Please submit the abstract or full paper by email to “firstname.lastname@example.org”
The conference takes two types of submissions, an abstract or a full paper. With the submission, please indicate the name of the author who will make the presentation. All submissions will be reviewed by program committee before acceptance. Accepted abstracts and full papers are included in the conference proceedings which will be electronically distributed. An abstract shall be no more than 150 words, with 3-5 keywords.
A full paper shall be no more than six pages, with double columns, in the standard IEEE format. Templates can be found at http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html
We will also edit a special issue which will be featured in the Flexible Services and Manufacturing (FSM) Journal, published by Springer, aims to address problems related to ocean transportation logistics from various perspectives. We encourage conference authors to submit their work to this particular issue, subject to the independent review process and standard of the journal. If interested, please submit your paper directly to the journal. For details please click here.
Student Paper Competition
We will organize a student paper competition. To join the competition, a candidate has to be a full-time student as of spring or summer 2015, submit a full paper as the first author, and present the paper at the conference. Please indicate that you wish to participate in this competition when making the submission.