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Call for abstracts: 2nd Sustainable Operations Conference

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Description

 

The 2nd Doctoral Conference in Sustainable Operations, Logistics, and Supply Chain Management will be held on the 10th of March at Sheffield University Management School, Sheffield (UK). The conference aims at bringing together young researchers (mainly doctoral students and early career academics) for providing them with a platform to present their ideas in a constructive environment and receive constructive feedback on their work. The conference is sponsored by the Society for Advanced Management Studies, with support from the British Academy of Management (Operations, Logistics, and Supply Chain Management Special Interest Group).

The conference is intended as a forum for presenting innovative and transformational ideas in the field. Therefore, submissions addressing contemporary and future practical challenges in the sustainable operations, logistics and supply chain management fields are strongly encouraged. Presenting at the conference is highly encouraged, especially for students who may have little experience or who wish to present in a relaxed environment among peers.

Important dates:

Submission of extended abstract deadline : 20th January 2017
Notification of acceptance : 1st February 2017
Registration deadline : 10th February 2017
Conference : 10th March 2017

Registration fee:


The conference is being sponsored by the Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS), and no fee will be charged for registration and acceptance.

Instructions for contributors:

• An extended abstract (maximum 1000 words) should be submitted by email (jas.kalra@manchester.ac.uk) before the deadline- 20th January 2017.
• Abstracts will undergo blind review process and author(s) will be informed about the decision.
• Author(s) of the accepted abstracts (at least one person) must confirm their attendance to the conference and present their paper. In order to confirm their attendance, authors can send an email with their details (Name, affiliation, and email address) to the organising team (Contact details below) after the acceptance notification.
• A “best paper award” will be announced at the end of the conference

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When

 

This event will take place on the 10 March 2017.

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Who Should Attend

 

  • PhD students and Early Career Researchers

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Benefits of Attendance

 

  • An opportunity to present and get feedback on your early stage papers in a friendly environment before the start of the conference season.

     
  • An opportunity to extend your network of colleagues working in various areas of Sustainable Operations Management.

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Location

 

Sheffield University Management School
Conduit Road, Sheffield, S10 1FL, UK

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Paper Submission Details

 

Paper Submission Deadline: 20 January 2017
 

Instructions for contributors:


• An extended abstract (maximum 1000 words) should be submitted by email (jas.kalra@manchester.ac.uk) before the deadline- 20th January 2017.


• Abstracts will undergo blind review process and author(s) will be informed about the decision.


• Author(s) of the accepted abstracts (at least one person) must confirm their attendance to the conference and present their paper. In order to confirm their attendance, authors can send an email with their details (Name, affiliation, and email address) to the organising team (Contact details below) after the acceptance notification.


• A “best paper award” will be announced at the end of the conference.

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Provider Information

 

Society for Advancement of Management and the BAM OLSCM SIG

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Contact

 

For specific information about this event please contact the workshop facilitator(s): 

Jas Kalra

Doctoral Researcher in Service Operations Management
E-mail: jas.kalra@manchester.ac.uk

 

Dr Niraj Kumar

Lecturer in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
E-mail: n.kumar@sheffield.ac.uk
 

 

For general enquiries please contact Oana Mihut at the BAM Office on +44(0)2073837770, or at omihut@bam.ac.uk.

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Event Fee 

 

Free to attend

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Registration

 

TBC

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Submit your paper Now

 

Email : jas.kalra@manchester.ac.uk

 

 

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Cancelation Policy - Should you wish to cancel your place, you will receive a full refund if your cancelation is made 4 weeks prior to the event. After this, full payment will be required.  BAM reserves the right to cancel the event if there are not enough people to justify running the workshops.
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10th March 2017   to   5:00 PM
Sheffield University Management School Conduit Road, Sheffield, UK
Sheffield
S10 1FL
United Kingdom
Event Information
Event Provider Society for Advancement of Management and the BAM OLSCM SIG
Date / Time 10 March 2017
Venue Sheffield University Management School Conduit Road, Sheffield, S10 1FL, UK
Event Type Conference
Target Audience Doctoral Students, Post Doctoral Fellows, Early/Mid Career Academics
Price Free
Booking Deadline
Link to Booking Form
Contact For more information on this event please contact the BAM Office on +44(0)2073837770, or at omihut@bam.ac.uk.
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