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2nd African Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management

Commerce, Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia 538 Views

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2nd African Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Call for Papers
Supported by Kühne Foundation and EMG Consulting, the School of Commerce and School of Social Pharmacy of Addis Ababa University, and Mekelle University will host the 2nd African Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management with the general themes of “Health Supply Chain Management and Agro logistics management”. Hence, esteemed researchers and academicians who are interested to present their research papers in the African context on this international event are warmly invited to submit their research proposal via email latest by September 15th, 2019 to: [email protected] in the following research areas:
Health Supply Chain Research Themes
 Challenges and prospects of health supply chain in African context
 The role of information system and data analytics in health supply chains
 Cold chain in health supply chains
 The role of forecasting and quantification in health supply chains
 Sustainable practices in health supply chains
 Warehouse and inventory management in health supply chains
 The role of transport management in health supply chains
 Risk management in health supply chain managements
 Reverse logistics in health supply chain managements
Agro Logistics Research Themes
 Agro Logistics policy instruments
 Agro Logistics performance management and measurement
 Value chain management in agro logistics
 Innovation management in agro logistics
 Waste and food loss management
 Cross border trade facilitation in agro logistics
 Sustainable agro logistics practices and management
 Regional/national strategy in agro logistics industry
 Transport and warehouse management in agro logistics
 Cold chain logistics management
Information and structure of research proposals
Proposal should be maximum 5 pages and final paper maximum 20 pages with Times New Roman 12 font size and 1.5 spacing. Proposal should cover Introduction, Methodology, Significance/Findings/Analysis, and Conclusion. Acceptable paper shows academic rigour.
Important dates
Submission deadline for the proposal: September 15, 2019
Notification of accepted papers: September 25, 2019
Submission deadline of full paper: October 10, 2019
General remarks
Audience: African and international researchers
Fees: participation is free of charge; registration required
2nd African OSCM conference
Date: 01. + 02. November 2019
Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Contact: Academic Committee, Mobile +251914708107
Email: [email protected]


Commerce, Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia


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