8th International Congress on Transportation Research
27-29 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 27-29, 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

    21st May 2017 16:00 CET

    Final extended deadline for full-text paper submission

  • 31st July 2017

    Authors informed on review results


  • 5th September 2017

    Final paper submission deadline

  • 27-29 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.

Under the Auspices of H.E. the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos

"8th International Congress on Transportation Research"

With the active support of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transportation and the Municipality of Thessaloniki

and the umbrella of the European Research Networks: ECTRI, ERTICO, EURNEX, FEHRL, HUMANIST and WEGEMT


Submissions Closed