ODS2017 – International Conference on Optimization and Decision Science XLVII Annual Meeting of AIRO

**EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR PAPER SUBMISSION, MARCH 12th, 2017**

CALL FOR PAPERS
ODS2017 participants will have two ways of submission, (a) short paper, (b) abstract:

(a) Short paper (6 – 8 pages, including front matter and references)
Short papers will undergo a review process by anonymous referees. Accepted papers will be included in a special volume of the Springer Conference Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics (PROMS), indexed in main scientific databases (Scopus, Thomson Reuters, Google Scholar, etc.). They should be prepared in LaTeX or Word using the PROMS template and submitted via Springer’s Online Conference Service, OCS, (https://ocs.springer.com/prom/).

(b) Abstract (max 2000 characters space included)
Abstracts will be selected by Programme Committee to be included in the conference e-book of abstracts.

They should be prepared using the ODS2017 LaTeX or Word templates which will be available on the conference website (www.airoconference.it/ods2017).

CALL FOR SESSIONS
Session proposals are welcome and have to be sent to ods2017.airo@unina.it at the earliest convenience of the proponent, but in any case within January 28th. Proposals have to report:
Title of the session and first attempt title, authors, and kind (short paper or abstract) of each contribution.

SPECIAL ISSUES
Information about post-conference special issues on indexed international journals will be given in the following announcements.

IMPORTANT DATES, DEADLINES AND INFORMATION
For deadlines and detailed information about the conference and the venue, please, visit the Conference website: www.airoconference.it/ods2017  , or send an email to ods2017.airo@unina.it.