14th World Conference on Transport Research

July 2016 | Shanghai, China

The 14th World Conference on Transport Research was held 10-15 July 2016 in Shanghai, China at Tongji University.

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Read the welcome speech from President Yoshitsugu Hayashi here:  President Hayashi’s Welcome Speech for 14th WCTR

Read the keynote speech from Jose Luis Irigoyen (Director of Transport and ICT, World Bank) here:  Jose Luis Irigoyen keynote speech

View the Key Findings here:  WCTR2016 KEY FINDINGS

Professor Yoshi HayashiProfessor Yoshi Hayashi

Message from the WCTRS President

Welcome to the website of the World Conference on Transport Research Society (WCTRS).  In its pages you can find information on the Society’s mission, its activities, including our 14th World Conference on Transport Research, to be held in Shanghai from July 11th to 15th 2016, our services to members and details of how to join the Society.

Message from President Yoshitsugu Hayashi – May 2016

See President Hayashi’s profile

 

 

WCTRS News Briefing – September 2016

The latest WCTRS News Briefing is now available in the General Member area of the website.

Members can click here to log in to the General Member area and access this using their usual log in name and password.

WCTRS Y-III Newsletter – Issue 3, June 2016

The latest WCTRS Y-III newsletter is now available in the General Member area of the website.

Members can click here to log in to the General Member area and access the newsletter using their usual log in name and password.

WCTRS Newsletter 2016: Volume 1 – June 2016

The latest WCTRS newsletter is now available in the General Member area of the website.

Members can click here to log in to the General Member area and access the newsletter, using their usual log in name and password.

WCTRS Y-III Newsletter – Issue 2, March-April 2016

The latest WCTRS Y-III newsletter is now available in the General Member area of the website.

Members can click here to log in to the General Member area and access the newsletter, using their usual log in name and password.

 

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2017 WORLD SYMPOSIUM ON TRANSPORT & LAND USE RESEARCH (WSTLUR): CALL FOR PAPERS

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 World Symposium on Transport and Land Use Research (WSTLUR) will be held in Brisbane, Australia, July 3rd- July 6th, 2017.   Original papers are being sought (not submitted elsewhere) on the interaction of transport and land use.  Papers must be submitted by October 31st, 2016.  For further details please visit http://www.wctrs-society.com/links/events-by-other-organisations/

WCTRS Newsletter 2015: Volume 2 now available

The latest WCTRS newsletter is now available in the General Member area of the website.

Members can click here and access this page using their usual log in name and password.

 

Non-members can access an abbreviated version of the newsletter here.

WCTRS News Briefing

The WCTRS Member News Briefing for October 2015 is now available at WCTRS News Briefing.

WCTRS Members can access this page using their usual log in name and password.

General background information

We have produced a short information leaflet which briefly outlines the main aims and achievements of the WCTRS. Please click one of the links below to view this in your preferred language.

Invitation to WCTRS Young Researchers Initiative, Ed. 2

Following the remarkable success of Edition-1 of “WCTRS Young Researchers’ Initiative” (WCTRS-Y) that was completed during WCTR-13 held in Rio, July 2013, I am pleased to announce that the Steering Committee (STC) of WCTRS has decided to launch Edition-2 of the initiative. This is planned to be completed during WCTR-14 to be held in Shanghai, July 10-15, 2016, with increased honoraria to the volunteers…

► Invitation to participate in WCTRS Young Researchers’ Initiative WCTRS-Y; Edition-2 (.pdf)

► Details and Conditions

Rio 2013

Rio 2013 conference results

The WCTRS last General Assembly was held in Rio on Wednesday 17th July 2013 during the 13th Conference. It resulted on the election of a new president and steering committee members.

Recipients of the Rio conference Prizes

  • Dupuit Prize – Werner Rothengatter
  • WCTRS Prize for the Best Paper
    • QIANG Meng, XINCHANG Wang and LIXIN Miao
    • Alain BONNAFOUS and Bruno FAIVRE D’ARCIER
  • WCTRS Prize for the Best Paper presented by a Young Researcher – Moataz MAHMOUD and Julian HINE
  • WCTRS Prize for the Best Poster – Herrie SCHALEKAMP
  • Transport Policy Prize for the Most Influential Paper – Jillian ANABLE
    Prize for the WCTR Best Paper on Transport in Developing Countries (offered by the Cairo University) – Herrie SCHALEKAMP