(EDSI 2019), Nottingham, 2-5 June, 2019.
The conference theme is ‘Decision Sciences in a Connected World‘.
Prof Martin Everett (Manchester) – The Power of Social Network Analysis
Rob Johnson (Purchasing Director, JLR) – Seeking the Best Suppliers in the World – Competition and Collaboration
Neil Ashworth (CEO, Collect+) – Retail Beyond the Tipping Point – Tackling the Fulfilment Challenges in Omni-Channel Retailing
Dedicated special sessions running within the conference:
Fintech – Prof Meryum Duygun, University of Nottingham.
Digital Business Transformations – Prof. Sabine Baumann, OFFIS, Institute for Information Technology, Oldenburg.
Public Procurement/Humanitarian Aid SCM – Prof. Christine Harland, Politecnico di Milano.
Sustainability Research in Japan – Prof. Tetsuo Yamada, UEC, Tokyo.
Quality Management Research: Future Directions – Prof. Tom Foster, Brigham Young, Utah.
Digital Healthcare – Prof. Amrik Sohal, Monash, Melbourne.
A distinctive feature will be tutorial sessions to upskill/reskill:
Conducting Rigorous Survey-based Research – (Prof. Antony Paulraj, Nottingham Ningbo)
Complex Networks Analysis – an Introduction – (Dr. Guven Demirel, Queen Mary)
Bayesian Methods and Knowledge Elicitation – (Prof. John Quigley, Strathclyde)
Understanding Cricket (Dr Anshuman Chutani, Nottingham) to coincide with the cricket World cup.
Best paper awards for best theory-oriented and best applications-oriented papers, as well as best PhD student presentations.
If you are interested in organising sessions/workshops/panels etc. on any specif topics, let one or one of our local organising committee know and we can discuss what might work – Bart MacCarthy, Christos Braziotis, Anshuman Chutani, Kim Tan, Anne Touboulic, Gongtao Zhang.
CALL FOR PAPERS
EDSI 2019 invites contributions from across the full spectrum of disciplines relevant to the decision sciences, including analysis, modeling, and qualitative studies. Relevant areas and topics include, but are not limited to,:
|Decision Theory||Behavioral Decision Making||Public Sector Decision Making|
|Network Science||Social Network Analysis||Ecosystems and Open Innovation|
|Digital Business Transformations||Platform and Cloud-based Commerce||Finance and Fintech|
|Purchasing & Procurement Management||Quality in the Global Supply Chain||Supply Chain Management|
|Project Management||Health Care Management||Humanitarian Operations|
|Risk, Reliability and Safety Management||Information Systems and Big Data||IoT, the Physical Internet and Industry 4.0|
|Research Methods||Tutorial Sessions||Panels & Workshops|
Abstract submission 7 February 2019
Notification of acceptance 14 March 2019
Full paper submission (optional) 18 April 2019
Best paper awards for best theory-oriented and best applications-oriented papers presented at the conference, as well as awards for best PhD student presentations.
Fast-track journal submissions will be available for full papers for the Decision Sciences Journal, the International Journal of Production Economics, the Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, the Quality Management Journal, and AI in Finance.
We look forward to meeting you at EDSI 2019 in Nottingham!