Call for Abstracts TRANSED 2012

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Greetings from TRANSED 2012 Secretariat, India!

The prestigious 13th International Conference on Mobility and Transport for Elderly and
Disabled Persons (TRANSED 2012) is taking place in India this time. TRANSED2012 provides an
ideal platform for an organization like yours to explore and share a wealth of experiences
gathered over the years.

We are happy to announce the call for abstracts for TRANSED 2012 scheduled to be held in
New Delhi, India from September 17-21, 2012. The last date for submission of Abstracts is 30 th
June 2011. Abstracts may be developed for either a paper or a poster.

 Hosted by Svayam in partnership with Ministry of Transport, Government of Delhi and
Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, the conference is co-sponsored by Transportation
Research Board (USA). The theme of the Conference is “Seamless Access for All: Universal
design for transport systems and infrastructure as a key element in the creation of livable
cities” and sub-themes are:


A. Role of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD)
B. Best practices and innovations
C. Accessible tourism: Conservation, access to the historic and natural heritage
D. Environmental impact, sustainability, and accessibility of integrated multimodal systems
E. Accessible Public Transport (Bus Rapid Transit, Metro, Para-transit systems etc.)
F. Highway design and safety
G. Pedestrian mobility & safety for livable communities
H. Rural access and mobility
I. Implementation, monitoring and enforcement
J. Potential of Technology in Accessibility for all (Information Technology, Accessibility aids,
etc.)
K. Others

Important Dates:
30 June 2011 – Deadline for receipt of abstracts
31 October 2011 – Notification to Authors of acceptance of abstract as Paper/ poster
30 March 2012 – Deadline for submission of full papers/posters by authors.
17-21 Sep 2012 – Conference Dates for TRANSED 2012, New Delhi, India

We request you to put in an abstract for this important conference independently or in
collaboration with other professionals. Also, please feel free to encourage your associates or
any other parties who might be interested in submitting an abstract or attending the
conference. For details please refer:
http://www.transed2012.in/Call%20for%20Abstracts/M__22

Please note that the registration for early bird is going on now; the last date to avail the same is
Feb 15th 2012. For individual or group registration please refer:
http://www.transed2012.in/Registration/M__8

For more information on the TRANSED2012 please log on to www.transed2012.in


Looking forward to your abstract, queries and active participation.




Abha Negi

Chair

Organising committee –TRANSED 2012

&

Director

Svayam - Working towards inclusive environment
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Abha Negi

Chair

Organising committee –TRANSED 2012

&

Director

Svayam - Working towards inclusive environment