OSCM 2016, Phuket – Thailand

Event on 18 Dec , 2016

As the 7th International Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management (OSCM) will take place on 18 – 21 December 2016 in Phuket, Thailand, we invite papers submission. The earlier conferences were held in Bali, Indonesia (2005), Thailand (2007), Malaysia (2009), Maldives (2011), New Delhi, India (2013), and Bali, Indonesia (2014).

Topics of Interest

We invite submissions that fall within the broad area of operations and supply chain management, including but are not limited to the following:

  • Demand management
  • Product design and comercialization
  • Production planning and scheduling
  • Quality engineering and management
  • Service parts logistics and maintenance
  • Product service systems
  • Operations / supply chain strategy
  • Sustainable production and logistics
  • Purchasing / supply management
  • Inventory planning and control
  • Warehousing & material handling
  • Transportation management
  • Distribution management
  • Closed-loop supply chain
  • Maritime logistics
  • Airline logistics
  • Retail & City logistics

  • Process & performance management
  • Management of logistics services
  • Information systems and technology
  • Global supply chain
  • Human factors in logistics and supply chain
  • Supply chain social responsibility
  • Organization issues in logistics and supply chain
  • Humanitarian / disaster relief supply chain
  • Healthcare supply chain
  • Supply chain risk and uncertainty
  • Agricultural supply chain
  • Food supply chain
  • Supply chain for project context
  • Operations & SCM for Asian context
  • Cost analysis in operations and logistics
  • Pedagogical issues in SCM
  • Research methodology in SCM

Workshop for Doctoral and Emerging Scholars

This workshop is dedicated for doctoral and young academics. The workshop will include such topics as:

(i). How to become a productive and impact-making academics?
(ii). How to manage doctoral research?
(iii). How to publish in reputable journals?

The workshop will be led by renowned scholars in the area of operations and supply chain management. Doctoral students and young academics are encouraged to attend this workshop.