IISE Logistics and Supply Chain (LSC) division Outstanding Industry Practitioner Award

The purpose of the Logistics and Supply Chain (LSC) Division Outstanding Industry Practitioner Award is to recognize excellence in industry practice of logistics and supply chain concepts and techniques. The objectives of the award are to show appreciation to the industry practitioners of IISE who are outstanding in implementing logistics and supply chain techniques, as well as to encourage practitioners, via recognition, to raise standards in the practice and dissemination of logistics and supply chain concepts in engineering. The award will be presented at the upcoming IISE Annual Conference & Expo, Seattle, WA, May 21-24, 2022.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The candidate must be a member of IISE and the LSC division.
  • The applied case/project for which the candidate is being recognized must make a considerable contribution to the logistics and/or supply chain management practice.
  • The candidate should have industry experience in logistics and/or supply chain for at least three years.

The candidate can be nominated by a colleague within their own company, or outside of their organization. The following documents will be asked for the nomination:

  • Letters of support from the nominator and two other individuals.
  • Project summary and supporting items such as software, material or techniques used in industry practice for which the candidate is being recognized.
  • Curriculum Vitae of the candidate.
  • A one-page reflective statement by the individual being nominated.

Nominations are due March 1, 2022 (extended due date), by 11:59 p.m. PST. Please email the entire nomination package either as a single PDF or a single compressed/zipped file to iiselscawards@gmail.com to the attention of the LSC Division Awards Co-Directors for full consideration. There is no application fee.

For any questions, please contact the LSC Division Award Co-Directors Hector Vergara and Mohamed Awwad or Brian Charles at IISE.

2021 Winner

Jake Harris
FedEx Ground

Past Winners

Logistics and Supply Chain (LSC) Division Page