Welcome!

This page provides basic information for submitting a paper and attending the ROADEF conference.

ROADEF is the French Society for Operational Research and Decision Aiding. It organizes a conference every year, and it will be held in Lorient in February 21-23, 2018.

Important dates

  • Invited session proposals should be sent by October 20th, 2017
  • Papers should be submitted by November 17th, 2017
  • Papers reviews will be available on December 8th, 2017
  • Low fares for registration are available up to December 15th, 2017
  • Low fares for registration are available up to December 15th, 2017
  • Final paper versions should be submitted by December 22nd, 2017
  • ROADEF Conference in Lorient, France, from February 21st to 23rd, 2018

How to submit a paper

How to reach Lorient

The conference will be held in the Palais des Congrès, in the city center of Lorient, France.

You can reach Lorient by plane. The airport, called Aéroport de Lorient Bretagne Sud has the international code LRT. It is at 15 minutes by car from the city center. There are 3 to 4 fligths from/to Paris Orly (ORY), and 1 to 3 flights from/to Lyon (LYS) every day. Another option is to take a flight to Nantes (NTE), then a train to reach Lorient.

There are 8 to 9 trains from/to Paris (the trip lasts 2h40) every day, and 5 to 6 trains to Nantes also. Train time tables are available on the website of the French train company SNCF.