2nd Annual Pursuit of Operational Excellence (OpEx) Conference

October 10-11, 2013

Engineering & Science Building Rotunda, ITC Complex - Thursday, Oct. 10
Old Union Hall / Mandela Room - Friday, Oct. 11
Binghamton University Campus

The Systems Science and Industrial Engineering (SSIE) Department of the Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science at Binghamton University proudly presents its second annual Pursuit of Operational Excellence event. This Conference will facilitate improved associations between industry professionals, the SSIE Department, and SSIE students. Industry professionals will leave this Conference with better insights as to how industrial and systems engineering can optimize their operations.

The Conference will highlight the potential for utilizing the full capabilities of industrial and systems engineering practice offered by the SSIE Department and student body, providing case examples.

The 2nd Annual Pursuit of Operational Excellence Conference will be held in conjunction with Alumni Weekend and will feature speakers from industry, professors, and alumni from the SSIE Department. Presentations and discussions will be held in the areas of healthcare systems, energy, and industrial solutions.  Participants will gain knowledge on how industrial engineers can lead to simplifying complex systems and can contribute to the success of an organization.

This Conference is co-sponsored with Binghamton University's IIE Student Chapter and Alpha Pi Mu..

Featured Speaker


Rick Duha

  • Continuous Improvement Leadership
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Lean Manufacturing

 Who Should Attend

This event is encouraged for a broad spectrum of technical and managerial backgrounds. Among those who can truly benefit from attending the event are:

  • Managers and engineering support personnel
  • Industry, government, hospital, military, and university personnel
  • All those involved in hiring from the technical pool of college graduates
  • Binghamton University Alumni

The event is offered in conjunction with:

Lockheed Martin
BAE Systems
Cook Brothers Companies
XONITEK Consulting Group Int'l LLC
Hidden Valley Electronics
Johnson Outdoors
Sanmina-SCI Owego
Innovation Associates
Raymond Corporation
Broome County Industrial Dev. Agency
PB Industries
United Health Services
Endicott Interconnect

International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE)

Last Updated: 8/8/16