Swiss Transport Research Conference

Call for Papers 2023

STRC 2023 | 23rd Swiss Transport Research Conference

The organizing committee of STRC has the pleasure to announce the call for abstracts for the 2023 Swiss Transport Research Conference. It will take place in Monte Verità (Ascona) from May 10th to May 12th.

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. We are looking forward to the following keynotes:

Keynote speakers

Name Institution
Satish V. Ukkusuri Purdue University​
Jack Haddad Technion
Shadi Sharif Azadeh TU Delft

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) and submit it by 10 March 2023. The deadline for the paper submission is 14 April 2023

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.

Information for speakers: Please notice that this year the total presentation time is 20 minutes (12 minutes for presentation + 8 minutes for questions).

Conference information

Info Detail
Date: 10-12 May 2023
Venue: Monte Verità, Ascona
Costs per person: CHF 500 (for university participants)
CHF 800 (for non-university employees)

The costs cover the conference fees and full board. Generally, due to capacity limitations, participants will be accommodated in double rooms.

Important dates

Date/time Event
10.03.2023 23:59 (UTC+1) Deadline for abstracts
17.03.2023 23:59 (UTC+1) Registration deadline
14.04.2023 23:59 (UTC+1) Submission of full papers
10-12.05.2023 Conference


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On behalf of the STRC organizing committee:

Alexandre Alahi
Visual Intelligence for Transportation (VITA)
EPF Lausanne