CFP ICORES (1st International Conference on Operations Research and Enterprise Systems

ICORES (1st International Conference on Operations Research and Enterprise Systems – has an open call for papers, whose deadline is set for July 27, 2011. We hope you can participate in this conference by submitting a paper reflecting your current research in any of the following tracks:
– Methodologies and Technologies
– Applications

ICORES 2012 will be held in Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal next year, on February 4-6, 2012.
The conference will be sponsored by the Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC) and technically co-sponsored by APDIO (Associacao Portuguesa de Investigação Operacional).
INSTICC is member of the Workflow Management Coalition (WfMC).

ICORES would like to become a major point of contact between researchers, engineers and practitioners interested in the advances and applications in the field of operations research. CEFZ
Since the conference focuses on real world applications, the authors should highlight the benefits of Operations Research Methodologies and Technologies for industry and services, either in general or for particular applications. Ideas on how to solve business problems, using operations research methodologies and technologies, will arise from the conference. Papers describing advanced prototypes, systems, case studies, tools and techniques and general survey papers indicating future directions are also encouraged.

The conference program features a number of Keynote Lectures to be delivered by distinguished world-class researchers, including those listed below.

The proceedings of ICORES will be submitted for indexation by Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (ISI), INSPEC, DBLP and Elsevier Index (EI).
All accepted papers (full, short and posters) will be published in the conference proceedings, under an ISBN reference, on paper and on CD-ROM support.
A short list of the best presented papers will be published in a special issue of The Open Operational Research Journal entitled OR Methodologies and Technologies in Decision Making.

Best paper awards will be distributed during the conference closing session. Please check the website for further information (

All papers presented at the conference venue will be available at the SciTePress Digital Library ( SciTePress is member of CrossRef (

Workshops, Special sessions as well as tutorials dedicated to technical/scientific topics are also envisaged: companies interested in presenting their products/methodologies or researchers interested in holding a tutorial are invited to contact the conference secretariat. Workshop chairs and Special Session chairs will benefit from logistics support and other types of support, including secretariat and financial support, to facilitate the development of a valid idea.

Please check further details at the ICORES conference website (
Should you have any question please don’t hesitate contacting me.

ICORES 2012 will be held in conjunction with ICAART 2012 ( and ICPRAM ( in Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal. Registration to ICORES will enable free access to the ICAART and ICPRAM conferences (as a non-speaker).

Av. D.Manuel I, 27A 2.Esq.
2910-595 Setubal, Portugal
Tel.: +351 265 100033
Fax: +44 203 014 8556

Conference date: 4-6 February, 2012
Regular Paper Submission: July 27, 2011
Authors Notification (regular papers): October 14, 2011
Final Regular Paper Submission and Registration: October 27, 2011

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