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SEDSI 2020 Call for Papers and Abstracts

  • 1.  SEDSI 2020 Call for Papers and Abstracts

    Posted 10-09-2019 10:16

    Southeast Decision Sciences Institute (SEDSI) annual meeting accepts abstracts and papers for its 50th annual meeting, which will be held between February 12 and 14, 2020 in Charleston, SC.


    The conference hosts the "Sustainability, SCM, Quality Management, and Logistics" track, among others. This track covers the following areas and other related topics:

    • Supply Chain Organization
    • Supply Chain Design
    • Operations and Analytics in Logistics
    • Planning Operations in Supply Chain Management
    • Transportation Management
    • Supply Chain Management and Homeland Security
    • Sustainable Supply Chain
    • Sustainable Transportation
    • Quality Control Management
    • Quality Control Processes
    • Teaching Practices in Supply Chain Management and Homeland Security
    • Teaching Practices in SCM and Logistics
    • Teaching Practices in Quality Control


    Important Deadlines

    • Submission is open now and closes November 1, 2019
    • Deadline for submitting papers and abstracts: November 1, 2019
    • Deadline for student papers: November 1, 2019


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    About Charleston

    Charleston is founded in 1670 in South Carolina. The city is known as "The Holy City" and offers a beautiful architecture, cobblestone streets, churches, museums, Ravenel Bridge, and much more. For more information, visit:



    Track Chairs Contact Information

    Hadi Farhangi, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of GLIB & Supply Chain Management
    College of Business Administration
    Savannah State University, Savannah, Georgia, 31404
    Phone: (912) 358 – 3418


    Suman Niranjan, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Logistics
    College of Business
    University of North Texas, Denton, TX 76203
    Phone:  940-565-3122


    Hadi Farhangi
    Savannah State University
    Savannah GA


    2020 SEDSI SCM.pdf   73K 1 version
    2020-SEDSI-CFP.pdf   310K 1 version