The 40th International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering (CIE40) is organized to disseminate recent theoretical and methodological developments, significant technical applications, case studies and survey results in the area of Computers, Industrial Engineering, Management and other related areas. The Sponsor of this series of International Conferences is Computers & Industrial Engineering: An International Journal. It is hosted and organized by Kobe Gakuin University. Awaji Island will be the venue of CIE40, from July 26-28, 2010. The conference will provide a very good opportunity for researchers and professionals of industrial engineering to exchange their ideas, gain insight from industry leaders, and enjoy the charm of the Japanese history in the summer, the best season of the year in Japan.



  • Computers & Industrial Engineering: An International Journal


  • Japan Federation of Management related Academies(JFMA)
    (Japan Industrial Management Association (JIMA), Japan Association for Management Systems (JAMS), Japan Society of Security Management (JSSM), Japan Society for Information and Management (JSIM), and other 56 associations)
  • The Operational Research Society of Japan (ORSJ)
  • The Japan Institute of Industrial Engineering (JIIE)
  • The Kansai Productivity Center (KPC) (The Kansai Institute of Industrial Engineering (KIIE))
  • IEEE Kansai Section
  • Fuzzy Logic Systems Institute (FLSI)
  • The Korea Institute of Industrial Engineering (KIIE)
  • The Japanese Society for Quality Control (JSQC)
  • The Chinese Institute of Industrial Engineering (CIIE)
  • Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Society (APIEMS)