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XIII Balkan Conference on Operational Research

" OR in Balkans - Recent Advances "

BALCOR is an international symposium which traditionally gathers operational researchers with the objective to present the theoretical as well as practical research results. One of its assets is the successful exchange of ideas and information of interest to operational research and promotion of international co-operation, especially among the Balkan countries.
The conference will be an extraordinary opportunity for the OR researchers to get together from 25-28 May, 2018 in the beautiful city of Belgrade. The Conference Chair Nenad Mladenović, Program Committee Chairs Milan Martić, Milorad Vidović, Dragan Urošević and the Organizing Committee Chair Gordana Savić, are preparing a high quality scientific program and an exciting social program for the Conference.

May 25-28, 2018 in Belgrade, Serbia

Latest news

  • 16 March, 2018Paper submission period extended till 30 March, 2018
  • 21 Februar, 2018Third Call for Papers announced
  • 11 December, 2017Second Call for Papers announced
  • 26 June, 2017First Call for Papers announced
  • 6 June, 2017Organizing committee held a meeting
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Program and Organizing Committee, are preparing a high quality scientific program and an exciting social program for the Conference.

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The XIII Balkan Conference On Operational Research (BALCOR 2018) will be held between May 25-28, 2018 in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia.

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The Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade, traditionally organizes SymOrg to promote the theory and practice of management and management-related disciplines.


Conference chairs and Program Committee chairs are currently working in order to confirm special issues of prestigious journals, directly connected to papers presented at this conference (but not included in the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics).

For now, the following special issue will be devoted in papers presented in the conference:

All papers (in extended form - after revision), will be refereed according to the standards of the respective journal.

Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics

All conference participants are invited to submit their research work to the forthcoming book of Springer Proceedings in series: Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics, dedicated to BALCOR 2018 (OR in Balkans - Recent Advances).

Paper submission period extended till 15 April, 2018 for Springer Proceedings.

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