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Call for papers - Journal of Supply Chain & Operations Management, and CSUPOM Conference

  • 1.  Call for papers - Journal of Supply Chain & Operations Management, and CSUPOM Conference

    Posted 12-02-2017 01:21

    Dear Colleagues:


    The 30th Annual CSU-POM Conference (CSU-POM 2018) will be held in Hayward, California (San Francisco Bay area) on Saturday, March 3, 2018 (with pre-conference events scheduled for Friday, March 2, 2018).

    Conference Co-Chairs
    Vish Hegde, (510) 885-4912, and
    Chongqi Wu, (510) 885-3568
    Department of Management
    California State University East Bay

    Please visit for further details.


    Papers or abstracts on all topics related to research and teaching in operations and supply chain management, information and technology management, operations research, decision sciences and business analytics, as well as interfaces with other business and engineering disciplines are invited.


    Submission Deadlines

    Dec. 31st, 2017: Full papers to be considered for publication in the Journal of Supply Chain and Operations Management (JSCOM)

    Jan. 14th, 2018: Full papers to be considered for the Conference Proceedings

    Jan. 31st, 2018: Abstracts to be considered for the Conference Proceedings

    * To submit to both the conference and JSCOM: Please follow the instructions at to submit the full paper, AND email a copy of your
    abstract to (cc:

    * To submit to the conference only: Please e-mail your paper or abstract to: (cc: Conference manuscript preparation
    instructions are available at:

    Additional details about the conference are forthcoming at

    Please note that papers submitted to both the conference and JSCOM will be given priority for a quick review cycle for the first 2018 issue of JSCOM; however decisions on journal publication and conference acceptance are separate. The Journal of Supply Chain and Operations Management (JSCOM) (ISSN: 2167-7115) is a double blind peer reviewed scholarly journal established in 2003 and listed in the Cabell's Directory of Refereed Publications.


    Yang Sun
    Editor-in-chief, JSCOM

    Yang Sun, PhD
    Director, Executive MBA Program
    California State University, Sacramento