Location Analytics and Decision Support


Special issue of Decision Support Systems; Abstract deadline 1 Jul 2016


The journal Decision Support Systems is organizing a special issue, to be published in Summer 2017 on “Location Analytics and Decision Support.”

The goal of this special issue is to explore and gain knowledge of contemporary GIS for decision-making and analytics emphasizing the emerging areas of mobile devices, analytics, big data, and social media applied to spatial decisions, as well as novel decision-making models, systems, and applications that demonstrate today’s more pervasive, complex, and sophisticated locational analytics tools and technologies. Manuscripts that emphasize theoretical, empirical, and design science approaches using a variety of methodologies are welcome.

The detailed Call for Papers, including topics of interest, submission requirements, review policy, and important dates is available at:


You are encouraged to consider submitting a manuscript for this special issue. The special issue editorial team invites your submissions for this special issue. Should you have any questions, please contact any member of the editorial team.


Special Issue Co-Editors, Decision Support Systems