Call for Abstracts
Final call for Papers: 16 March 2018Submit Abstract
Abstracts for oral presentations and special sessions are now invited on the following conference themes
- Rolling Stock
- Energy and Environment
- Signalling and Communication
- Planning and Operations
- Strategies and Economics
Please submit abstracts for oral presentations and contributions to the special sessions via the online submission system
Notice to authors:
Multiple abstract submissions will be accepted, however, only one abstract per registration can be presented. If you have more than one abstract accepted, a co-author will need to register and present. Should another presenter not be able to attend there will be an additional fee of €100 for presenting up to two additional abstracts. Please contact Carly Mole for further information (Please do not email credit card information under any circumstances).
Successfully submitted abstracts will be acknowledged with an electronic receipt including an abstract reference number, which should be quoted in all correspondence. Allow at least 2 hours for your receipt to be returned to you.
Once the paper is accepted, at least one of the authors must register for the conference and present the paper at the conference.
Abstracts accepted for presentation at the conference will be available for participants to view and download via the Elsevier secure system, access to the system will be supplied to all registered attendees prior to the start of the conference.
The original 1200 word abstract submitted to the conference will be made available via the secure system and a shorter 400 word version of the abstract will be available via the conference app.
If you do not receive acknowledgement for your abstract submission or you wish to make any essential revisions to an abstract already submitted, please DO NOT RESUBMIT your abstract, as this may lead to duplication. Please contact our Conference Content Executive: content-RAIL2018@elsevier.com (Please do not email credit card information under any circumstances) with details of any revisions or queries. Please quote your reference number if you have one.