A gentle reminder of the fast-approaching deadline for the below call:
*with apologies for cross-postings*
The 54th Annual Conference of the UK Operational Research Society (OR54)
Edinburgh, UK September 4–6, 2012
Call for Papers for the Green Logistics Stream
Last year’s OR Society Conference (OR53) saw its first ever Green Logistics stream which ran successfully! Contributions are now sought for the second stream to run in OR54. Within this stream, we welcome on all topics that address environmental or sustainability issues in transportation and logistics including, but not limited to,
• city logistics,
• intelligent transportation systems,
• intermodal transportation,
• network design and planning,
• passenger transportation,
• reverse logistics,
• road, rail, air and maritime freight operations,
• supply chain management,
• terminal operations management and planning,
• vehicle routing and scheduling.
If you wish to present a paper in this stream, you may submit your abstract electronically at: http://www.theorsociety.com/Pages/Conferences/OR54/OR54Abstract.aspx under the stream Green Logistics.
The deadline for submissions is 23 March and all that is required is a title and a brief abstract not exceeding 300 words. An ‘Information for Presenters’ sheet is available on the website.
If you would like to submit an abstract but are not ready yet to do so, or wish to discuss your prospective submission then please get in touch with me at [log in to unmask]
Dr Tolga Bektas
Southampton Management School
University of Southampton.