Professor Ouzrout Yacine is a Computer Scientist in the Supply Chain & Product Lifecycle Management group of the DISP Laboratory at University Lumiere Lyon 2. He obtained his PhD in Computer Engineering from the INSA National Institute of Technology of Lyon, France, and his HDR Diploma (accreditation to supervise research) in 2012 from the University Lyon 2. Currently, he is Professor at University Lumiere Lyon 2 (ULL). He is the Director of the IUT (Intitute of Technology) of his university and Deputy Director of the DISP Laboratory.
His research interests include information systems and decision support systems for the supply chain and product lifecycle management. Dr. Ouzrout has been involved in several European projects: Asia-Link project East-West (2004-2007), Erasmus-Mundus eLink (5.5 million Euro), SQUARE and ETHICS-FED Euro-Thai Projects (2009-2010), Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Sustainable E-Tourism project (2.5 million Euro), cLink (2011-2014),, Fusion projects (2013-2017) and SmartLink (2014-2018), FP7 Fitman, FP7 Easy-IMP and H2020 vf-OS (2016-2019). He is currently the local coordinator of an Erasmus+ project SHYFTE 4.0 (2019-2021).
He is in the Advisory Board of the IEEE International conference on Software Knowledge Information Management and Applications (SKIMA) and co-chair of the Doctoral Workshop of the IFIP-WG5.1 PLM conference. He is member of programme committees of International conferences (ICLT, AICIT, ICTIS...) on Software Engineering and Information Systems, Member of Scientific Commissions, reviewer for several international Journals and Conferences. He has graduated 17 doctorates (four of them in co-tutelle) and over 30 Master students.