Notice on the Convening of World Transport Convention 2024

Date:2024-06-20 Origin:中国公路学会

To whom it may concern,

The World Transport Convention (WTC) is an international academic conference and exhibition platform in the field of transportation jointly supported by domestic and foreign transportation science and technology organizations. Since 2017, WTC has had a great impact on the domestic and foreign transportation industry.

The World Transportation Convention 2024 is scheduled to be held from June 26 to 29, at the Qingdao Cosmopolitan Exposition and will be co-hosted by China Highway &Transportation Society, China Institute of Navigation, China Railway Society, Chinese Society of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China Society of Automotive Engineers, and China Air Transport Association. Under the theme of “New Transportation in Change”, the WTC2024 will encompass academic exchanges, technical seminars, international cooperation, scientific and technological competitions and achievements release.Notice on the convention is given below.

I. Date, venue, languages

Date: June 26-29, 2024

26 June-full day check-in for delegates, 15:00 Opening ceremony and keynote speeches;

On the morning of June 27-29——Parallel forums, achievements release, and special activities.

Venue: Qingdao Cosmopolitan Exposition  (No. 7977 Binhai Avenue, West Coast New District, Qingdao City, Shandong Province)

Languages: Chinese, English

II. Main content

The WTC2024 consists of the opening ceremony and keynote speech session, parallel forums, release of scientific and technological achievements, and featured events (see Annex 1).

Ⅲ. Organization

Hosts: China Highway & Transportation Society, China Institute of Navigation, China Railway Society, Chinese Society of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China Society of Automotive Engineers, China Air Transport Association

Supporters: International Road Federation, Qingdao Municipal People's Government, Department of Transport of Shandong Province, Shandong Association for Science and Technology

Co-organizers: Qingdao Municipal Transport Bureau, Qingdao Association for Science and Technology, Shandong Highway Society, Qingdao Highway Society, Shandong University of Science and Technology

Internation Supporters: World Road Federation, PIARC、International Association of Institutes of Navigation, IAIN、Organization for Collaboration of Railway, OSJD、The Fédération Aéronautique Internationale, FAI、The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH, GIZ、Belt and Road International Transport Alliance, BRITA、The International Bridge, Tunnel & Turnpike Association, IBTTA、Transportation Research Board, TRB、ERTICO–ITS Europe、European Association of Operators of Toll Road Infrastructures, ASECAP、European Conference of Transport Research Institutes, ECTRI、ITS Asia-Pacific、Road Australia, RA、Canadian Society for Civil Engineering, CSCE、Institution of Engineering and Technolog, IET、Nepal Automobile’s Association, NASA、National Transportation Research Center, NTRC、South African Road Federation, SARF

Ⅳ. Delegate registration and payment of fees

1. International delegates select the English language page ( to register and pay fees .

2. International students in China select the Chinese language page( register and pay the fee, upload the student ID and subject to review before enjoying the student representative price.

3. Due to the security requirements of the conference, all participating representatives must register with their real names and bring their ID cards to the conference.

4. After successful registration, you can pay the conference fee (including material fee, conference fee, and working lunches on the 27th-29th) by transferring the fee through online payment, business-to-business account or paying the fee on site (choose one method). Travel, accommodation and other expenses are borne by participants.

Standard of Conference fee

Representative type

Conference fee

Official representative


Student representative



5. If you need to transfer the fee through business-to-business account, please remit the money to the following account, and be sure to note the representative’s name and participation number.

Payment Details:

Beneficiary: China Highway &Transportation Society

Address: 2nd floor, No.37 Building, Heping Street,Zone 11, Chaoyang District, Beijing

Account No.: 0200203309020185823

Name of Bank: Beijing Municipal Branch Beisanhuan Sub-BRANCH, ICBC

Bank Address: 38 Building,11th district Hepingjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing

Post Code: 100013


6. If you require a receipt for the conference fee, please send an email indicating “application for invoicing + participation number” to China Highway & Transportation Society will issue the receipt 10-15 working days after the meeting. You can log on to the registered account to download.

7. Hotel information around the venue is available on the conference website. Please book the room in advance. The conference place is easily accessible, please report by yourself. Please see Annex 2 for the transportation route.

V. Contact details

Conference affairs:010-64288757/8767

Business affairs: 010-64288756/8892

Forum: 010-64288863/8762/8761


QQ consulting group: 826709358


Annex 1: Main events of the World Transport Convention 2024

Annex 2: Transportation routes


中国公路学会China Highway & Transportation Society

中国航海学会China Institute of Navigation

中国铁道学会China Railway Society

中国航空学会Chinese Society of Aeronautics and Astronautics

中国汽车工程学会China Society of Automotive Engineers

中国航空运输协会China Air Transport Association

June 6, 2024