TRA (Transport Research Arena) addresses the main challenges in transport and mobility of people and goods, with respect to energy, environment, safety and security and economy issues. It is furthermore announced to be "the first major event where the European Commission’s “Horizon 2020” research and innovation programme will be discussed in depth".
Being the major conference on transport in Europe, the TRA is supported by the European Commission, the Conference of European Road Directors, and the three European Technology Platforms: the European Road Transport Research Advisory Council (ERTRAC), the European Rail Research Advisory Council (ERRAC), and the WATERBORNE TP.
The Call for Papers has been launched and authors are invited to submit abstracts or invited session summary by 29 March 2013.
More information and the Call for Papers can be found at the TRA website.