CALL FOR PAPERS (Thematic Issue) - Opportunities & Challenges for Operations Management (ISSUE SEPTEMBER/2019)


Extended and updated versions of the selected articles presented at the conference will be invited to be submitted to a special edition on opportunities and challenges for operations management, to be published in the Brazilian Journal of Operations and Production Management (BJO&PM).

The "2018 International Conference POMS in Rio" will be held on December 10th to 12th of 2018 at PUC-Rio, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil). The theme is "Operations Management for the Social Good".

The 2014 International POMS Conference is organized by the POMS Caribbean & Latin American Chapter. This international conference provides an opportunity for faculty, doctoral students and practitioners to share knowledge and insights through research presentations, tutorials, workshops, and discussion boards that contribute to the better understanding and practice of POM.

Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) is an international professional organization representing the interests of POM professionals from around the world. 
The purposes of the Society are:

  • to extend and integrate knowledge that contributes to the improved understanding and practice of production and operations management (POM);
  • to disseminate information on POM to managers, scientists, educators, students, public and private organizations, national and local governments, and the general public; and
  • to promote the improvement of POM and its teaching in public and private manufacturing and service organizations throughout the world