The coronavirus global crises has been triggering local and global measures that have affected the interaction among individuals and entities. Although the Expression of Interest (EOI) to bid for hosting WCTR-17 in 2025 only requires the firm indication by a representative of an academic institution, potential applicants might need further time to discuss with colleagues, institutions and the local stakeholders before responding to the Call to submit a responsible EOI. Consequently, the Site Selection Sub Committee (SSSC) of WCTRS announces 30th April 2020 as the new deadline for receiving the EOI. The schedule to continue the process after April that will be given in due course, in the Invitation to Bid for Hosting WCTR 2025 including the Steps in the Process and Timeline, etc. will take into account the evolution of the difficult situation that our planet is experiencing. This shall be posted on the WCTRS Website in due course.
Posted: March 19th, 2020
Entities interested to respond to the Invitation for Bids to Host WCTR-17, in 2025 that will be posted on the WCTRS Website in due course, are kindly requested to complete and sign the EOI Form below, save in [ pdf ] file, and send by e-mail, no later than 30 April 2020, to the Chair of the Site Selection Sub-Committee (SSSC) of WCTRS, Professor Ali Huzayyin (firstname.lastname@example.org), with cc to WCTRS Secretariat (WCTRS@leeds.ac.uk).
Posted: March 10th, 2020
Posted: September 19th, 2019
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Posted: June 25th, 2019
Transport Policy has issued a call for papers for a Special Virtual Issue titled “Transport Policy in Post COVID-19 World”. Potential contributors are asked to submit an abstract of up to 1000 words to the guest editor Ashish Verma, Ph.D. on or before 31st May 2020, with full papers to be submitted on or before 31st July 2020.
Further information on the call can be found at the Elsevier Website.
Posted: April 8th, 2020
The latest News Briefing is now available in the General Member area of the website and includes the following:
Members can click here to log in to the General Member area and access this using their usual log in name and password.
Please note, the Secretariat is unable to answer queries regarding publication in journals or special issues. Our Editorial Teams are currently working on this and an update will be circulated when available. Thank you.
Posted: February 18th, 2020
What: WCTR SIG G3 organised two special sessions during the TISRoma 2019 Congress organised by the AIIT (Italian Association for Traffic and Transport Engineering). The sessions were chaired by Maria Attard (University of Malta – SIG G3 co-chair) and Michela Le Pira (University of Catania – TISRoma organising committee member). A total of 11 papers were presented from a number of countries. The proceedings of the special sessions will be published in a Special Issue of the Journal Research in Transportation Business and Management, published by Elsevier.
Please click the link below to hear the introduction from Maria Attard.
Posted: October 24th, 2019
Posted: September 19th, 2019
Posted: May 31st, 2019
We have now updated our information leaflets which briefly outline the main aims and achievements of the WCTRS. Please click one of the links below to view this in your preferred language.
Posted: October 4th, 2018
The GDPR is a piece of legislation passed by the European Parliament which comes into force on Friday 25 May 2018. It aims to make it simpler for people to control how organisations use their personal details, and strict rules mean companies will not be allowed to collect or use personal information without the person’s consent. Personal information includes things like your name, email address and phone number.
Here at the WCTRS, we are committed to respecting and protecting our members privacy, and by providing us with your personal information, you consent to the use of it in accordance with the conditions of our Privacy Notice which can be found here. We ask that all members take time to read carefully through this notice and if you have any questions, please contact us at email@example.com
Posted: May 24th, 2018