WCRR2016 launches the Call for abstracts

FEB 2015

The eleventh edition of the World Congress on Railway Research will take place between 29 May and 2 June 2016 at the Stella Polare Convention Centre, Milan.

All interested applicants have to register and submit their abstracts directly ONLY through the WCRR online conference management system available on www.wcrr2016.org before 30 April 2015.

This edition will allow applicants to choose between two specific sessions:
   • Vision & Future – The sessions will present papers dealing with long term and far future applications, covering proposals and studies concerning what railway transportation and mobility will be towards 2050. Innovative ideas on transport solutions dealing with future railway challenges covering eight main themes will be hosted in this session. These papers in this session should stem from creative and visionary thinking.
   • Today’s Research – The sessions will present papers dealing with near future applications, covering ongoing research and innovative solutions developed to improve today’s railway transport and mobility with 49 topics. Both applied and theoretical research performed by all mobility stakeholders is welcome in this session and should mainly concern all specific topics enlisted and outlined hereby.

All information on Themes and Topics, together with the agenda of the event, registration fees and possible accommodations are available on the official WCRR2016 website.

Click here to download the WCRR2016 newsletter.

For more information, please contact andrea.demadonna@unife.org

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