The 7th International Conference on

Transportation and Space-time Economics (TSTE 2019)

11-13 October, 2019 | Beijing, China


Call for papers for a Special Session of the 7th International Conference on Transportation and Space-time Economics (TSTE), 11-13 October 2019, Beijing, China

Title of the Special Session:
Future Transportation and Regional Development

Fei Ma & Qipeng Sun

Chang’an University

The special session includes the following topics, but is not limited to:
(1) Transportation and regional sustainable development
(2) Sharing transportation and urban development
(3) Civilized travel and urban congestion
(4) Urban traffic network governance
(5) The robustness of urban transportation system
(6) Low carbon transportation

Submitted papers through strict review process will be recommended to and published in the Special Issue of SCI/SSCI journals.

Session organizers:

Associate Prof. Fei Ma
Associate Prof. Fei Ma is currently engaged in the research on the vulnerability of complex transportation networks at multi-scale. He is a core member of the Shaanxi Youth Innovation Team – the Future Transportation and Regional Development Team (FTRD). During 2018-2019, he has finished the visiting exchange at the Chung-Ang University, Korea. Prof. Ma is currently the Deputy Secretary General of Shaanxi Urban Economic and Cultural Research Association, and the Director of the Branch of Road Construction Machinery of China Road Society.

Prof. Qipeng Sun
Professor Qipeng Sun is the executive director of the Comprehensive Transportation Economics and Management Research Center, which is the key research base of the philosophy and technology center of Shaanxi Province. He has completed his visiting job at Nagoya University, Japan during 2010-2011. After that, he went to Australia and Germany to complete academic training. Prof. Sun is the member of the Society of China Transportation Systems Engineering, the member of Shaanxi Air Pollution Control Committee, and the executive director of the Economic Society of Shaanxi Province. In addition, he is the editorial board member of the Journal of Transportation Systems Engineering and Information, and the review expert of National Social Science Fund.

Contact Information:
Authors can get contact with the special session using the following emails:

Important Dates:

Extended abstract submission deadline: 15 May 2019

Full paper submission deadline: 31 August 2019

Final decision notification deadline: 10 September 2019

Important Dates
  • 15  March, 2019  Extended abstract submission opens
  • 31  May, 2019 Deadline for extended abstract submission
  • 15  June, 2019 Acceptance notification of extended abstract
  • 31  August, 2019 Deadline for full paper submission
  • 5  September, 2019 Formal review process for Special Issue and Best Papers to be published

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