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Call for Papers

We are accepting papers until April 12th!!

Abstracts (no more than 300 words) and papers are invited for submission in any of the listed fields on Conference Topics. We will only accept electronic submissions.

Manuscripts will be reviewed by the program committee in accordance with the standard practice and the criteria for the conference. Final acceptance is based on review of full-length papers.

The official language of the conference will be English. All abstracts and papers MUST be submitted in English. Review proceedings information for guidelines and templates.

Session length for the selected conference papers are one (1) hour thirty (30) minutes which includes a Q&A session.

Paper Submission


Please send your submission to: RACR2011@tamiu.edu


Special Sessions

Decision Making under Risk and Uncertainty will be headed by Prof Cengiz Kahraman.


The maximum paper length should be within 6 pages, including figures, tables and references. Review the Instructions for Authors. Two formats will be accepted for paper submission Word and LaTex. Please review the PDF files for all guidelines and templates.

Special Issue

 Presenters may choose to submit their papers for publication in two fully refereed journals. The International Journal of Information Technology and Decision Making and the Journal of Human and Ecological Risk Assessment have accepted our proposal for special issues. All paper submissions will be considered by a reviewer committee and the guest editors. Selected papers will be published at the discretion of the journals’ editors-in chief.


Binational Center

5201 University Boulevard, Pellegrino Hall 301

Laredo, TX  78041

Tel. 956.326.3068 - Fax 956.326.2838


Office Hours: Mon - Fri, 8 am - 5 pm.