Organized by

Providence University

Supported by

National Science Council (NSC)

International Chinese Association of Quantitative Management

The School of Business, National Taichung University of Science and Technology

College of Science, National Chung Hsing University

Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization (JIMO)

Call for Papers

Guest Editors: Wuyi Yue and Yutaka Takahashi

As in the previous QTNA (QTNA2009-QTNA2012) Conferences, the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization (JIMO) has agreed to publish up to ten papers from those presented at QTNA2013.

Authors of papers presented at QTNA2013 are cordially invited to submit the extended versions of their papers for consideration for possible publication in JIMO as regular papers. All submissions will be subject to the same peer reviewing process.

Papers should be prepared in accordance with the instructions for preparing final Latex & Tex files for publications in AIMS journals, which together with the sample file and the style file can be found in the JIMO homepage at

Please submit your paper(s) to

Professor Wuyi Yue (e-mail and
Professor Yutaka Takahashi (e-mail
no later than September 26, 2013.

Important Dates

September 26, 2013: Deadline for submitting revised and extended manuscripts
February 3, 2014: Acceptance notification
March 5, 2014: Deadline for sending final manuscripts