World Conference on Transport Research Society

SIG G1 – Governance and Decision-making Processes

Upcoming Events

Details of the next SIG event will be available soon.


This Special Interest Group’s (SIG) objective is to advance the understanding of how governance and decision-making processes (broadly conceived) influence transportation agendas, policy choices, and their implementation. This includes the role transport plays in wider governance and public policy trends.

How to get involved

This Group is open to anyone with a research interest in governance and decision-making. Membership of the WCTRS is encouraged but not required. To join the Group, or for more information, please contact one of the Co-Chairs listed below.

To hear directly from the Group, please join the Joint Mailing list for the Transport and Planning Topic Area.

SIG G1 Chair- Lisa Hansson (Molde University College, Norway)

SIG G1 Co-Chair- Petter Christiansen (Institute of Transport Economics, Norway)

Further Information

Previous talks from the Critical Topics in Governance and Transport Webinar Series 2020-2021 can be viewed at the WCTRS YouTube channel .

What are SIGs?

WCTRS encourages a continuous exchange between experts all over the world and in order to facilitate this exchange of ideas between researchers interested in the same topic area, Special Interest Groups (SIGs) have been created.