Call for Papers


Participants are invited to submit abstracts for presentationsposterspaperspanels and workshops describing research, applications, tools, and case studies.

Students are especially encouraged to attend and to participate in the student paper and poster competitions with monetary awards, judged by leading academics and researchers.

Topics of particular focus include:

We also welcome contributions in:

  • Systems Optimization
  • Business & industry practices or case studies
  • Thermodynamic analysis
  • Decision analysis and support
  • Public policy
  • Human behavior
  • Education
  • Creative contributions on topics not listed!

Submission Instructions:
Abstracts should be about 500 words and will be reviewed relative to four criteria:

  1. Importance
  2. Technical Quality
  3. Results
  4. Creativity

Full papers will be considered for publication in special issues of the Journal of Industrial Ecology, and Resources, Conservation & Recycling, and Infrastructures.

For full consideration, submit abstracts by Feb 5, 2018. The deadline has been extended to Feb 12, 2018!