12th World Congress on Railway Research
- Railway Research to Enhance the Customer Experience -

October 28 (Mon) to November 1 (Fri), 2019
Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan


Preliminary Schedule

Further details will be posted on this website as they are made available. If you have any questions please contact the congress organizers as shown below.

Key Dates

For Authors in order to submit abstracts/papers

Call for abstract opening May 7, 2018
Deadline for abstract submission August 10, 2018
Deadline extended to August 31, 2018
Confirmation of accepted abstracts February 8, 2019
Deadline for submission of full papers to be provided for review May 10, 2019
Deadline for submission of full and final paper August 31, 2019

For Delegates in order to register for the Congress and book the hotel

Opening of online registration and hotel booking February 8, 2019
Deadline for registration at preferential rates June 30, 2019

For Sponsors and Exhibitors

Sponsorship packages and exhibition space booking deadline April 30, 2019


Professional congress organizer (PCO) of WCRR 2019
The WCRR 2019 Headquarters of RTRI has appointed ISS, INC. to take care of logistics for this congress. Any correspondences concerning WCRR 2019 should be addressed to:


  • Mita MT Bldg. 8F, 3-13-12 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0073, JAPAN
  • TEL: +81-3-6369-9984  FAX: +81-3-3453-1180
  • E-mail: wcrr2019@issjp.com