8th International Congress on Transportation Research
28-29 September 2017
Thessaloniki, Greece
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The Hellenic Institute of Transportation Engineers (HITE) and the Hellenic Institute of Transport (HIT/CERTH) co-organize the ‘8th International Congress on Transportation Research’ (ICTR 2017), which will be held on September 28-29, 2017, at the CERTH Congress Centre in Thessaloniki, Greece. The spotlight theme of the 2017 Congress is: ‘The Future of Transportation: A Vision for 2030’.

The ICTR has been a major event in the field of transportation research for the past 15 years. Potential ICTR participants include the research and academic community, as well as the public and private sector involved in the development and implementation of innovative projects in the field of transport.

ICTR 2017 will host innovative research and development work in the field of transportation systems, operations and infrastructures, in Greece and abroad. The Congress objective is to showcase recent top-notch research activities in transportation, merge research findings and policy making tasks, facilitate the exchange of knowledge in the local and international level and draw conclusions and shape recommendations on the future of transportation.

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  • 15th January 2017

    Abstract submission deadline

    (up to 500 words)

  • 15th February 2017

    Notification of acceptance deadline

  • 13th April 2017

    Full-text paper submission

  • 29th May 2017

    Authors informed on review results


  • 30th June 2017

    Final paper submission deadline

  • 28-29 September 2017

    8th International Congress on Transportation Research



The Hellenic Institute of Transport is part of the Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (CERTH) which is a non-profit organization that directly reports to the General Secretariat for Research and Technology (GSRT), of the Greek Ministry of Culture, Education and Religious Affairs. H.I.T.'s main objective is the conduct and support of applied research activities in the field of transportation in Greece.


The Hellenic Institute of Transportation Engineers was founded in 1976 in Athens, Greece. It currently includes over 600 members, all of them holding a postgraduate degree in transportation and carrying a long experience in the subject matter. The Institute has acted as Advisor to various public authorities and public corporations and is widely considered as an expert counterpart for supporting decision making, given its impartiality and scientific approach to implementing and solving problems in the transport sector.


In this section you can download official announcements and relevant material. Stay tuned for more updates!



Abstract Submission

Submissions will be received electronically via the EasyChair Conference System.

The system will remain closed until the notification of acceptance deadline (15th of February 2017).

To submit your abstract, please do the following:

  • If you don't have an EasyChair account, create one first by clicking here.
  • Navigate to the ICTR 2017 submission page and login using your EasyChair credentials.
  • Upon a successful login, you will be redirected to the "New Submission for ICTR 2017" page.
  • Fill in all the required fields.
  • Finally, press the "Submit" button to complete your abstract submission. A confirmation e-mail that your submission was successful will be sent to you.

Contact Us

For further information and/or questions you may contact ictr2017 at certh.gr or use the form below: