The 21st ISL in

Taiwan (2016)

 3-6th July 2016


2015 ISL Industrial Visit Photo


More photos from the 2015 ISL to follow

2015 Conference programme



Key Submission

& Conference


Calendar (2014)

Information on this year’s submission deadlines and conference dates.


Submissions, Fees &



Registration & payment is possible until the 7th of July

Please click here for information on the fees


Doctoral Award



The ISL advisory committee is pleased to announce the 5th Annual Best Doctoral Paper Award, to be awarded at the 20th ISL conference in Bologna.



Journal Partnership

The best conference papers are selected for a special issue in our partner journal:

The International Journal of Logistics Management.

Updates & News

– The 21st ISL 2016 first call for papers is now available.

– The 20th ISL 2015 Abstracts are now available.

– The Draft Programme is now available.

– If you require an additional ticket (for a guest) for the conference dinner on the 7th of July, please contact Ms Lesley Gray, Tel: +44 (0) 115 951 4006,

About ISL

This major event for international scholars in the areas of Logistics, Operations and Supply Chain Management will be held in Bologna, Italy and has been chosen after the successful symposia held in Ho Chi Minh 2014, Vienna 2013, Cape Town, 2012, Berlin, 2011, Kuala Lumpur, 2010, Istanbul, 2009, Bangkok, 2008, Budapest 2007, Beijing 2006, Lisbon 2005, Bangalore 2004, Sevilla 2003, Melbourne, 2002, Salzburg, 2001, Iwate 2000, Florence 1999, Padua 1997 and Nottingham 1995 and 1993.

The official language of the Symposium is English.

Symposium Organisation