Call for Papers

Call for Technical Papers

Papers are invited from local and international authors which address the following streams:

  • Infrastructure design and construction
  • Geotechnical innovations
  • Highway planning
  • Transportation, including public transport
  • Pavement technology
  • Road financing schemes
  • Asset management
  • Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
  • Road safety
  • Climate change, resilience and emergency management

Papers shall be submitted in two stages, first as an abstract and then as a full paper after the abstract has been accepted. Papers submitted should be original and have not been published and/or presented elsewhere.

I. Format for Abstracts

  • All submissions must be in English and no more than 300 words in length.
  • The abstract should be typed double spacing on A4 size paper (210 mm x 297 mm) using Microsoft Word
  • The abstract should be submitted in PDF format.
  • The abstract must include the author/co-author/s name/s, date of birth (to facilitate automatic entry to the Katahira Awards), title/s, position/s, organization/s and contact address/es (including email address/es).
  • The presenting author’s name must be underlined.
  • Submission of email address/es is essential. Most, if not all, correspondence shall be carried out via email.

II. Schedule

Abstract submission1st January 2020 - 30th September 2020
Abstract evaluation and notification of acceptance1st April 2020 - 31st October 2020
Submission of paperNovember 1-31, 2020
Notification of paper acceptance1st December 2020 - 31st January 2021

III. Submission of Abstracts and Full Papers

All abstracts and full papers must be submitted to the 16th REAAA Conference via email:

[email protected]


The invitation to submit an abstract/full paper does not constitute an offer to pay travel, accommodation or registration costs associated with the conference. By submitting an abstract, you will be granting the Organizing Committee permission to publish the abstract and the subsequent full paper in the Conference Proceedings.