2016-2019 International Council

The International Council coordinates IISE's efforts on global opportunities, works to increase the number of international members, and helps promote the recognition of industrial engineers globally.

International Council Roster

International Council Chair
Eileen Van Aken
Virginia Tech
1145 Perry Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Asian Region Vice President (Region 15) 
George Huang
Professor and Head of Department
Dept. of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering
The University of Hong Kong
Room 8-18/8-13 Haking Wong Bldg.
Pokfulam Rd.
Hong Kong

Central/South American Region Vice President (Region 16) 
Diógenes Alvarez
Professor of Industrial Engineering, Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica
Professor Masters Program Planning, Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica
Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica
Post Code 10804
Apartado 6983-1000
San José, Costa Rica

Mexican Region Vice President (Region 13)
Margarita Ponce
Professor, Logistics and Industrial Engineering Dept.
Puebla Institute of Technology
Avenida Tecnológico
No. 420 Colonia Maravillas
Puebla, Mexico  72220