Who should attend?

This call is an invitation to all interested academics, representatives from industry or organisations, and students in the advancement of innovative technologies and application of OM methods linking manufacturing and services.

How to apply

Abstract submission

  • Participants who want to present at the conference need to submit an abstract describing their research.

  • The abstract should be up to 50 words of continuous text using this template and be submitted to bsre@sussex.ac.uk using the conference title in the subject area of your email.

  • Abstracts will be continuously reviewed and authors will be notified of the acceptance within one week's time.

  • One person can present two papers at most.

  • The deadline for abstracts and bios submission is 22 June 2019.

    Attention! Abstract acceptance notifications will be sent on a continuous basis one week after abstract submission, not after the end of the submission deadline!


Registration dates 2019

1 March

Submission and registration opens

29 June

Submission and members early bird registration closes

15 August

Registration closes

Registration Fees

Early Bird Fee:

POMS / EUROMA Members: 



Regular Registration Fee:


POMS / EUROMA Members: 



PhD Students


Partners can attend the conference dinner for an extra cost of £50.00.

*Ph.D. students fee: In order to benefit from the reduced fee, you must send a certificate or a student ID card when registering to bsre@sussex.ac.uk.

The Registration fee includes:

Conference materials, a welcome reception (1 September), conference dinner (3 September), lunch on the first two days of the conference and coffee breaks throughout the conference will all covered by the host organisation. Participants are responsible for their travel and accommodation costs.

Refund policy:


Up to 15 July 2019:                       100% refund

Up to 15 August 2019:                  50% refund

After 15 August 2019:                   No refund

For further information, please contact bsre@sussex.ac.uk