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MISTA Conference 2019 Call for Abstracts / Papers

  • 1.  MISTA Conference 2019 Call for Abstracts / Papers

    Posted 07-30-2019 10:54
    MISTA 2019: Multidisciplinary International Scheduling Conference: Theory & Applications  

    This year's MISTA Conference will be held in Ningbo, China from December 12 to 15. MISTA 2019 is the ninth in the conference series. The conference serves as a forum for an international community of researchers, practitioners and vendors on all aspects of multi-disciplinary scheduling. There is a Special Issue of the International Journal of Production Research (IF:3.199) associated with this conference. If you present a paper or abstract at the conference, you will be invited to submit a paper to this special issue. 

    Submission Guidelines

    All papers must be original and not simultaneously submitted to another journal or conference. The following paper categories are welcome:

    • Full papers: There is no page limit but the reviewers will be asked to comment (if necessary) on the length of the paper. These papers will be will be accepted as full papers at the conference.
    • Extended Abstracts: These shorter papers (try to limit to 3 pages) will give you the opportunity to present your work at the conference. The abstracts will also appear in the conference proceedings.
    Submission deadlineAugust 31, 2019

    Zhi-Long Chen
    Orkand Corporation Professor of Management Science
    Department of Decision, Operations & Information Technologies
    University of Maryland
    College Park, MD 20742
    Phone: 301-213-0591 (Cell), 301-405-0024 (Office)