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Professor Kim Hua Tan

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BEng (UTM), MSc (LiU, Sweden), PhD (Cambridge), PGCHE (The University of Nottingham), SFHEA (Higher Education Academy)
Professor of Operations and Innovation Management

Division: Operations Management and Information Systems
E-mail: Kim.Tan@nottingham.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 115 8467749
Location: C06 (Si Yuan Building, Jubilee Campus)

Dr. Kim Hua Tan is a Professor in Operations and Innovation Management. Prior to this, he was a researcher and teaching assistant at Centre for Strategy and Performance, University of Cambridge. Dr. Tan spent many years in industry, before joining academia in 1999. His current research interests are lean management, operations strategy, decision making, and supply chain risk management. Dr. Tan has published a book called 'Winning Decisions: Translating Business Strategy into Action Plans,' and numerous articles in academic journals such as Decision Sciences, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, International Journal of Production Economics, International Journal of Innovation Management, and others.

Research Interests
Operations Strategy; Sustainable Manufacturing, Performance Measurement; Lean Management; Big data (competence sets); Supply Chain Innovation Capabilities

I am the module convenor for the following modules:
• Operations Strategy
• Quality Management and Techniques for Industry
• Design of Operations Facilities and Systems
• Lean Techniques and Performance Measurement
• Supply Chain Management

I also teach the Lean Techniques and Performance Measurement module. I supervise around 7 or 8 MSc and MBA dissertations and internships on Operations Management every year.


Undergraduate

Operations Strategy (N13814)


MSc

Managing Operations (N14C30)
Quality Management and Techniques for Industry (N14C29)

External Exminerships & Validations
2012 - 2016    Lancaster Management School
2009 - 2012    Aberdeen Business School
2006 - 2010    Greenich Business School, MSc in E-Logistics
Current Research Activities
• Infrastructure for Managing Supply Chain Competence funded by EPSRC New Economic Models in the Digital Economy (NEMODE)

• Harvesting Big Data for Innovation: An Analytics Infrastructure for Managing Supply Chain Competence Sets, funded by SPARK Fund.

• Exploring Quality Risk in the Food Supply Chain: strategic insights from horsemeat scandals funded by Charted Institute of Logistic Transport (CILT) (with Dr. Tse, York University)

• Food supply chain integrity

• Lean management

• The Application of Management Simulation and Gaming in Classroom Teaching Operations strategy implementation

• Decision visibility and Rapid Decision Modelling

• Supply Chain Innovation

Previous Projects:

• The unintended effects of environment regulation and performance measurement funded by Tsinghua/Nottingham Research and Teaching Fund

• Lean Management LeanEA Production and Profitability improvement in Serbia Enterprises by adopting Lean Thinking Philosophy and strengthening Enterprise Academia connections (funded by Tempus EU)

• The Unintended and Indirect Effects of Performance Measurement and Regulation on UK Productivity: A Multidisciplinary Overview

• Closing the Gap (with Leeds, Exeter, Loughborough, and Essex Universities), EPSRC (IdeaFactory)

• Interactive Games for Problem-Based Learning in Operations Management funded by Centre for Integrative Learning

• Operations Improvement using Lean Six Sigma"Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project with Fluorocarbon Bakeware Systems Limited. Funded by DTI

• Supply chain development at different organisational growth stages between UK & Japanese enterprises. Funded by The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation (with Waseda Univesity, and Huddersfield University)

• Tool for Action Plan Selection (TAPS)

• Strategic Investment Decisions: A Resource Allocation and Analysis Tool (SIRAT)
• Strategic Decision Modeling : A Framework and Tool

• A Predictive Performance Measurement System

• Strategy Visualisation: Knowing, Understanding, and Formulating

• Exploring Strategies Of Distribution Networks In An Emerging Market

• Promoting the use of quality practices in the manufacturing industry in Malaysia: Initiatives, barriers and solutions.

Published Work: Highlights
     Emerald Literati Club Outstanding Paper Award.
International Collaborations, Organisation & Contributions
2009 - 2011    "Our Common future fellow", Volkswagen Foundation, Germany
2011 - 2011    Sheffield Management School
I am currently supervising the following Research Students:

Emmanuel Acho
 

Publications prior to 2005



Publications prior to 2005

Journal Articles

Ho, C.; Tan, K. (2004), "Measuring Operational Efficiency: An Approach Based on Data Envelopment Analysis", International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development, Vol.1 (2), pp.120-135.

Li, H.; Tan, K. (2004), "Taking Product to Market: A Selection Framework Based on Life Cycle Theories", International Journal of Services and Standards.

Li, H.; Tan, K. (2004), "SMEs Business Growth Model: A Medium to Big Effort", International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development, Vol.1 (3), pp.195-207.

Lim, S.; Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2004), "Retaining Knowledge", European Adhesives and Sealants, Vol.21 (1), pp.20-23.

Platts, K.; Tan, K. (2004), "Strategy Visualisation: Knowing, and Understanding Formulation", Management Decision, Vol.42 (5), pp.667-676.

Proctor, T.; Tan, K.; Fuse, K. (2004), "Cracking the Incremental Paradigm of Japanese Creativity", Creativity and Innovation Management Journal, Vol.13 (4), pp.207-215.

Tan, K.; Lim, C.; Koay, H.; Platts, K. (2004), "Application of the Fuzzy ARTMAP Neural Network to Classification of Manufacturing Technology Projects", WSEAS Transactions on Computers, Vol.2 (3), pp.636-642.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2004), "Operationalising Strategy: Mapping Manufacturing Variables", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.89 (3), pp.379-393.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2004), "Connectance Model Revisited: A Tool for Manufacturing Objective Deployment", Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, Vol.15 (2), pp.131-143.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2004), "A Connectance Based Managing for Managing Manufacturing Knowledge", Industrial Management and Data Systems, Vol.104 (2), pp.158-168.

Tan, K.; Platts, K.; Noble, J. (2004), "Building Performance through In-Process Measurement: Toward an 'Indicative' Scorecard for Business Excellence", International Journal of Productivity and Performance Measurement, Vol.53 (3), pp.245-260.

Yee, C.; Tan, K. (2004), "A Process and Tool for Supply Network Analysis", Industrial Management and Data Systems, Vol.104 (4), pp.355-363.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2003), "Linking Objects to Action Plans: A Decision Support Approach Based on the Connectance Concept", Decision Sciences, Vol.34 (3), pp.569-593.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2002), "Managing Manufacturing Action Plans", International Journal of Innovation Management, Vol.6 (4), pp.369-386.



Books

Proctor, T.; Tan, K. (2004), Creative Problem Solving for Executives and Managers, Institute of Manufacturing, University of Cambridge.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2003), Winning Decisions: Translating Business Strategy into Action Plans, University of Cambridge, CMIL.



Conferences

Koh, S.; Tan, K. 2004, "Translating Knowledge of Uncertainty in ERP-Controlled Manufacturing Environments into Business Strategy and Actions", at IMRC, Sheffield.

Li, H.; Tan, K. 2004, "A 'Medium to Big' Business Growth Model", at 9th Annual Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium, Cambridge, UK.

Lim, S.; Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2004, "The TAPS Way: Managing Manufacturing Operations Effectively", in the proceedings of the Sixth West Lake International Conference on Small & Medium Businesses.

Platts, K.; Mills, J.; Tan, K. 2004, "The Use of Visualisation in the Development and Implementation of Operations Strategy", at 10th International Conference on Industry, Engineering, and Management Systems, Florida, USA.

Tan, K.; Lim, C.; Koay, H.; Platts, K. 2004, "An Intelligent System for the Evaluation and Selection of Manufacturing Technology Projects", in the proceedings of the First International Congress on Logistics and SCM Systems, November, Waseda, Japan.

Tan, K.; Lim, C.; Platts, K.; Koay, H. 2004, "A Knowledge-Based Approach to Evaluating Manufacturing Technology", in the proceedings of 13th International Working Seminar on Production Economics.

Tan, K.; Lim, C.; Platts, K.; Koay, H. 2004, "A Knowledge-Based Approach to Evaluating Manufacturing Technology Investments", in the proceedings of the 13th International Working Seminar on Production Economics.

Tan, K.; Platts, K.; Lim, C.; Koay, H. 2004, "Managing Strategic Investments: Toward a Resource Allocation and Analysis Tool", in the proceedings of CMIS 2004, Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Unahabhokha, C.; Platts, K.; Tan, K. 2004, "A Model for Predictive Performance Measurement System", in the proceedings of the 13th International Working Seminar on Production Economics.

Yee, C.; Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2004, "Supply Network Strategy: A Framework and Tool", in the proceedings of the 13th International Working Seminar on Production Economics.

Yee, C.; Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2004, "A Process and Tool for 'Downstream' Supply Network Management", in the proceedings of the 13th International Working Seminar on Production Economics.

Platts, K.; Tan, K. 2003, "Strategy Visualisation: Knowing, and Understanding Formulation", at EuromaPOM2003 Conference, Lake Come, Italy.

Tan, K.; Lim, C.; Koay, H.; Platts, K. 2003, "A Hybrid Case-Based Reasoning Approach to Manufacturing Technology Project Evaluation", in the proceedings of the 8th UK CBR Workshop.

Tan, K.; Platts, K.; Noble, J. 2003, "Building Performance through In-Process Measurement: Toward and 'Indicative' Scorecard for Business Excellence", at Business Excellence Conference 2003, University of Minha, Portugal.

Unahabhokha, C.; Platts, K.; Tan, K. 2003, "Predictive Performance Measurement: Development and Use", at EuromaPOM2003 Conference, Lake Come, Italy.

Platts, K.; Tan, K. 2002, "Designing Linked Performance Measures - A Connectance Based Approach", in the proceedings of the International Working Seminar on Production Economics, Igls 2002, Austria.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2002, "TAPS in Action: A Process and Tool for Linking Manufacturing Objectives to Action Plans", in the proceedings of the International Working Seminar on Production Economics, Igls 2002, Austria.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2002, "Tool for Managers in Idea-Deficient Situations: A Connectance Approach to Manufacturing Knowledge Management", at Manufacturing Complexity Network Conference, Cambridge, April.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2002, "New Tool for Organisation Knowledge, Learning and Memory", at 7th Asia International Forum on Business Education (AFBE), Beijing, China.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2001, "Applying the Connectance Concept in Manufacturing Action Plans", at IFIP 5.7 Strategic Manufacturing Conference, Aaborg, Denmark.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2001, "A Process for Manufacturing Objectives Deployment", in the proceedings of the 12th Annual Conference of the Production and Operations Management Society, POM, Orlando, Florida.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2000, "Strategic Deployment: Linking Manufacturing Objectives to Choice of Action Plan", at VI Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, ENEGEP 2000, San Paulo, Brazil.



Publications from 2005 to the present day

Journal Articles

Borges, L., Tan, K.H. (2017), "Incorporating Human Factors into the AAMT Selection: A Framework and Process", International Journal of Production Research, forthcoming 2017.

Chung, L.; Tan, K.H. (2017), "The unique Chinese Innovation Pathways: Lessons from Chinese Small and Medium Size Manufacturing Firms", International Journal of Production Economics, forthcoming 2017.

Gong, M., Simpson, A., Koh, L., Tan, K. H. (2017), "Inside out: The interrelationships of sustainable performance metrics and its effect on business decision making: Theory and practice", Resources, Conservation and Recycling, forthcoming 2017.

Ji, G., Hu, T., Tan, K.H. (2017), "A Study on Decision making of Food Supply Chain Based on Big Data", Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, Vol.26 (2), pp. 183-198.

Sato, Y. Tan, K.H., Tse, Y.K. (2017), "Investment Performance Analysis of Industrial Products: Case of an Effluent Processing Facility at a Chemical Company", International Journal of Production Economics, forthcoming 2017.

Tan, K H., Ji, G., Lim C., Tseng, M,L. (2017), "Using big data to make better decisions in the digital economy", International Journal of Production Economics, forthcoming 2017.

Tan, K.H. Chung, L., Shi, L. Chiu, A. (2017), "Unpacking the Indirect Effects and Consequences of Environmental Regulation", International Journal of Production Economics, forthcoming 2017.

Wang, C, H., Tseng, M, l., Tan, K, H., Yu, K.T. (2017), "Application of a mathematical programming model to solve the confidence interval of process capability", International Journal on Information and Management Sciences, forthcoming 2017.

Zhan, YZ., Tan,K.H., Tse, YK., Li, Y. (2017), "Unlocking the Power of Big Data in New Product Development", Annals of Operations Research, pp. 1-9.

Fu,S., Zhan, Y., Tan, K.H. (2016), "Managing Social Responsibility in Chinese Agriculture Supply Chains Through the \"A Company + Farmers\" Model", European Business Review, forthcoming 2016.

M, Ali;, Tan, K; M Ismail, (2016), "A Supply Chain integrity framework for halal food", British Food Journal, Vol.119 (1), pp. 20-38.

Pallaro, E.; Subramanian, N.; Abdulrahman, M.; Liu, C.; Tan, K.H. (2016), "Review of sustainable service-based business models in the Chinese truck sector", Sustainable Production and Consumption, forthcoming 2016.

Tan, K.H., Perrons, R. and Gallardo, V.G.O. (2016), "Using Big Data to Manage Safety-Related Risk in the Upstream Oil & Gas Industry: A Research Agenda", Energy Exploration and Exploitation, Vol.34 (2), 282-289.

Tan, K.H.; Zhan, Y. (2016), "Improving New Product Development Using Big Data: A Case Study of an Electronics Company", R and D Management, pp. 1-13.

Tseng, M,L; Tan, K,H; Geng, Y; Govindan, K. (2016), "Sustainable consumption and production in emerging markets", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.181 (B), pp. 257-261.

Zhan, YZ.; Tan, K.H.; Ji. G.; Chung, L.; Chiu, A. (2016), "Green and Lean Sustainable Development Path in China: Guanxi, Practices and Performance", Resources, Conservation and Recycling, forthcoming 2016.

Gong, M.; Tan, K.; Pawar, K.; Wong, W.P.; Tseng, M. (2015), "Information communication technology and sustainable food supply chain: a resource-based analysis", International Journal of Business Performance and Supply Chain Modelling, Vol.7 (3), pp. 1-233.

Sato, Y. Tan, K.H., Tse, YK, (2015), "An integrated Marginal Analysis approach for build-to-order products", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.170, 422-428.

Tan, K. H., Wong, WP, Chung, L. (2015), "Information and Knowledge Leakage in Supply Chain", Information System Frontiers, 1-18.

Tan, K.; Zhan, Y.; Guojun, J.; Fei, Y.; Chingter, C. (2015), "Harvesting Big Data to Enhance Supply Chain Innovation Capabilities: An Analytic Infrastructure Based on Deduction Graph", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.165, pp. 223-233, doi:10.1016/j.ijpe.2014.12.034.

Chang, T.; Tan, K.; Lu, H. (2014), "Multiple Criteria Decision Making Theory, Methods, and Applications in Engineering", Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Vol.431037, pp. 1, doi:10.1155/2014/431037.

Li, H.H.; Shi, Y.; Gregory, M.; Tan, K. (2014), "Rapid production ramp-up capability: A collaborative supply network perspective", International Journal of Production Research, Vol.52 (10), pp. 2999-3013, forthcoming 2014.

Mohd, H.; Tan, K.; Pawar, K.; Zafir, M. (2014), "Extenuating food integrity risk through supply chain intergration- the case of halal food", Industrial Engineering and Management Systems, Vol.13 (2), pp. 154-162.

Tan, K.; Shi, L.; Tseng, M.; Chiu, A. (2014), "Managing the Indirect Effects of Environmental Regulation and Performance Measurement", Industrial Engineering and Management Systems, Vol.13 (2), pp. 148-153.

Tseng, M.; Lin, R.; Lin, Y.; Chen, R.h.; Tan, K. (2014), "Close-loop or open hierarchical structures in green supply chain management under uncertainty", Expert Systems with Applications, Vol.41 (7), pp. 3250-3260.

Tseng, M.; Tan, K.; Lim, M.; Lin, R.; Geng, Y. (2014), "Benchmarking eco-efficiency in Green Supply Chain Practices in Uncertainty", Production Planning and Control, Vol.25 (13-14), pp. 1079 -1090.

Wang, Z.; Ye, F.; Tan, K. (2014), "Effects of managerial ties and trust on supply chain information sharing and supplier opportunism", International Journal of Production Research, Vol.52 (23), pp. 7046-7061.

Wong, W.P.; Tseng, M.; Tan, K. (2014), "A business process management capabilities perspective on organization performance", Total Quality Management and Business Excellence, Vol.25 (5&6), pp. 602-617.

Lim, M.; Tan, K.; Leung, S. (2013), "Using A Multi-agent System to Optimise Resource Utilisation in Multi-site Manufacturing Facilities", International Journal of Production Research, Vol.51 (9), pp. 2620-2638.

Lin, R.; Tan, K.; Yong, G. (2013), "Market demand, green product innovation, and firm performance: evidence from Vietnam motorcycle industry", Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol.40, pp 101-107.

Chen, Z.; Tan, K. (2012), "The impact of organization ownership structure on JIT implementation and production operations performance", International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Vol.33 (9), pp. 1202-1229.

Dues, C.; Tan, K.; Lim, M. (2012), "Green as the New Lean: How to use Lean Practices as a Catalyst to Greening Your Supply Chain", Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol.40, pp. 93-100.

Evans, L.; Lohse, N.; Tan, K.; Webb, P.; Summers, M. (2012), "Enhancing the selection of manufacturing technologies through fuzzy decision trees", International Journal of Production Research, Vol.50 (23), pp. 6945-6962.

Tan, K.; Denton, P.; Rae, R.; Chung, L. (2012), "Managing Lean Capabilities through Flexible Workforce Development: A Process and Framework", Production Planning and Control, Vol.24 (12), pp.1066-1076, DOI:10.1080/09537287.2011.646013.

Tse, Y.K.; Tan, K.; Ting, S.L.; Choy, K.; King, L.; Ho, G.T.; Chung, S. (2012), "Improving postponement operation in warehouse: An intelligent pick and pack decision support system", International Journal of Production Research, Vol.50 (24), pp.7181-7197.

Bruce, H.; Liao, C.K.; Tan, K. (2011), "Valuing Internet Companies: A DEA based multiple valuation Approach", Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol.62, 2097-2106.

Cheng, X.; Tan, K. (2011), "The perceived impact of JIT implementation on operations performance: Evidence from Chinese firms", Journal of Advances in Management Research, V8, No.2, pp.213-235.", Journal of Advances in Management Research, Vol.8 (2), pp. 213-235.

Evans, L.; Lohse, N.; Tan, K.; Webb, P.; Summers, M. (2011), "Justification for the selection of manufacturing technologies: a fuzzy decision tree based approach", International Journal of Production Research.

Li, H.; Tan, K.; Hida, A. (2011), "Sustaining Growth in Electronic Manufacturing Sector: Lessons from Overseas Japanese Mid-size EMS Providers", International Journal of Production Research, Vol.49 (18), pp 5414-5430.

Tan, K.; Noble, J.; Sato, Y.; Tse, Y.K. (2011), "A Marginal Analysis Guided Technology Evaluation and Selection", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.131 (1), pp. 15-21.

Tse, Y.K.; Tan, K. (2011), "Managing Product Quality Risk in Multi-tier Global Supply Chain", International Journal of Production Research, Vol.49 (1), pp.139-158.

Tse, Y.L.; Tan, K. (2011), "Managing Product Quality Risk and Visibility in multi-layer Supply Chain", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.139 (1), pp: 49-57.

Tse, Y.L.; Tan, K.; Chung, S.; Lim, M.K. (2011), "Quality risk in global supply network", Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, Vol.22 (8), pp. 1002-1013.

Tan, K.; Tse, Y.K.; Chung, P.L. (2010), "A plug and play pathway approach for operations management games development", Computers and Education, Vol.55 (1), pp. 109-117.

Tan, K.; Muyldermans, L.; Riedel, J.; Trimm, P. (2009), "Guest Editorial - Introduction to the Special Issue on "Teaching and Learning through Gaming and Simulation"", On The Horizon, Vol.17(4), pp. 285.

Tan, K.; Perron, R. (2009), "Is Globalisation an Enabler of Radical Innovation in Toyota?", International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, Vol.9(3), pp.285-298.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2009), "Linking Operations Objectives to Actions: A Plug and Play Approach", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.121(2), pp.610-619.

Tan, K.; Rae, R. (2009), "Uncovering the links between regulation and performance measurement", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.122, pp.449-457.

Choy, K.; Chow, H.; Tan, K.; Chan, C.; Mok, E.; Wang, Q. (2008), "Leveraging the Supply Chain Flexibility of Third Party Logistics-Hybrid Knowledge based System Approach", Expert Systems with Applications, Vol.35(4), pp.1998-2016.

Zhu, D.; Tan, K. (2008), "Issues and Challenges of CSR Practices in Textile Industry: An Empirical Study in Suzhou, China", International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development, Vol.5(6), pp.759-772.

Choy, K.; Tan, K.; Chan, F. (2007), "Design of An Intelligent Supplier Knowledge Management System - An Integrative Approach", Journal of Engineering Manufacture, Vol.221(2), pp.195-211.

Tan, K. (2007), "Comparing Games and Case Methods in Enhancing Student Learning", International journal of innovation and learning, Vol.4 (3), pp. 224-236.

Tan, K.; Noble, J. (2007), "Plug and Play Modeling Approach to Throughput Analysis", Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, Vol.18(7), pp.807-817.

Unahabhokha, C.; Platts, K.; Tan, K. (2007), "Predictive Performance Measurement System: A Fuzzy Expert System Approach", Benchmarking, An International Journal, Vol.14(1), pp. 77-91.

Koh, S.; Tan, K. (2006), "Translating Knowledge of Uncertainty in ERP-Controlled Manufacturing Environments into Business Strategy and Actions", Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, Vol.17 (4), pp. 472-485.

Koh, S.; Tan, K. (2006), "Operational intelligence discovery through knowledge mapping approach in a supply network with uncertainty", Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, Vol.17 (6), pp. 687-699.

Tan, K.; Lim, C.; Platts, K.; Koay, H. (2006), "An Intelligent Decision Support System for Manufacturing Technology Investments", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.104, pp. 179-190.

Tan, K.; Lim, C.; Platts, K.; Koay, H. (2006), "Managing Manufacturing Technology Investments: An Intelligent Learning System Approach", International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Vol.19 (1), pp. 4-13.

Tan, K.; Muyldermans, L.; Sithole, J. (2006), "The Application of Management Simulation and Gaming in Classroom Teaching", 'Effective Learning from Games and Simulations' The International Simulation and Gaming Research Yearbook (SAGSET), Vol.15, pp. 60-69.

Unahabhokha, C.; Platts, K.; Tan, K. (2006), "A Framework For Developing And Using A Predictive Delivery Performance Measurement System", International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, Vol.8 (4), pp. 308-329.

Yee, C.; Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2006), "Managing Downstream Supply Network A Process and Tool", International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.104 (2), pp.722-735.

Yu, J.; Tan, K. (2006), "Attempts for Radical Innovation in the Big Emerging Countries: The Case of China", International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management.

Lim, S.; Tan, K. (2005), "Enhancing Learning Effectiveness through Connectance Diagrams: A New Tool for Learning Organisations", Learning Organisation, Vol.12 (3), pp. 261-274.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. (2005), "Effective Strategic Action Planning", International Journal of Business Process Management, Vol.11(2), pp.137-157.

Yu, J.; Tan, K. (2005), "The Evolution Of China's Mobile Telecommunications Industry: Past, Present And Future", International Journal of Mobile Communications, Vol.3 (2), pp. 114-126.



Books

Tan, K.; Matthews, R. (2009), Operations Strategy in Action: A Guide to Theory and Practice of Implementation, Edward Elgar Publishing Limited.



Chapters in Books

Tan, K.; Muyldermans, L.; Sithole, J. (2006), "Using Management Simulation and Gaming in Classroom Teaching: A Survey in UK Business Schools", in Sagset Yearbook, (15(5)), pp. 60-69.



Conferences

Helmi, M.; Tan, K.; Pawar, K.; Makhbul, Z. 2014, "Valuing integrity in credence quality food supply chain, Proceedings of the 19th International Symposium on Logistics", at Proceedings of the 19th International Symposium on Logistics; Designing Responsible and Innovative Global Supply Chains, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 6-9 July.

Zhan, Y.; Tan, K.; Pawar, K.; Tan, K. 2014, "Harvesting Big Data to Support Supply Chain Innovation", at Proceedings of the 19th International Symposium on Logistics; Designing Responsible and Innovative Global Supply Chains, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 6-9 July.

Helmi, M.; Tan, K.; Pawar, K. 2013, "Enhancing halal food integrity through supply chain integration", at The proceedings of the European Conference on Operations Management (EurOMA), Belfast, Ireland.

Choy, K.; Lee, W.; Wang, C.; Tan, K. 2006, "Development of an Intelligent Performance Measurement System for Third Party Logistics Providers", in the proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Supply Chain Management and Information Systems.

Tan, K.; Muyldermans, L.; Sithole, J. 2006, "Using Management Simulation and Gaming in Classroom Teaching: A Survey in UK Business Schools", at Sagset Conference, 12-14 July, London, UK.

Tan, K.; Muyldermans, L.; Sithole, J. 2006, "The Application of Management Simulation and Gaming in Classroom Teaching", at 8th Learning and Teaching Conference, University of Nottingham, UK, January.

Tan, K.; Muyldermans, L.; Sithole, J. 2006, "The application of Management Simulation and Gaming in Classroom Teaching", at SAGSET 36th Annual Conference, London.

Tan, K.; Noble, J. 2006, "Early Stage Technology Evaluation and Selection", in the proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Supply Chain Management and Information System.

Tan, K. 2005, "Production Variable Management: A Software Tool Based on the Connectance Concept", at Intelligent Production Machines and Systems, I*POM 2005, Cardiff University.

Tan, K. 2005, "Managing Complex Production Variables", at SCMIS 2005, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Tan, K.; Lim, C.; Platts, K.; Koay, H. 2005, "An Intelligent System for the Evaluation and Selection of Technology Projects", at 18th International Conference on Production Research, Italy.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2005, "Rapid Modeling Tools for Manufacturing Management", at Euroma 2005, Budapest, Hungary.

Tan, K.; Platts, K. 2005, "Mapping Knowledge of Uncertainty into Operations Strategy and Actions", at SCMIS 2005, Thessaloniki, Greece.

 

 

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