TRISTAN XII Call For Participation

From the Organizing Committee

Dear Colleagues,

It is with great pleasure that we announce the Twelfth Triennial Symposium on Transportation Analysis (TRISTAN XII), which will be hosted by the University of Tokyo, the University of the Ryukyus, and Tohoku University from June 22 to 27, 2025, at a venue with a stunning view of the ocean (in-person only). This esteemed symposium serves as a premier platform to present and discuss recent research and applications in transportation analysis and transportation science.

The TRISTAN symposium ( has a long-standing reputation for its high scientific quality, promoting extensive interaction both during and beyond technical sessions, fostering a strong sense of community, and providing enriching and enjoyable social tours.

The choice of a venue overlooking the beautiful sea further underscores our commitment to creating an inspiring and memorable experience for all participants. We anticipate the gathering of many academics, researchers, and practitioners from around the globe, who will engage in discussions on mathematical models, methodologies, and computational results. The symposium aims to facilitate the exchange of ideas on advanced applications and technologies in transportation, with a special emphasis on humanitarian transportation operations research and autonomous driving.

This event promises to be an unparalleled opportunity for the transportation research community to share insights, innovations, and to advance the field through collaboration and intellectual exchange in a setting that combines scientific rigor with natural beauty.

The categories include but are not limited to:

  • Logistics and Freight Transport
  • Operations Research Applications in Transportation
  • Humanitarian Logistics and Disaster Management
  • Automated vehicles and Platooning
  • Traffic Flow Models, Network Assignment, and Transport Network Economics
  • Travel Demand/Behavior Modeling
  • ITS and Advanced Transportation Technologies
  • Intermodal Transport, Synchromodality, and Physical Internet

Please find the flyer in the attachment and visit our website to see updates and to get all information about the submission and program:

Important Dates:

  • August 1, 2024: Submissions site opens
  • October 15, 2024: Extended abstract submission deadline (maximum 1500 words)
  • January 15, 2025: Notification of acceptance
  • February 15, 2025: Submission of revised extended abstracts
  • until April 20, 2025: Early-bird registration

Please help us disseminate the information by forwarding this email to whom you think could be interested in contributing and participating in this event.

Feel free to contact us at for any questions, comments, or other information about TRISTAN.

We hope to see you physically on Okinawa in June 2025!


The TRISTAN XII organizing committee

See the Call For Paper PDF Document (flyer).

For more information: