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16th International Logistics and Supply Chain Congress


LMSCM 2018 Call for Papers

October 18-20, 2018 | Pamukkale, Denizli-TURKEY



Dear Colleagues,

16th International Logistics and Supply Chain Congress (LMSCM2018) will be held at Pamukkale University, Denizli with the collaboration of Logistics Association (LODER) and NC State University on October 18-20, 2018. The congress provides an excellent opportunity to both researchers and practitioners to discuss recent and future trends in logistics and supply chain management. 

LM-SCM encourages multidisciplinary networks and platforms for academics and professionals to identify the challenges and discuss solutions for logistics and supply chain management and welcomes scientific and practical contributions from different disciplines and fields. Authors are invited to submit original and unpublished research that have not been submitted for publication elsewhere. The submitted papers will undergo a double-blinded review process. All accepted and presented submisions will be published in book of abstracts and full papers (optional) will be published in the conference proceedings and selected papers will be forwarded to LMSCM2018 special issues of selected journals to be announced soon.

Main theme of the congress is “Future Trends in Logistics & Supply Chain Management”. Potential topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Autonomous Vehicles in Logistics

  • Big data analytics in logistics

  • E-commerce and omnichannel logistics

  • Logistics 4.0

  • Sustainability in logistics and supply chains

  • Green logistics and supply chain management

  • Transportation and warehouse management

  • Social responsibility in logistics and supply chains

  • Best practices in logistics and supply chains

  • Innovation and technology management

  • Risk management

  • Retail logistics and supply chains

  • Service supply chains

  • Sourcing and outsourcing

  • Special topics in logistics and supply chains

  • Innovative and smart technologies in logistics

  • Smart and sustainable city logistics

  • Emergencies and crisis logistics

  • Humanitarian logistics

  • Health care logistics

  • Transportation law

Looking forward to seeing you at this congress.

Best regards,


Aşkıner GÜNGÖR, Pamukkale University, Congress Co-Chair

Mehmet TANYAŞ, Logistics Association (LODER), Congress Co-Chair


Important Dates

Deadline for Abstract Submission


(Last Extention)


 May 20, 2018

June 24, 2018

July 8, 2018

Deadline for Full Paper Submission (Optional)


(Last Extention)


August 01, 2018

September 01, 2018

September 09, 2018

Deadline for Early Registration

(Last Extention)


July 20, 2018

August 3, 2018

Deadline for Registration : August 31, 2018
Congress Date : October 18-20, 2018