Call for papers

Call for papers

The meeting aims to stimulate, promote and publish high quality contributions to the applications of multiple criteria decision aiding. In particular, the 9th meeting will focus on the interdisciplinary area of MCDA in Management Information Systems. Specific application domains for this meeting include, but are not limited to: 
Management of Production Systems
Human Resources Management
Business Administration
Business Process Management
Environmental Management
Energy Policy
Rural Development
Education
Logistics
E-commerce
Marketing
Transportations
Defense
Tourism
Healthcare Management
Financial Engineering

The basic methodologies that will be addressed are: 
Multiattribute Utility Theory
Outranking methods
Aggregation - Disaggregation approach
Multiobjective programming
Goal Programming
Preference modeling
Multicriteria Decision Support Systems
Multicriteria group decision making
Robustness Analysis
In addition, any “single criterion optimization” contribution will be more than welcomed.

Submitted works can refer either to ongoing research or to accomplished efforts. Submitted papers should be written with MS Word and have a length of 3-4 pages. They should follow strictly the formatting guidelines. 
Please download the formatting template: MCDA proceedings template.doc 
 
Each paper must be presented by a representative; Submissions will be judged on originality, significance and clarity. All manuscripts must be prepared in English. 
Please submit your contribution electronically in .doc or .docx  format, at: http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=mcda2012

Important Dates

Submissions Deadline:                                                                                       September 1 14
Acceptance Notification:                                                                                     September 15
Camera-ready papers (extended papers for the special issues):                       December 31 CFP_ENG_files/MCDA%20proceedings%20template.dochttp://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=mcda2012http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=mcda2012shapeimage_5_link_0shapeimage_5_link_1shapeimage_5_link_2

Call For Papers