Wednesday, December 4, 2013

[DMANET] CALL FOR PAPERS-IFORS 2014 Triennial Conference

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the IFORS 2014 Conference to be held on 13-18 July 2014 in the city of Barcelona, in the Mediterranean coast of Spain.
Aims and scope
Port management is a complex activity and in order to achieve the port's macro goals of maximizing throughput and revenue, a vast number of interconnected operations need to be addressed in the port. Accordingly, the need for effective decision making strategies for managing these port operations have become apparent and therefore have attracted many researchers into the subject. Aim of this event is to bring together a diverse and high quality number of participants to share their new ideas, knowledge and experiences in the logistics and maritime industry.
Topics of interest include:
Port management and policies
Stowage planning
Quayside operations
Yard operations
Transport optimization
To submit an abstract please go to:
Follow the abstract submission link and use the submission code "a0cf7d2c" under the section "Abstract in an invited session" to continue.
Important dates:
Abstract submission closes: 31 January 2014
Early Registration: 1 November 2013- 28 February 2014
Regular Registration: 1 March - 30 April 2014
Late and on-site registration: 1 May - 13 July 2014
Prof. Dr. Iris Vis
Dr. Evrim Ursavas

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