ORME : « Mega events, transport and mobility : Investigating crossed relationships » (Deadline for abstract submission : January 31, 2019)
the Conference website : The 15th biannual NECTAR conference
15th International NECTAR Conference Helsinki, Finland, 5 – 7 June 2019
Abstract: With the constant growth of urban population worldwide, there is an increasing need to develop cities that are environmentally and socially sustainable, functional and supporting well-being of their inhabitants. When striving towards these goals, transportation and mobility play a crucial role. The conference calls for presentations on advancements in the field of transport, communication and mobility. The focus of the conference will be on urban transportation and the new possibilities that open data and digital technologies provide for mobility solutions. For example, presentations may discuss how transport policies are and should be changing, present emerging ways of organizing the daily mobility to make cities more sustainable and more pleasant or present novel ways of analyzing transportation and mobility from the perspective of people.