Information for Keynote Speakers Producing a

The OR Society YOUNGOR 18 Conference
9 - 11 April 2013
Peter Chalk Centre, University of Exeter, EX4 4QD
Information for Keynote Speakers Producing a Written Paper
General Guidelines
A review paper of the field pointing out issues and future research
Camera ready copy by Monday, 7th February 2013
Length of Written Paper
3,000 to 5,000 words
The papers will be edited but not refereed
Format of Written Paper
Please supply an electronic copy (e-mail with attachment), preferably using Microsoft Word, as well as a
hard copy of the paper to Ibrahim Kucukkoc [email protected]
Frutiger LT 57 Cn (or Times New Roman if easier).
Line spacing
Single spaced.
Top/bottom - 1.5 inches
Main text
11 point normal font. Justified both sides, no running header.
Section heading
12 point bold font.
Placed on left of page with no gap line before section text.
Sub-section heading
12 point italic font with no gap line.
First page
The following should be centered on the page:
 First line - title of paper, 14 point bold font
 Next line - author names, 12 point normal font
 Next line - author affiliations, 10 point normal font
10 point normal font.
Placed below author affiliations with centered bold title. ‘Abstract’
and justified to margins left/right 1.5 inches.
Page numbering
The editor will insert page numbers at bottom centre.
References to other publications must be in Harvard style (author
names and date in brackets) and a list of full references should be
provided in alphabetical order at the end of the paper.
Left/right - 1.25 inches