Swiss Transport Research Conference

Call for Papers 2019

STRC 2019 | 19th Swiss Transport Research Conference

The organizing committee of STRC has the pleasure to announce the call for abstracts for the 2019 Swiss Transport Research Conference.

The conference is a forum that brings together Swiss researchers adopting many different approaches to understanding transport phenomena. As such, the conference hosts topics across a wide spectrum in transport and land use: from logistics and travel behavior, traffic engineering, railway engineering, to environmental impact analysis and land use modeling. The following keynote speakers have confirmed their attendance:

Keynote Speakers Institution
Emma Frejinger Department of Computer Science and Operations Research, Université de Montréal
David Hensher Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies, The University of Sydney Business School
Martin Savelsbergh H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Tech

The STRC is an excellent venue to catch up on the state of transport research in Switzerland. The conference will take place on the Monte Verità, Ascona (Ticino) at the Centro Stefano Franscini of ETH Zurich.

To submit a paper, please prepare an abstract (no more than 200 words) with a standard text processor, and submit it to Extended Deadline for abstract submission: 4 March 2019. Please save the file as Surname1_surname2_strc19. To encourage participation, a full paper will be assigned to every researcher who will be responsible for giving feedback to the authors during the presentation.

Date: 15 (noon) - 17 (noon) May 2019
Venue: Monte Verità, Ascona
Costs per person: CHF 425

The costs cover the conference fees and full board, from lunch on May 15 to end of sessions on May 17. Generally, due to capacity limitations, participants will be accommodated in double rooms.

Important dates
Extended deadline for abstracts: 4 March 2019
Submission of full papers: 30 April 2019
Papers do discussants: 8 May 2019
Conference date: 15-17 May 2019
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On behalf of the STRC organizing committee:

Rico Maggi, Stefano Scagnolari, Letizia Tronnolone
Institute for Economic Research IRE, Università della Svizzera italiana