The professional objective of organising this meeting is to provide a forum for an international exchange of ideas on various aspects of inventories. We invite papers on topics that fall under any of the current sections of ISIR:
This year we organize special session on:
Papers on macro- and microeconomics, econometrics, economic policy, business, management, operations management and operations research aspects of inventory problems and related fields (production, logistics, etc.) are also invited.Loginfor existing
Please note that we accept maximum two abstracts from one presenting author. Certainly one can be a co-author in more than two papers, but in that case the paper has to be presented by one of the co-authors.
Those who wish to present their paper “in absentia” should also submit an abstract before 10 April, 2024 and if accepted, send the full paper (also 25.000 characters) not later than 31 July, 2024. These papers will be copied and distributed among the participants. Processing and handling fee (EUR 100) is to be paid with the “in absentia” papers. This option is open only for ISIR members. We accept maximum two in-absentia submissions from one author. Those, who attend the Symposium in person cannot submit further papers in absentia.
Abstracts will undergo a blind review. Executive Committee members, Session Chairs will act as reviewers. Decisions regarding acceptance will be made by 30 April, 2024. Abstracts in electronic format will be available at the Symposium.
PowerPoint or PDF presentations are accepted on Memory sticks, external HDD (memory sticks are recommended). Laptops and projectors will be available for the presenters. Macintosh users who wish to use an own laptop are kindly requested to bring the proper converter cord.
Papers presented at the Symposium are invited for submission in the prestigious International Journal of Production Economics. The papers will be double blind refereed according to the general procedure of IJPE.
Every accepted paper is allocated to the next issue of the Journal and there will be a collection online for all papers that belong to that special issue.