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College of Computer Science and Engineering


Systems Engineering Department

Presents Public Seminar


Challenges and Opportunities of Lean and Six Sigma for Saudi Industries


Date: Tuesday, Jan 08, 2019

Time:  03:00 pm – 04:00 pm

Location: Building 24, Room 127



Dr. Ahmed Aljabr, Phd

President of Industrial Engineering & Operations Management Society, “IEOM”

Saudi Arabian Chapter



             What is Six Sigma?

             Is the interest to Six Sigma declining?

             What makes Six Sigma easy to implement?

             What Six Sigma potential Growth?

             Is Companies are becoming more aware of Six Sigma program?

             Is Multinational companies are enforcing suppliers to implement the program?


Speaker Bio:

Dr. Ahmed Aljabr is the President of Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Society “IEOM” -Saudi Arabian Chapter, Faculty Member in the Industrial Engineering Programs at Lawrence Technological University in Michigan, USA, and Lean Six Sigma Master Blackbelt Certified "CLSSMBB".

His experience span most industries and operational areas with 15 years of work experience and representative clients include Aramco, Haded, SABIC, Jubail Industrial City, Ford Motor Company, Chrysler, General Motors, AT&T, DMC, Chase, Comerica, Detroit Medical Center, DTE, Fiat, GlaxoSmithKline.

He has BS in Mechanical Engineering, MS in Manufacturing System Engineering, MS in Engineering Management, PhD in Manufacturing System Engineering, and Post-doctorate in Industrial Engineering.

He has completed his PhD dissertation with Saudi Aramco Company and Lawrence Technological University in Application for Lean and Six Sigma and Operational Excellence Practices in the Saudi Oil and Gaz Industry.



All faculty, researchers and graduate students are invited to attend.


Systems Engineering Department, College of Computer Sciences and Engineering

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08 Jan 2019


03:00 PM to 04:00 PM