Operations Research 2018: Extended deadline **May 15**

Posted by: Bernard FORTZ
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The submission deadline for Operations Research 2018 has been extended to May 15, 2018. Registration and hotel booking are now available.

Call for Abstracts

Operations Research 2018

International Conference on Operations Research
Brussels, Belgium, September 12-14, 2018


Abstract submission deadline: May 15, 2018

We have the great pleasure to invite you to take part in the Operations Research 2018 conference to be held in Brussels, Belgium, on September 12-14, 2018.

The Operations Research 2018 conference is the annual international conference of the German Operations Research Society (GOR), co-organized this year with the Belgian Operational Research Society (ORBEL) with the support of Université libre de Bruxelles. OR2018 will take place from September 12 to September 14, 2018 at the MCE Conference & Business Centre in Brussels, Belgium.

Call for Abstracts and Sessions

We invite practitioners and academics from mathematics, computer science, business economics and other fields to participate at this year's conference. The conference provides ample opportunities to present all OR related topics containing both theoretical as well as application-oriented research. Theoretical contributions mainly deal with developing new mathematical techniques to solve all kind of optimization problems. Practical applications may relate to all relevant fields such as health care, transportation and logistics, finance, etc. Following the format of recent years, the conference consists of plenary and semi-plenary sessions as well as scientific sessions organized by the streams announced at http://www.or2018.be/streams.

Please submit your abstract to one of these streams. Once your abstract has been accepted, we provide the option to submit an extended abstract for potential acceptance in Springer based conference proceedings.

Abstract submission system is available online, via the euro-online system https://www.euro-online.org/conf/or2018.

Abstracts: max. 3000 characters; submission deadline: May 15, 2018.

Researchers who wish to organize an invited session should contact the organizers of the relevant stream.

Plenary Speakers

  • Ivana Ljubic, ESSEC Buisness School, France (EURO Plenary Speaker)
  • Holger Hoos, Leiden University, The Netherlands

Important dates

  • Abstract submission opening: November 01, 2017
  • Registration opening: April 30, 2018
  • Abstract submission deadline: May 15, 2018
  • Acceptance notification: May 30, 2018
  • Early registration deadline: June 15, 2018
  • First author registration deadline: June 30, 2018


Program Committee

Bernard Fortz (Chair)
Université libre de Bruxelles
An Caris
Yves Crama
Université de Liège
Patrick De Causmaecker
KU Leuven
Jan Fabian Ehmke
Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg
Alf Kimms
University Duisburg-Essen
Natalia Kliewer
Freie Universität Berlin
Martine Labbé
Université libre de Bruxelles
Peter Letmathe
RWTH Aachen
Stefan Nickel
Anita Schöbel
University of Göttingen
Jörn Schörnberger
TU Dresden
Kenneth Sörensen
Frits Spieksma
TU Eindhoven
Thomas Stützle
Université libre de Bruxelles

Organisation Committee

Bernard Fortz (Chair)
Université libre de Bruxelles
Yves Crama
Université de Liège
Jérôme De Boeck
Université libre de Bruxelles
Guillerme Duvillié
Université libre de Bruxelles
Martine Labbé
Université libre de Bruxelles
Fränk Plein
Université libre de Bruxelles


Website: https://www.or2018.be


Twitter: @OR2018Brussels