Tsan-Ming Choi (Jason) is currently an associate professor at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Over the past few years, he has actively participated in a variety of research projects on supply chain management and applied optimization. He has authored/edited ten research handbooks and guest-edited twelve special issues for various leading journals on related topics. He has published extensively in peer-refereed academic journals such as Annals of Operations Research, Automatica, Computers and Operations Research, Decision Support Systems, European Journal of Operational Research, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (Parts A, B, C; Systems), International Journal of Production Economics, International Journal of Production Research, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Omega, Production and Operations Management, Service Science (INFORMS Journal), Supply Chain Management, Textile Research Journal, Tourism Management, Transportation Research, etc. He has consulted companies such as B&M Analysts, Bossini, First Glory, Orient Power, Otto, Sun Hing, etc on supply chain management related topics. He is currently an area editor/associate editor/guest editor of Annals of Operations Research, Asia-Pacific Journal of Operational Research, Decision Sciences, Decision Support Systems, European Management Journal, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics - Systems, Information Sciences, Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Production and Operations Management, and various other operations management and information systems journals. He is also an executive committee member/officer of professional organizations such as IEEE-SMC(HK) and POMS(HK). He received the President's Award for Excellent Achievement of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Nov, 2008 (the most prestigious award for a faculty member at the university level). He was named as the distinguished alumnus of the Faculty of Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, during the Faculty's 20th Anniversary in 2011. Before joining his current department in fall 2004, he was an assistant professor at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is a member of various internationally renowned professional organizations such as IEEE, INFORMS, and POMS. Since 2005, Jason has supervised 10 postdoctoral fellows/associates, and 10 research students (8 PhD and 2 MPhil). Many of his postdocs/research students are now faculty members/researchers in different universities and some are working in the industry.