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Call for Papers, 10th International Conference on City Logistics - Vision, Technology and Policy, June14-16, 2017, Phuket, Thailand

This conference provides an opportunity to exchange knowledge, experience and perspectives on city logistics and urban freight transport. Since city logistics schemes have already been implemented in several cities, a review of the performance of these schemes as well as an overview of the development and application of several mathematical models and effects of e-commerce on urban freight transport will be presented.

Persons wishing to present a paper at the conference are invited to submit a 3-page extended abstract to the secretariat of the conference no later than 30th September 2016.

The extended abstract should state clearly in English, the purpose, results and conclusions of the work to be described in the final paper. The selection of papers will be undertaken by the organising committee based on the extended abstract and authors will be notified regarding the acceptance of their abstract for presentation at the conference by 30th November 2016.

The final paper should be written in English, no longer than 15 pages and should be submitted to the secretariat by 31st January 2017. Acceptance of papers for publication in the conference proceedings will depend on the final full-length paper as well as payment of the conference registration fee.

Find more details in the attached leaflet Pdf, 700.2 kB. (Pdf, 700.2 kB).

Important dates:

  • Submission of extended abstract (3 pages): 30th September 201
  • Notice of acceptance of extended abstract: 30th November 201
  • Submission of draft full paper: 31st January 201
  • Notice of acceptance of draft full paper: 15th March 201
  • Submission of revised full paper: 30th April 2017

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