Advances in information technology, computing, and transportation have enabled the movement of information, people, goods, and services to cross the physical boundaries of nations rapidly. Trades and businesses networking become globalised. To remain relevant, academia has to create and join international networks. As an academician, some of my involvement in international activities are as summarised below:
(i) Reviewers for International Journals (Publons)
(ii) Secondment/attachment to international institutions/Invited Speaker
(iii) Supervision of International Students
(iv) International Affiliations/Memberships
(v) Technical Committee (TC) / Review Editorial Board, 4th European Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Conference in Rome, Italy: August 2-5, 2021. http://ieomsociety.org/rome2020/
(vi) Lean Six Sigma Competition Chair; Track Chair (IE/OM in Asia), 2nd Asia Pacific Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Surakarta, Indonesia (Virtual), September 14-16, 2021.