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18/10/2016 ECTRI is hiring! – Office Assistant ECTRI is looking for a highly motivated and qualified candidate to provide administrative and secretarial support, working within the Secretariat under the Secretary General and President’s responsibility. This is a full-time position with non-fixed term under Belgium laws (part-time might be considered), starting as soon as possible.
Full information regarding the position is available here
How to apply:
Interested applicants are requested to send a letter of motivation together with a complete CV, before November 4th, 2016 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We regret that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
18/10/2016 ECTRI TG Economics & Policy and TG Mobility joint meeting, October 18-19 at ECTRI offices. ECTRI Thematic Groups on Economics & Policy and on Mobility are meeting today, at ECTRI offices, to review last year’s activities and plan future actions. They will explore participation in H2020 WP 2017 calls, building upon their matrix of interest.
13/10/2016 EURO Working Group on Transportation: Call for abstracts is open. The 20th EURO Working Group on Transportation Meeting (EWGT) will be held in Budapest from 4 – 6 September 2017, hosted by ECTRI Member BME. Call for abstracts is open, with deadline on November 30, 2016. Accepted papers on Planning and Operation topic will be published on ETRR, ECTRI’s International Open Access journal. More info here
12/10/2016 ECTRI Board meeting, October 11, 2016 The Board members met yesterday at ECTRI offices, to discuss the management of the association, the state of play of the implementation plan, the membership situation and the preparation of the Autumn Assembly of Members.
05/10/2016 ECTRI @ ETC 2016 from 5 – 7 October in Barcelona ECTRI will be present with a stand at the 44th European Transport Conference in Barcelona, promoting the association, its Members and activities, the SETRIS and SKILLFUL projects and the ETRR journal. Visit us! We look forward to seeing you there!
29/09/2016 SETRIS 4th Progress & Planning Meeting SETRIS project partners are meeting Friday 30th, at ECTRI premises for the 4th Progress & Planning Meeting (Steering Committee). They will review activities undertaken, status of deliverables and plan next steps. Find out more about SETRIS
29/09/2016 YRS 2017: 2 days left for abstract submission! If you are an ECTRI, FEHRL, FERSI or United States Universities Young Researcher, don’t' miss the chance to submit your abstract for the Young Researchers’ Seminar 2017. Deadline is September 30, 2016. Find out more on YRS 2017.
28/09/2016 ECTRI @ EC Horizon 2020 ‘Smart, green and integrated transport’ Info Day. C. ALMERAS and A. PEREIRA are attending the H2020 challenge ‘Smart, green and integrated transport’ Info Day. Presentations will cover the various topics open for submission, on Mobility for Growth, Automated Road Transport and Green Vehicles calls, under the 2016-2017 Work programme.
23/09/2016 YRS 2017: Only 1 week left for abstract submission! If you are an ECTRI, FEHRL, FERSI or United States Universities Young Researcher, don’t miss the chance to submit your abstract for the Young Researchers’ Seminar 2017. Deadline is September 30, 2016. Find out more
23/09/2016 ECTRI @ EC Horizon 2020 ‘Smart cities and communities’ Info Day. C. ALMERAS is attending the ‘Smart cities and communities’ Info Day taking place in Brussels. At the event the ‘Smart cities & communities’ topics of the 2016-2017 Horizon 2020 Work Programme ‘Cross-cutting activities’, Smart and Sustainable Cities call are being presented, and in particular the 2017 call.
21/09/2016 YRS 2017: You only have 2 weeks left to submit your abstract!ECTRI, FEHRL, FERSI and United States Universities Young Researchers are invited to submit abstracts under the YRS selected research domains. Abstract submission deadline is September 30, 2016. More information
21/09/2016 ETRR Advisory and Editorial Boards meeting, September 21, 2016 in Brussels. The ETRR Advisory Board and Editorial Board are meeting today at ECTRI offices to review the current status of the Journal, to discuss future developments, to appoint the new Editor-in-Chief and Advisory Board Chair and review the Editorial Board Terms of Reference.
15/09/2016 YRS 2017: Don’t miss the chance, submit your abstract today! ECTRI, FEHRL, FERSI and United States Universities Young Researchers are invited to submit abstracts under the YRS selected research domains. Abstract submission deadline is extended to September 30, 2016. For more information: YRS 2017 website. The 8th Young Researchers’ Seminar will be held from May 16 – 18, 2017 in Berlin, Germany and will be hosted by the German Aerospace Center (DLR).
15/09/2016 European Transport Research Review, Volume 8, Issue 3, is now online! The European Transport Research Review – Volume 8 Number 3 September 2016 is now available online! The journal is accepting submissions and is now indexed by Thomson Reuters. Submit your research article today! More information
15/09/2016 MOBI Seminar 2016: On small and big data: How to go to a more sustainable mobility system? ECTRI Member VUB invites you to the MOBI Seminar “On small and big data. How to go to a more sustainable mobility system?” that will take place on Thursday 13 October 2016 in Brussels. The seminar starts with keynotes by MOBI’s own prof. dr. ir. Joeri Van Mierlo, prof. dr. Cathy Macharis and prof. dr. ir. Wouter Verbeke. Find the full program here.
15/09/2016 ETC 2016 : Technical Visits and More! In addition to fascinating discussions at the European Transport Conference, the Conference team has organised a range of technical visits and tours to help you grow your network and your knowledge of Barcelona. Please email email@example.com for further information.
24/08/2016 Will One-way Car Sharing Take Over Urban Transport? Join the Car Sharing Debate at ETC 5 - 7 October, Barcelona Recent evidence suggests that one-way car sharing will completely change the way we travel around our towns and cities. Join ETC 2016 for the Car Sharing Debate and more. Further information
23/08/2016 ECTRI position on the third H2020 Transport Workprogramme. Building on previous contributions, ECTRI supports the preparation of the third Work Programme of Horizon 2020 in the field of transport by calling through a position paper for a new guiding theme “Towards low carbon mobility” and putting forward four main areas as perceived by the ECTRI research community, as key drivers for accelerating the transition toward this mobility: 1. Systemic approach, 2. Resilience; 3. Human factors, and 4. Policy-making. Read it here
10/08/2016 - YRS 2017: Submit your abstract. ECTRI, FEHRL, FERSI and United States Universities Young Researchers are invited to submit abstracts under the YRS selected research domains. Abstract submission deadline is extended to September 30, 2016.
04/08/2016 ETC 2016 : Programme Stream announced for Transport Modelling
There has been a good response to the call for Transport Modelling papers this year. Papers were of high quality on interesting and varied topics including some traditional topics, as well as current hot topics, so there is an interesting programme for the discerning modeller this year. Check it out and join ETC 2016 here: www.etcbookings.org/
04/08/2016 ETC 2016 : Programme Stream announced for Intelligent Mobility, Management and Operations
The Intelligent Mobility, Management and Operations (IMMO) stream provides a home for research and practitioners dealing with issues at the leading edge of Intelligent Mobility and ITS. ITS is playing an increasing role in dealing with everyday mobility and the consequences it has on accessibility, safety and liveability. Check out the full programme and join ETC 2016! www.etcbookings.org/
03/08/2016 Professor MANUEL SEABRA PEREIRA: In memoriam. The ECTRI community is deeply saddened to inform that Professor Manuel Seabra Pereira, a long lasting and very respected colleague, from Técnico Lisboa, co-chair of ERRAC and EURNEX Chair, has passed away. Manuel will surely be missed, not only for the many constructive contributions he was bringing, but for his wise and very friendly personality. Our heartfelt thoughts go to his family and friends.
03/08/2016 ETC 2016: Programme announced for Transport Economics, Finance and Appraisal stream (TEFA). The TEFA committee has now released its themes and highlights for ETC 2016. The remit for the TEFA committee of the ETC covers the range of issues raised in the appraisal and finance of transport schemes such as: appraisal methods; analysis and modelling needed to support appraisal; valuation of impacts; and funding of transport investments. The 44th ETC will be held in Barcelona, from 5 - 7 October 2016. More information.
ECTRI has released its epublication on ECTRI Members in FP7 and COST projects.
European Transport Research Review (ETRR) latest publications