The 6th International Conference on

Transportation and Space-time Economics

October 12-14, 2018 | Beijing, China

Areas of Interest

Papers related to the conference themes and scopes are strongly encouraged. Topics include, but are not limited to:

Novel Urban Mobility -

● Autonomous driving

● Shared mobility (e.g. sharing bicycles, car sharing; ride pooling, shared commuting, park sharing/renting, boat sharing)

● MaaS (Mobility as a Service)

● EVs, hybrid, hydrogen vehicles mobility

● Other new forms of mobility.

Urban Logistics Innovations -

● Infrastructures (such as urban consolidation centers, loading and unloading zones etc.)

● Regulations and governance (such as low emission zones, subsidies and allowances for night deliveries, congestion charge etc.)

● Technology (for example,intelligent transport systems, big data analysis)

● Management (such as collaborative freight delivery, crowd-sourced deliveries).

Location, Transport and Land-use -

● Urban and transport planning

● Location and individual accessibility

● Space-time theory and technology

● Transport oriented development (TOD)

● Land use and high-speed rail

● Transportation and land use systems in growing and shrinking cities.

Lifestyle, Behavior and Sustainable Transport Choices -

● Car ownership and travel behavior

● Low carbon mobility (LCM) policy and behavior change

● Healthy urban transport policy and behavior change

● Land use policies and behavior change

● Social network and transport choice

Latent factors and transport choice

● Residential & workplace location and transport choice

● Consumption & leisure pattern and transport choice.

Transportation Technologies for Sustainability -

● ITS user services

● Driver and traveler support systems

● Data management systems

Electronic payment systems

● Security systems

● Cooperative techniques and systems

● Key developments in intelligent vehicle technology.

Environmental and Social Impact of Transport and Logistics -

● Mobility, energy and climate change

● Measures for impact assessment

Equity and exclusion in transport

● Property, housing, employment and health impacts

● Connectivity of rural communities.

Sustainable Transport Institution and Policy -

● Transportation regulation and pricing

● Governance innovations in transport sector

Challenges and innovations of technology, supply and demand policies for sustainable transport

● Public transport policy evaluations

● Equity and efficiency balances for sustainable transportation development in China and abroad.

Important Dates
  • 1, March, 2018 Extended abstract submission opens
  • 31, May, 2018 Deadline for extended abstract submission
  • 15, June, 2018 Acceptance/Rejection notification of extended abstract
  • 25, August, 2018 Deadline for full paper submission & Formal review process starts for Best Papers to be published
  • 15, September, 2018 Invitation of the authors to present at the conference
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