INFORMS Technical Section on Logistics & Supply Chain Management

INFORMS Section on Logistics

Statement of Purpose

Purpose: The purpose of the Section is to:
  • promote a greater understanding of the significance of logistics in the firm and the economy,
  • support efforts to extend, unify and integrate different aspects of logistics,
  • provide a forum for the exchange of ideas between academicians and logistics practitioners and help foster cooperation between academics and practitioners, and
  • disseminate research - especially research in progress - related to logistics,
  • and to encourage the education of students.
  • Recent Information

  • Propsed Merger with Transportation Science Section
  • Spring, 2002 newsletter.
  • Call for papers for INFORMS Annual Meeting, San Jose, Nov. 17-20, 2002.
  • Agenda for Section meeting in Miami Beach.
  • Clarification of goals for this section
  • General Information

  • Share information via or join the Section's Listserv
  • Logistics Section Member Demographics
  • History of Logistics Section
  • Section Officers
  • Bylaws of Logistics Section
  • Additional Section information.
  • Logistics Websites

  • Links to Logistics Journals and Style Sheets
  • Links to other Logistics Organizations
  • Links to Logistics Information Sites
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