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INFORMS TSL Workshop 2019 in Vienna

July 15, 2019 - July 19, 2019


The next INFORMS TSL Workshop will be held from July 15-19, 2019 at the University of Vienna. The topic of the workshop is “Transportation in the sharing economy”. Sharing economy refers to collaborative consumption. It is typically organized through platforms that facilitate the exchange of goods or services. Given an increasing pressure to act economically and ecologically efficient, mechanisms that help to benefit from idle capacities are on the rise. Both transportation companies and heavy users of transportation services need to learn how to play in a world of shared idle capacities. We anticipate talks on various types of collaborations, crowd delivery, carsharing, carpooling, ridesharing, etc.

======= Topics =======

We will welcome contributions that address modeling, methodological or game theoretical aspects. Possible topics are (but not limited to):

* Collaborative and cooperative transportation

* Crowd shipping or sourcing

* Car-, bike-, or ride sharing

* Car and bike repositioning

* Car pooling

* Intermodal and multimodal transportation

* Synchromodality and the physical internet

* Business model developments in the sharing economy

* Shared mobility services

================ Important dates ================

Submission deadline: January 15, 2019

Notification: February 28, 2019

Early registration deadline: March 31, 2019

============ Submissions ============

Abstracts should be as complete as possible, no less than 2 pages and not exceeding more than 3 pages. ­Abstract submissions will be handled via EasyChair: easychair.org/conferences/?conf=tsl2019

================ Keynote speakers ================

Martin Bichler (Technical University of Munich)

Michal Tzur (Tel Aviv University)

==================== Organizing Committee ====================

Margaretha Gansterer

Karl Dörner

Richard Hartl

Rudolf Vetschera


July 15, 2019
July 19, 2019


University of Vienna
Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1
Wien, A-1090 Austria
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