Call for invited papers to IFORS 2017. 21st Conference of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies. July 17-21, 2017. Quebec, Canada.

Dear colleagues,

As the organizer of the stream OR in Agriculture (Area: OR in Natural Resources) for the 21st Conference of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies, which will be held in Quebec, Canada, July 17-21, 2017, I hereby invite you to submit an abstract of your research in the broad area of OR in Agriculture.

We are organizing at a minimum the following session:

OR in Agriculture (code 9985bcbf)

I would also like to invite you to organize a session. If you are interested in proposing a new session in OR in Agriculture, please let me know by email ( indicating the title of the session and the four papers which it should contain.

Each paper should include the title, the authors and an abstract not exceeding 1,500 characters and be submitted online. Your presentation will be based on this abstract.

As it is an invited paper, you need the above indicated code to submit your abstract in an invited session using website before February 10, 2017.

Please contact if you need any additional information regarding this submission.

For more information about the conference, please go to

I look forward to seeing you in Quebec.

Best regards

Concepción Maroto Álvarez

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Concepción Maroto Álvarez
Professor of Operations Research
Department of Applied Statistics and Operations Research, and Quality
Faculty of Business Administration and Management
Universitat Politecnica de Valencia

Camino de Vera s/n. Edificio 7 A. 46022 Valencia
Tel. 34 96 387 7007 Ext. 74921
Fax: 34 96 387 74 99