A particular theme of the NOFOMA 2019 conference is “Supply Chains and Sustainable Development of Societies”


The 31st Nofoma Conference will be jointly hosted by BI Norwegian Business School and Norwegian Defence University College.

The main conference and Educators’ Day will take place at the BI campus at Nydalsveien 37, Oslo, whereas the Nordlog doctorial symposium will be at Akershus Fortress, centrally located in Oslo.

Important dates

  • 21.January 2019:
    submission of abstracts
  • 28.january 2019:
    acceptance of abstracts
  • 11.March 2019:
    submission of full papers
  • 15.April 2019:
    reviewers’ comments out
  • 13.May 2019:
    submission of revised full papers, Work-in-progress
  • 13.May 2019:
    Early Bird registration
  • 27.May 2019:
    latest registration

Best Paper Award

The best doctoral paper and the best paper involving a senior researcher will be awarded with the DB Schenker best paper award. The DB Schenker best paper award honours papers that have a high academic value as well as practical relevance.

Special Issue

Selected papers from the NOFOMA 2019 Conference will be invited for a special issue of the International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management.