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ECTRI has issued a position paper on the second H2020 Transport Workprogramme (2016-2017) which was submitted to the European Commission' services. ECTRI calls for a new guiding theme, "Towards an integrated transport system" and proposes five main areas of research for advancing an integrated transport system.
The TRB 94th Annual Meeting "Corridors to the Future: Transportation and Technology" will be held in Washington D.C., USA on January 11-15, 2015. The TRB Annual Meeting program covers all transportation modes, with more than 4,500 presentations in nearly 800 sessions and workshops. A call for paper is open from June 1, 2014
ECTRI supports the EC-funded research project MOWE-IT – Management of Weather Extremes in Transport – The project seeks to collect, arrange and disseminate evidence on the level of magnitude and options to mitigate disruptions in European transport systems. Final seminars of the project will take place in the first half of September in London, Berlin and Thessaloniki.
ECTRI Member IFSTTAR is sponsoring the Workshop H-CPS-I 2014: Human Cyber Physical System Interaction, held in Paris, France on September 22-23, 2014
ECTRI supports the European Transport Conference 2014 to be held in Frankfurt, Germany on September 29 – October 1, 2014.
ECTRI Member FhG co-organizes the 7th ECITL Conference on November 5-7, 2014 in Dortmund, Germany.
ECTRI Member DLR co-hosts the Mobility Convention Conference on November 6-7, 2014 in Cologne, Germany. ECTRI President George Giannopoulos is one of the speakers as well as Barbara Lenz of DLR. The registration is open, early bird rates apply until 15 September 2014.
FERSI together with ECTRI and other key stakeholders organize a Conference on 'Ageing and Safe Mobility' on November 27-28, 2014 at the BASt premises in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany. The registration is now open.
ECTRI supports the Guide2Wear project that is granted within the ERA-NET transport flagship call initiative 2013 “Future Travelling”. It is led by ECTRI member FhG, with the direct participation of ECTRI member VTI and the interactions of ECTRI Thematic Group on Mobility. The project will be launched beginning of July 2014. The main objective of Guide2Wear is to evaluate the potential of wearable devices for future travel services.
ECTRI members AIT and DLR supports the European Electric Vehicle Congress “Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Vehicles are ready: Challenges, Opportunities and Outlook” to be held in Brussels, Belgium on December 2 – 5, 2014.
The TRB organises a conference on Transportation for Sustainability which will be held on May 7-8, 2015 in Washington DC. a call for paper is open, with a deadline on October 15, 2014
ECTRI member DLR organizes the 4th International Conference on Transport, Atmosphere and Climate on 22-25 June, 2015 in Bad Kohlgrub, Germany. The deadline for abstract submission is February 2015.
ECTRI has released its epublication on ECTRI Members in FP7 and COST projects.
The latest European Transport Research Review (ETRR) publication has been issued in June, 2014.