International Foundation of Production Research has elected Professor Shimon Y. Nof as a Fellow

The award was bestowed in a ceremony at the ICPR-22 in Iguassu Falls, Brazil, in July 2013. The IFPR Fellow is awarded to distinguished leaders of production research who have impacted the understanding and benefits of production systems and processes worldwide. Nof has served as the US delegate to IFPR since 1991, Secretary General (1993-2007), President-Elect (2005-07) and President (2007-09).