Call for Papers Special Issue JIMO EURO 2016

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Call for Papers

Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization (JIMO)

Special Issue for the 28th European Conference on Operational Research

EURO 2016

“Optimization in Logistics and Scheduling Applications”

Guest Editors: Inês Marques, Grzegorz Pawlak, Jeroen Beliën


The special issue for the 28th European Conference on Operational Research (EURO) 2016 held in Poznan, Poland, is aiming at collecting high quality papers on “Optimization in Logistics and Scheduling Applications”. Researchers and practitioners that develop and use optimization methods in the area of logistics and scheduling applications are invited to submit their work to be published in this special issue.

We encourage contributions and novel applications in the following domains:


• Scheduling in Health Care

• Health Care Logistics and Supply Chain

• Production Scheduling

• Transportation Scheduling and Logistics

• Project Scheduling

• Supply Chain Scheduling and Logistics

• Workforce Scheduling

• Timetabling and Appointment Scheduling

• Scheduling in Sports

• Sports Logistics

• Scheduling in Defense and Government

• Scheduling and Logistics in Maritime and Airline Industry


We invite researchers and practitioners to submit their work to this special issue as an opportunity for publishing in a high quality journal.


Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization (JIMO) is an international journal devoted to publishing peer-reviewed, high quality, original papers on the non-trivial interplay between numerical optimization methods and practically significant problems in industry or management so as to achieve superior design, planning and/or operation. Its objective is to promote collaboration between optimization specialists, industrial practitioners and management scientists so that important practical industrial and management problems can be addressed by the use of appropriate, recent advanced optimization techniques.

JIMO is covered in Science Citation Index Expanded, CompuMath Citation Index, Current Contents/Engineering, Computing and Technology ISI Alerting Services.


Please submit your full papers for JIMO special issue through the online editorial system. A guide for authors is also available through this link. Select the article type option for special issue from the drop down menu “Special Issue: EURO 2016”.

Deadline for special issue submissions is November 1, 2016. The target date for publication is September 2017.

Inês Marques, Grzegorz Pawlak, Jeroen Beliën;;