Recently, the new ECTRI Board was elected for a two-year mandate and will take office on 27 January 2019. Together with Evangelos Bekiaris as President (CERTH-HIT, Greece), Irina Jackiva as Vice President (TTI, Latvia), Dirk Beckmann as Treasurer (DLR, Germany) and Olav Eidhammer (TØI, Norway), Arno Klamminger (Head of Center for Mobility Systems, AIT) is now responsible for the strategic and conceptual direction of the European Conference of Transport Research Institutes (ECTRI).
ECTRI is an international non‐profit association that was officially founded in April 2003. It is the first attempt to unite the forces of the foremost multimodal transport research centers across Europe and to thereby promote the excellence of European transport research. Today, it includes 27 major transport research institutes or universities from 20 European countries. Together, they account for more than 4,000 European scientific and research staff in the field of transport. ECTRI as the leading European research association for sustainable and multimodal mobility is committed to provide the scientifically based competence, knowledge and advice to move towards a green, safe, efficient, and inclusive transport for people and goods.
Further information about ECTRI: https://www.ectri.org/