Garza-Reyes, University of Derby, UK
  • Prof. Chandima Ratnayake, University of Stavenger, Norway
  • Associate Prof. F. Badurdeen, University of Kentucky, USA
  • Associate Prof.  Shree Ram Khadka, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
  • Associate Prof. K. Jayakrishna, Vellore Institute of Technology, India
  • Associate Prof. Ahad Ali, Lawrence Technological University, USA
  • Dr. Senevi Kiridena University of Wollongong. NSW, Australia
  • Dr. Nihal Jayamaha, Massey University, New Zealand
  • Dr. D.A.A.C. Ratnaweera, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Anura P. Ratnayake , University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Janaka R. Gamage, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Thashika Rupasinghe, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Dharshana Deegahawatura, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Erandi J. Wattegama, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka
  • Ms. Vijitha Ratnayake, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Mr. Prabhath Gunathilake, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
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