Dr. Mario Ferrer is an Assistant Professor of Operations Management at Alfaisal University in Saudi Arabia. He was previously working as an Assistant Professor of Procurement and supply Chain at Central Queensland University, Australia. He has extensive experience as a Logistics Manager. He has an active interest in supply chain relationships, operations management, and service supply chain. He is also a member of CINet, continuous innovation network, Intellectbase, and Logistics Association Australia.
Central Queensland University Australia
Central Queensland University, Australia
Member of CILT (Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, UAE)
Member of Intellectbase; An international academic consortium
Member of the Logistics Association of Australia (LAA)
RESEARCH CENTRES/GROUP MEMBERSHIPS
GEMOP (UAC, Colombia)
SIMOPT (FCIMEC, Colombia)
Alfaisal COB Outstanding Research Award for the Year 2013-2014
Emerald Literati Outstanding paper Award. Highly commended paper. Supply chain collaboration: capabilities for continuous innovation,2009
Industry Impact Award, granted by a panel from European industry in the 9th International continuous innovation (CINet) Conference in Valencia, Spain, September, 2008
UPRA Schoalrship Awarded by the Commonwealth of Australia, 2004.
2nd annual workshop for CINet Young Academics (CIYA), Brisbane (Australia) Co-organizer of the 10th International Cinet Conference (Brisbane, Australia)
1st Alfaisal COB Kaizen workshop, May ,2014.
Research projects approved and funded by Alfaisal University in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia:
Supply chain relationships and practices in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (PI)
The enabling role of e-government in attaining performance excellence (Co-I)
Medical Tourism Supply Chain in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (PI)
The role of NICT in the Smart City: Stage I (CO-I)