Kin Keung Lai
K. K. Lai received his Ph.D. degree from Michigan State University in USA in 1977. Currently, he is a Chair Professor of management sciences at City University of Hong Kong. Prior to his current post, he was a Senior Operational Research Analyst at Cathay Pacific Airways and an Area Manager for marketing information systems at Union Carbide Eastern. He is the President of the Asia-Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Society, the General Secretary of the Hong Kong Operational Research Society, and a Council Member of the International Federation of Operations Research Societies. He is also a Coeditor of 8 journals including the Journal of Operational Research Society, and the Managing Editor of the book series Lecture Notes in Decision Science. Lai published four monographs and over 100 journal papers. He was also appointed as a General Chair or Program Chair in many international conferences. His main research interests include supply chain and operations management, computational intelligence, and risk analysis.
Biography Updated on 23 June 2013