Information published on 3 February 2015 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 434.

WCRR 2016 Call for Papers now online !

  • Research

11th World Congress on Railway Research WCRR 2016 (Milan, 29 May – 2 June 2016)

Research and Innovation from Today Towards 2050

We are very happy to announce the eleventh edition of the WORLD CONGRESS ON RAILWAY RESEARCH – WCRR 2016, which will take place in Italy, Milan, at the Stella Polare Congress Centre from 29 May to 2 June 2016, hosted by Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane and Trenitalia.

WCRR 2016, under the theme Research and Innovation from Today Towards 2050, offers a great opportunity to the international community of railway companies, researchers and interested stakeholders to come together to share knowledge and experiences.

The 8 themes of WCRR 2016

  • Rolling Stock
  • Infrastructure
  • Railway System
  • Passenger mobility from door to door – Freight Logistics
  • Sustainability
  • Economics and Policy
  • Operations and Safety

Download Call for Papers in pdf

Learn more about WCRR 2016 at WCRR2016.ORG
For information regarding the conference, to register online, submit paper proposals and sponsorship opportunities

Key Dates

  • 1 March 2015 Sponsorship & Exhibition Prospectus will be available online
  • 31 May 2015 Registration and Hotel Booking will open