Swedish transportation research conference 2019

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Welcome to the eighth annual Swedish transportation research conference. This year’s conference will be held in Linköping from 22-23 October. It is collaboration between Linköping University and VTI.

The conference covers all traffic modes and all transport related questions. It welcomes contributions from all disciplines and areas covering analysis, understanding, planning and evaluation of the transportation system. 

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  • New technologies and organizational forms impacting on logistics and transport systems
  • Supply chain management
  • Transport policy and societal planning processes
  • Pricing, regulation, policy instruments
  • Modeling and simulation of transport and logistics flows and demand
  • Procurement, contracts and business models
  • Transport and logistics from a service perspective
  • Cost-benefit analysis and valuation
  • Road user behavior
  • Road safety and health
  • Sustainability, environment and land use
  • Intelligent, connected and automated transport and logistics systems
  • Impact of disruptive technologies on transport systems
  • Planning of logistics and transport systems
  • Terminal and storage management
  • Mobility as a service


  • Create a meeting place for Swedish transportation researchers that provides an overview of Swedish transportation research
  • Increase the professional and social interaction between Swedish transportation researchers
  • Improve the collaboration and information exchange between the different disciplines and areas in transportation research
  • Give professionals from authorities, consultancy companies, etc. the opportunity to take part in the latest findings of Swedish researchers
  • Improve the conditions for increased mobility between different institutions in Sweden 

Scientific committee

Mats Abrahamsson, Linköping University

Erik Jenelius, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Margareta Friman, Karlstad University

Kajsa Hulthén, Chalmers University of Technology

Jan Lundgren, Linköping University

Jan Persson, Malmö University

Jan-Erik Swärdh, VTI

Lena Winslott Hiselius, Lund University

Johan Woxenius, University of Gothenburg


Recommended hotels in Linköping are listed below, and a block reservation is valid until September 29, 2019.

  • Linköping City phone. +46 (0)13-495 54 10, reservation code LIN221019
  • Frimurarhotellet phone +46 (0)13-495 30 10, reservation code UNI221019
  • Linköping Väst phone +46 (0)13-495 50 10, reservation code ARR221019
  • Clarion Collection Slottsparken phone +46 (0)13-13 02 00, reservation code 2136GR000997 the block reservation is valid until September 17, 2019

In all this hotels, Linköping University contract prices apply.

Conference registration

The conference registration website will be open from September 1, and will close October, 7.

Register for the conference

Please note that the page you come to is in Swedish, however you can fill out the form in Swedish or English.

Conference fee

The conference fee is 1,650 SEK excluding VAT for the entire conference, which includes lunches, snacks and the conference dinner October 22.

If you have any questions don't hesitate to contact us on NKT2019@liu.se.

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