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Call for Papers for the 2019 LRN Conference:  
Wednesday 4 - Friday 6 September at the University of Northampton

Logistics Research Network Annual Conference 2019

The 24th Annual Conference of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Logistics Research Network (LRN), will take place from
4 - 6 September 2019 at the University of Northampton.

The 2019 Conference will focus on how researchers can assist policy makers and investors in developing the efficiency and effectiveness of logistics and supply chain infrastructure to promote integrated sustainable operations.

The Conference showcases the latest research in logistics and operations management, international shipping, trade, supply chain and procurement management available to industry professionals. The LRN Conference welcomes researchers and practitioners from diverse logistics and supply chain areas, and in all sectors, to publish their research work and industrial case studies. 

How to submit an abstract:

  1. Visit EasyChair to submit your paper/abstract online
  2. Create an EasyChair account if you haven't already
  3. Follow instructions on the EasyChair page
  4. Upload your document
  5. Click 'Submit'

Abstracts must be submitted online and received by Wednesday 1 May 2019.

Following this, all authors will be notified if their abstract has been chosen.

The deadline for the submission of full papers is Friday 7 June 2019.

Paper Guidelines can be found here

Presentation Guidelines can be found here

Speaker Guidelines can be found here


LRN Conference 2018 Highlights

At last year's Logistics Research Network Annual Conference, CILT played host to the Logistics Dissertation of the Year Awards which are presented every year at the LRN Conference.


To read more about 2018's LRN Highlights, click here.


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*Taylor & Francis partners with researchers, scholarly societies, universities and libraries worldwide to bring knowledge to life. As one of the world’s leading publishers of scholarly journals, books, ebooks and reference works our content spans all areas of the Humanities, Social Sciences, Behavioural Sciences, Science, Technology, and Medicine. We are proud to partner with CILT(UK) by supporting their conference and publishing their journal, International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications.


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