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Call for papers

International Conference "Future City 2017: Urban Sustainable Development and Mobility"
University of Transport and Communications, Hanoi, Vietnam
September 15th, 2017 (tentatively)

Conference Topics

For this year’s conference topics of the Future City 2017: toward Sustainable Development, we would like to invite submissions concerning the following topics:

Sustainable City: Concept, Infrastructure and Technologies

  • Patterns and Determinants of Urban Expansion
  • Sustainable development in the era of information technology
  • ITS application in the city
  • System and Tools for Urban Development Management

Sustainable Mobility: Concept, Structure and Solutions

  • Travel Behavior & Behavioral Changes
  • Public Transport Planning, Development & Management
  • Non-motorized Transport Planning, Development & Management
  • Theories and Control Methods for Mixed Traffic Flows
  • Traffic Management Schemes for Motorcycle Dependent Cities
  • City Logistics & Freight Transport Management
  • Traffic Safety Improvement & Environmental Protection

Dynamic Infrastructure Planning and Management

  • Interactions between Urban Development and Transport Systems
  • Concept and Models of Integrated Urban and Transport Development
  • Transit-Oriented Development Potential & Measures
  • Performance Measurement of Land-use and Transport Integration

Green Development and Natural Resource Management

  • Urban Development & Climate Change
  • Green Development
  • Natural Resource management

Important Dates

Accepted papers will go through the following review process:

·        Call for Papers:             2 April 2017

·        Paper submission:        30 June 2017

·        Paper acceptance:        20 July 2017 (comments to be sent together)

·        Revised paper submission:       20 August 2017

·        Presentation submission:          30 August 2017

·        Conference:                              15 Sept 2017

·        Publication printed:                   15 December 2017

Presentation Formats

·        Oral (Mostly done English, only accepted Vietnamese occasionally)

·        Posters (English)

Organizer & Sponsor

·        German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

·        University of Transport and Communications

·        Vietnamese-German University (VGU)

·        Other sponsors (looking for other sponsors)

Conference Organizing Committee

Conference Chair:

Dr.-Ing. Le Thu Huyen, Director of Consulting Center for Transport Development, University of Transport and Communication, Vietnam

Conference Co-Chair:

Dr. Vu Anh Tuan, Director of Vietnamese-German Transport Research Centre (VGTRC), VGU, Vietnam

Executive Secretary:

Dr. Nguyen Thi Binh, Section of Transport Planning and Management, University of Transport and Communication, Vietnam

Paper Format

The FutureCity2017 conference accepts full papers only. Paper format is available at the website on 30th March 2014

More Details

Should you have any questions? Please feel free to contact the conference executive secretary, Dr.-Ing. Le Thu Huyen at