The 20th ISL in

Bologna (2015)

 5-8th July 2015


Information on the 2015 ISL conference in Bologna, Italy.


Key Submission

& Conference


Deadline for Paper submission extended to the 15th of May 2015

Calendar (2014)

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


Submissions, Fees &



The online submission process is now open.

Please click here for information on the fees

Please click here to access information on preparing the Full Paper


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.

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