Monday, February 22, 2016

[DMANET] SCOR 2016: Abstract Deadline Extension

*** SCOR 2016 : Abstract *Deadline Extension* ***

5th Student Conference on Operational Research
SCOR 2016
April 8-10 2016, University of Nottingham, UK

We are pleased to announce that the abstract submission deadline for the
fifth PhD Student Conference on Operational Research (SCOR 2016) has
been *extended*. We invite you to join us once again, at the beautiful
University of Nottingham campus on the 8th-10th of April 2016.

The conference takes place just after the NATCOR course, which will also
be held in Nottingham.

PhD students from all European Universities studying Operational
Research, Management Science or a related field are kindly invited to
submit an abstract for presentation at the conference. As some
presenters may still be on an early stage of in their careers, the work
presented does not need to be fully developed or thoroughly explored as
of yet. The purpose of SCOR 2016 is to provide a friendly environment
for the next generation of Operational Researchers to receive
constructive feedback on their work and to meet people with similar

**** *New* Deadline for abstracts (250 words) submission: ****
**** Friday 26th February 2016 ****

Presenters are also invited to submit a paper (no more than 10 pages) on
their work to be published electronically as part of the SCOR 2016
proceedings. This will be available in the Dagstuhl OpenAccess Series in
Informatics (OASIcs). Paper submissions will undergo a selection
process based on refereeing by the Committee. This gives doctoral
candidates a chance to experience the peer-review process and to enhance
their technical writing skills. Although it is not mandatory, it is
again, highly recommended. To get an idea on the paper standards please
visit the SCOR 2014 proceedings at

**** Deadline for papers (max 10 pages) submission: ****
**** Friday 25th March 2016 ****

Registration for SCOR 2016 is now open and costs a mere £120 (or £75 if
you do not require accommodation). The registration fee includes a
presentation slot, publication of selected papers, 2 nights' B&B
accommodation (on Friday the 8th and Saturday the 9th), lunches and
coffee breaks on all days, and 2 evening social events. To register,
please go to

For any further information please visit

See you in Nottingham!!!

Brad Hardy (Conference Chair, SCOR 2016)

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