World Conference on Transport Research Society

World Conferences

Purpose of the World Conference

The World Conference on Transport Research is held every three years, bringing together transport researchers, managers, policy makers, and educators from all over the world to share research and practise. Each conference is organised and run by a different academic institution, and every attendee becomes a member of the World Conference on Transport Research Society for three years.

Upcoming Events

The 16th World Conference on Transport Research will take place Monday 17th – Friday 24th July 2023 at CIRRELT (The Centre Interuniversitaire de Recherche sur les Reseaux d’Entreprise, la Logistique et le Transport) in Montreal, Canada.

A link to the WCTR Montreal 2023 conference website will be available soon.

Previous Events

WCTRS Mumbai 2019

26th-31st May 2019
Dancers representing Mumbai and Montreal at the conference handover ceremony

Dancers represent the handover ceremony from WCTR Mumbai 2019 to WCTR Montreal 2023

Further details of this conference, including published articles and Special Issues, can be found at the WCTRS Mumbai 2019 webpage

WCTRS Shanghai 2016

10th-14th July 2016

Welcome to Tongji Sign     The conference attendees of WCTR Shanghai 2016

Further details of all the previous WCTR Conferences, from the WCTR Shanghai 2016 to WCTR Rotterdam 1977, can be accessed by Society members by logging into the website members’ area.