Conference Chairman


Adolfo Crespo Marquez

Adolfo Crespo Márquez is currently Full Professor and Head of the Department of Industrial management at the School of Engineering of the University of Seville. He holds a PhD in Industrial Engineering with Honors from this same University. His research works have been published in journals such as the International Journal of Production Research, International Journal of Production Economics, European Journal of Operations Research, Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, International Journal of Agile Manufacturing, Omega, Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering, Decision Support Systems, Computers in Industry and Reliability Engineering and System Safety, International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling, among others.

Prof. Crespo is the author of 8 books, the last four with Springer-Verlag in 2007, 2010 2012 and 2014 about maintenance, supply chain and warranty management. Prof. Crespo leads the Spanish Research Network on Assets Management and the Spanish Committee for Maintenance Standardization. He also leads a research team related to maintenance and dependability management currently with 5 PhD students and 6 researchers. He has extensively participated in many engineering and consulting projects for different companies including Boeing, Talgo, Copper industry, Spanish defense industries, scientific and educational areas and IPTS european comission, and he has been president of INGEMAN (a National Association for the Development of Maintenance Engineering in Spain) since 2002

Experience Secretary


Ali Barzegar

Cientific Secretary


Saeed Ramezani

Dr. Saeed Ramezani, PhD in Industrial Engineering from Iran University of Science and Technology, is university faculty member and CEO of the institute of Reliability Engineering and Asset Management (i-REAM). Some of his honors are 1st rank student among all master students, winner of the best paper in 56th international maintenance conference, board member of the Iranian maintenance association since 2012, member of the scientific committee and referees of the 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th Iranian maintenance conference, member of the referees’ committee of the 4th and 5th international logistic and supply cycle conference, and presenting more than 30 papers in credible domestic and foreign journals and conferences in the area of maintenance and physical assets management.

Dr. Ramezani has been author and translator of 12 books in field of maintenance and physical assets management as below:

“Benchmarking best Practices for maintenance, reliability and asset management”, by Terry Wireman, Nashr-e Bazargani publications, April 20161-

“Flat army, how to establish a coherent and committed organization”, by Dan Pontefract, Nashr-e Bazargani publications, October 2016

“Scientific and industrial reference of the application of reliability theory in maintenance engineering”, by Toshio Nakagawa 2016

“Scientific and applied reference of the maintenance management”, by Prof. Crespo Marquez, Nashr-e Bazargani publications, with applied reliability and survey check lists of the maintenance and asset management, October 2014

“Inventory & Storeroom Management”, by Phillip Slater, Nashr-e Bazargani publications, March 2015

“Risk-based inspection technology standard”, by US petroleum institute, May 2015

“Assets management standard” ISO55000:2014 global standard organization, April 2014

“Intelligent Fault Diagnosis and Prognosis for Engineering Systems”, John Wiley publications, Georgia Tech University professors, USA, Emam Hossein University publications, spring 2013

“The New Asset Management handbook” by Terrence O’Hanlon

“Root cause analysis of defects” by Robert J.Latino et al

“Maintenance planning and scheduling Handbook” by Doc Palmer

“Developing Performance Indicators for Managing maintenance”, by Terry Wireman

He has more than 10-year experience of consultancy in area of maintenance and physical asset management in petroleum, gas, petrochemical, railway and defense industries, and has hold more than 200 training workshops in industries and different companies in this area. Cooperation with INGEMAN institute from Spain, Metegrity from Canada and holding training courses and industrial tours in Spain are his other activities within last years

Executive Secretary


Ehsan nazemi