Dr. Bassel Kassem
Assistant Professor - College of Business Administration
- Dr Bassel Kassem is an Assistant Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management at the College of Business Administration at the American University in the Emirates (AUE). Prior to joining AUE, Dr Kassem spent a postdoctoral research period at the Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering at Politecnico di Milano, Italy—where he also used to teach Operations Management and problem-solving topics to master’s students.
Dr Kassem holds a PhD in Management Engineering with a specialization in Operational Excellence Research and a master’s degree in Management Engineering from Politecnico di Milano, Italy. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Lebanese American University, Lebanon.
Dr Kassem loves to mix teaching, research, and consulting to acquire new knowledge for the sake of his students, employees, and managers in service and manufacturing companies. He has consultancy experience in areas ranging from production and logistics to supply chain management and Lean Production.
Dr Kassem’s main research interest is the implementation of Industry 4.0 and Lean Production in manufacturing companies to achieve operational excellence. He is the author of numerous conference papers and articles on the topic of Lean 4.0, in addition to other topics.
|01/01/2021||Being lean: how to shape digital transformation in the manufacturing sector||34|
|01/01/2023||Introducing Lean practices through simulation: A case study in an Italian SME||2|
|11/03/2023||Lean monitoring: action research in manufacturing||2|
|01/01/2021||Discovering Artificial Intelligence Implementation and Insights for Lean Production||1|
|01/01/2021||Implementation of Digital Tools for Lean Manufacturing: An Empirical Analysis||1|
|01/01/2020||JIT Implementation in Manufacturing: The Case of Giacomini SPA||4|
|01/01/2020||Lean and Sustainable Continuous Improvement: Assessment of People Potential Contribution||5|
|01/01/2021||Lean Monitoring: Boosting KPIs Processing Through Lean||1|
|01/01/2021||Lean Office in a Manufacturing Company||2|
|01/01/2021||Lean Thinking Application in the Healthcare Sector||1|
|01/01/2021||Lean Warehousing: Enhancing Productivity Through Lean||0|
|01/01/2021||Industry 4.0 and the human asset: skills 4.0||1|
|01/01/2021||Lean supply chain and industry 4.0: a study of the interactions among practices and technologies||0|
|01/01/2019||The interaction between lean production and industry 4.0: Mapping the current state of literature and highlighting gaps||4|
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