The Transport Research Arena in Warsaw united this year the participants under the motto "Innovative Solutions for Tomorrow's Mobility". The bi-annual Transport Research Conference 2018 is to move on under the slogan "A digital Era for Transport" to Vienna.
On the final day of this year's conference (18.-21.04.2016) the discharge of the Austrian Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology (bmvit) and Austria was officially handed over as a host country. Infrastructure Minister Gerald Klug referred to the TRA as an essential platform for the networking of all major actors in Austria and throughout Europe.
From 16th to 19th April 2018 the social, economic and environmental aspects of mobility will be discussed with international experts at the Messe Wien. At the forefront of Europe's largest transport research conference trends are like the digitisation of the transport system.
Further Information on the website of AustriaTech.
At the end of the TRA 2016, a declaration was adopted to close cooperation of the stakeholders for the next two years: Press Release, 21st April 2016.
The Transport Research Arena (TRA) was wurde erstmals 2006 in Europa ausgetragen. Unterstützt wird die TRA von der Europäischen Kommission, den Technologieplattformen ERTRAC (European Road Transport Research Advisory Council), ERRAC (European Rail Research Advisory Council), WATERBORNE sowie der CEDR (Conference of European Directors of Roads) und ALICE (Alliance for Logistics Innovation through Collaboration).