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Wilfrid Laurier University Lazaridis School of Business & Economics
January 21, 2017
Canadian Excellence
Dr. Hamid Noori

Dr. Hamid Noori

Laurier Chair Professor in Enterprise Integration & Technology Management ; Director: Laurier EMTM, PhD and Research-Based Programs

Contact Information
Phone: 519.884.0710 ext.2571
Fax: 519.884.0201
Office Location: P2084
Office Hours: By appointment
Languages Spoken


Academic Background
BSc, MBA (University of Ottawa), PhD (Ivey School of Business, Western University)

Dr. Hamid Noori is Laurier Chair in Enterprise Integration and Technology Management, a Professor of Operations Management at Lazaridis School of Business and Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, and Chair Professor of Management of Technology (Under the Distinguished Scholars Scheme) at Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He obtained his PhD in Operations and Production Research from Ivey Business School, University of Western Ontario, Canada. Professor Noori is the Founding Director of the Research Centre for Management of Advanced Technology/Operations (REMAT), a position he held between 1985 and 1994. His industrial experience includes three years with Nippon Electric Company (NEC) of Japan. He is currently the Director of the PhD & Research-Based Masters Program at Laurier Business & Economics.

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Research Interests

Innovation Propagation in Supply Chains, Dispersed & Transient Network Operations, Technology Foresight & Intelligence, Technology Assessment & Audit, Innovative Design & Product Development.

Selected Publications

Noori, H. & Tan A. Maximizing Your Organization's Collaborative Capacity Through Goal-Based Transient Collaborations. J. of Global Strategic Management. (Forthcoming)

Kleinikkink, A. & Noori, H. (2013). Fractal Automation: A Proposed Implementing Model. Intl. J. of Research and Reviews in Applied Sciences. (15)1 - Online version:  

Chen, C., J. Zhu, J., Yu, J.Y., and Noori, H. (2012). Towards More Innovative, Eco-Efficient Sustainable Product Designs: Proposing a New DEA-Based Methodology. European J. of Operational Research. 221(2012): 348-359.

  Noori, H. & Tan, A. (2012). Combinative Capabilities and Dispersed Manufacturing Networks (DMNs). Proceedings, 4th World Conference P&OM, Amsterdam, Holland, July.

  Noori, H. & Tan, A. (2011). Inter-organizational Collaboration in Dynamic, Short-term Supply Chains. Supply Chain, Dilek Pnkal (ed.) INTECH Open Access Publisher, Rijeka. ISBN 978-953-307-294-4.

  Noori, H. & Tan, A. (2011). A Comparison of Characteristics that Affect Collaborative Supply Chain Networks Viability. Proceedings, 9th Intl. Supply Chain Management Symposium, Toronto, Canada, Sept. 18-20. (This paper was selected among the top papers presented in the conference and is currently under review for a special issue of the Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management.)

  Noori, H. & Lee, WB. (2009). DNM: An Emerging Form of Collaboration Networks. Dispersed Manufacturing Networks, Robert Dekker (ed). Springer Publishing.