The annual Symposium provides a platform for transport research students, academics, and practitioners to discuss relevant topics in transport. Research students will have the opportunity to showcase their research and attendees will have the opportunity to meet transport students, academics, and practitioners in an informal setting.

The Symposium will be organised each year by one of the participating universities. The 2018 Inaugural Symposium was organised and sponsored by the University of Sydney. This year’s Symposium will be organised by UNSW. 

Registration is free of charge for researchers in transport from the three participating universities as well as for transport experts at Transport for NSW. Personal invitations will be sent by email, RSVP is essential.

Important dates

  • September 2019: Abstract submissions (for research students only) opens
  • 25 September 2019: Deadline for expression of interest to present (research students only)
  • 30 September 2019: Deadline for abstract submissions
  • October 2018: Notification of acceptance of abstracts for presentation
  • 15 October 2018: Registration (for delegates from participating organisations) opens
  • November 2018: Registration closes
  • November 2018: Inaugural TRANSW Symposium

Symposium Committee

Taha Rashidi, UNSW                 Emily Moylan, USYD        Claudine Moutou, UTS         Lisa Iverach, TfNSW   

Symposium Coordinator 

Michiel Bliemer, USYD