TRISTAN VII in Tromsø, Norway June 20-25, 2010


Seventh Triennial Symposium on Transportation Analysis



The Triennial Symposium on Transportation Analysis (TRISTAN) is an international scientific conference that provides a high quality forum for the presentation of mathematical models, methodologies and computational results, and for the exchange of ideas and scientific discussions on advanced applications and technologies in transportation. TRISTAN VII will take place at Rica Ishavshotel, Tromsø, Norway, June 20-25 2010.

Cable car in Tromsø, Norway - host city of TRISTAN VII

Previous conferences

The previous TRISTAN-conferences gathered top research scientists from prestigious universities and research institutes. Also, the conferences have included participants from private sectors and public agencies that have enhanced the presentations and discussions during the conferences.

This web site will be continuously updated with more information on the TRISTAN VII conference.

June 10, 2010
We remind you of the tradition of selecting the next organizing team and conference location during the Conference Dinner, and invite all interested groups to prepare their bids. There will be opportunity to give a short presentation of TRISTAN VIII proposals during the Excursion on Wednesday, and try to convince everybody before the vote on the next TRISTAN island. The vote itself will take place during the Conference Dinner on Thursday evening.

June 10, 2010
As you will see from the program, the Midnight Session will take place on Monday June 21. This is a change from the orignal information. We apologize for any inconvenience.

June 9, 2010
The schedule of sessions and talks has been announced, see 'Program'. An electronic version of the full program will soon be available.

April 13, 2010
Until April 22, the full registration fee will be refunded, minus an administration fee of NOK 500. After April 22, there will be no refunds.

April 7, 2010
Until now we have more than160 registrations. We remind you that there is a limited number of hotel rooms. The registration fee will increase substantially after April 15.

March 29, 2010
Until now we have some 120 registrations. We remind you that there is a limited number of hotel rooms. The deadline for early registration is April 15.

March 4, 2010
It seems that some authors still have not received the notification email. They should check their spam filter and also add  to the safe senders list.  If the notification email is still missing, the Organizing Committee should be contacted as soon as possible.

February 23, 2010
Due to the generous financial support from EUME
the Organizing Committee will support the participation of some PhD students at TRISTAN VII by covering a part of the registration fee. Students from low currency countries that will present a paper will be prioritized. The exact amount of support will be determined on the basis of the applications received. Please send a brief application to Arne Løkketangen  by March 5. The applicants will receive our decision by March 12. 

February 17, 2010
TRISTAN VII starts with the Get together party on Sunday June 20 at 1900 hrs, and finishes with the Farewell party Friday June 25 at 1800 hrs. The scientific program starts with the opening session Monday June 21 at 0830 hrs, and finishes Friday June 25 at 1700 hrs. Minor changes of these times may be necessary. See 'Program' for details.   

February 16, 2010
We have opened for registration. The deadline for early registration is April 15. 

February 15, 2010
Registration will open tomorrow February 16. 

February 8, 2010
We have sent notification to all authors by email today, and we have opened for revision of extended abstracts with deadline March 1, 2010. Authors of accepted papers that will not be presented at the conference are kindly requested to inform the organizing committe as soon as possible and by March 1 so we may invite additional papers. Authors that have not received the notification email should check their spam filter.  If it is still missing, the Organizing Committee should be contacted as soon as possible.

February 1, 2010
Due to missing referee reports, we have not been able to finalize
the selection process. The expected date of notification is February 8.
We will not open for registration until notification has been given.

December 15, 2009
Opening of registration is deferred until February 1 2010. 

December 9, 2009
We have received around 300 abstracts. Abstract submission is closed.

November 13, 2009
You may now book flights as well as pre and post conference trips and find more information on Tromsø through our partner VIA Travel Group & Meeting.  See also Pre and post conference activities and Travel and practical information..

October 23, 2009
NB! New deadline for abstract submission: November 30, 2009. There will be no more extensions.

July 2, 2009
We have now opened for extended abstract submission. Together with a travel agency, we are planning several pre and post conference tours. More information will be added soon.

Contact: , Chair of the Organizing Committee            SINTEF - Scandinavia's largest contract research institute