The ATRF is the principal transport research conference in Australia and New Zealand. It brings together transport researchers, policymakers, advisors and practitioners from a range of disciplines to share and build upon the latest research and thinking.
All peer-reviewed and presented ATRF papers are held on this site.
News & Updates
ATRF 2017 Call for Papers
We are pleased to announce the 39th Australasian Transport Research Forum (ATRF) Conference to be held in Auckland, New Zealand from 27th to 29th Nov 2017. Details can be found at the conference website which is updated regularly—http://atrf2017.nz
This year the Call for Papers includes both Research Papers and Professional Practice Papers. The intention is to bring together transport researchers, policymakers, advisors and practitioners from a range of disciplines to share and build upon the latest research and thinking.
There will be no call for abstracts this year. Instead, full Research Papers should be submitted by 30 June 2017 and full Professional Practice Papers by 31July 2017 to https://easychair.org/account/signin.cgi. The formats for the respective papers are available; professional paper template DOC: 84 KB research paper template DOC: 83 KB
Finally, please note that you must be registered in order to present a paper at the conference. Registration will open in due course.
ATRF conferences cover a wide range of topics, including:
- Freight & logistics
- Traffic modelling, forecasting & simulation
- Transport analysis & big data
- Active transport (cycling, walking, etc.)
- Public transport
- Transport & land use / urban design
- Planning and policy
- Transport economics, impacts and environment
- Aviation / Maritime
- ITS connected and autonomous vehicles
- Future funding and pricing
- Transport materials and design
- Travel behaviour change & demand management
- Transport for the mobility disadvantaged
We look forward to seeing you in November 2017
Doug Wilson and Seosamh Costello
Co-Chairs ATRF 2017—Auckland