The 9th INFORMS Transportation Science and Logistics Society Workshop will be held virtually at IIM Ahmedabad during December 13-15, 2021. The theme of the workshop this year is “E-Commerce in an Emerging World“.
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad is a business school located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. It is consistently ranked among the top business schools in India. The school has been accorded the status of an Institute of National Importance by the Ministry of Human Resources, Government of India in 2017.
In this context, we invite contributions on the above issues. Possible topics (though not limited to) are:
- Last-mile Logistics
- Sharing Economy in Last-mile Delivery
- Design of Omnichannel Distribution Models
- Urban Distribution Systems
- Logistics 4.0 (IoTs, autonomous vehicles, drones)
- Dynamic Delivery Pricing, Dynamic Delivery Systems, and Crowdshipping
- Efficient and scalable Sortation and Package Handling
- Integration of Public and Freight Transportation
- Manpower Planning and Productivity
- Transportation Scheduling
- Network Topology and Hub Location Planning
- Real-time Planning and Orchestration of Shipments
Call for Papers
To submit your papers online, click here.
- Extended Abstract Submission Deadline: August 15, 2021
- Notification of Acceptance: September 30, 2021
- Registration Deadline: October 31, 2021
- Presentation & Video Submission Deadline: November 15, 2021