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ICHLSCM 2017 : 19th International Conference on Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICHLSCM

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICHLSCM 2017: 19th International Conference on Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICHLSCM 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) A Control Model for the Dismantling of Industrial Plants
Florian Mach, Eric Hund, Malte Stonis
2) A Hyperexponential Approximation to Finite-Time and Infinite-Time Ruin Probabilities of Compound Poisson Processes
Amir T. Payandeh Najafabadi
3) Morphological and Syntactic Meaning: An Interactive Crossword Puzzle Approach
Ibrahim Garba
4) Winged Test Rocket with Fully Autonomous Guidance and Control for Realizing Reusable Suborbital Vehicle
Koichi Yonemoto, Hiroshi Yamasaki, Masatomo Ichige, Yusuke Ura, Guna S. Gossamsetti, Takumi Ohki, Kento Shirakata, Ahsan R. Choudhuri, Shinji Ishimoto, Takashi Mugitani, Hiroya Asakawa, Hideaki Nanri
5) A Performance Model for Designing Network in Reverse Logistic
S. Dhib, S. A. Addouche, T. Loukil, A. Elmhamedi
6) The Characteristics of Static Plantar Loading in the First-Division College Sprint Athletes
Tong-Hsien Chow
7) The Proposal of a Shared Mobility City Index to Support Investment Decision Making for Carsharing
S. Murr, S. Phillips
8) A Review on Impacts of Grid-Connected PV System on Distribution Networks
Davud Mostafa Tobnaghi
9) A Reference Framework Integrating Lean and Green Principles within Supply Chain Management
M. Bortolini, E. Ferrari, F. G. Galizia, C. Mora
10) Issues in Organizational Assessment: The Case of Frustration Tolerance Measurement in Mexico
David Ruiz, Carlos Nava, Roberto Carbajal
11) Improvement of Parallel Compressor Model in Dealing Outlet Unequal Pressure Distribution
Kewei Xu, Jens Friedrich, Kevin Dwinger, Wei Fan, Xijin Zhang
12) Studying the Influence of Logistics on Organizational Performance through a Supply Chain Strategy: Case Study in Goldiran Electronics Co.
Ali Hajiesmaeili, Mehdi Rahimi, Ehsan Jaberi, Amir Abbas Hosseini
13) Investigation of Fire Damaged Reinforced Concrete Walls with Axial Force
Hyun Ah Yoon, Ji Yeon Kang, Hee Sun Kim, Yeong Soo Shin
14) Efficient Design of Distribution Logistics by Using a Model-Based Decision Support System
J. Becker, R. Arnold
15) Decision Support System for Solving Multi-Objective Routing Problem
Ismail El Gayar, Ossama Ismail, Yousri El Gamal