Call for individual papers World Road Congress

La Defence Cedex, France – For this 23rd edition of the World Road Congress, 16-21 September 2007, PIARC is calling for individual contributions on selected topics in order to enrich and broaden the views and work of the PIARC Technical Committees. These Committees will be in charge of the preparation of the technical sessions at the Congress.

Individual papers will be reviewed by the Committees. Papers that are accepted will be published in the Congress proceedings and will provide inputs into the Congress sessions.

All authors of accepted papers will have the opportunity to present their paper at poster sessions. Some authors will be selected to give an oral presentation at a technical session.

Information for authors

  • Content
    All papers must be original work available to be released for publication.
    Material that has been previously published will not be accepted.
  • Language
    It is preferable that abstracts are written in both official languages of the Association: English and French.
  • Submission
    Abstracts should be submitted using the on-line facility on the PIARC website. Submission by other means (e-mail, fax, postal mail) should only be used if the on-line facility is not possible.
  • Length
    The abstract should not exceed 400 words.

Key dates

  • 1st September 2006: Deadline for submissions of abstracts
  • November 2006: Acceptance notification of abstracts
  • 31 March 2007: Deadline for full papers
  • May 2007: Acceptance notification of full papers
  • 16-21 September 2007: XXIIIrd World Road Congress, Paris

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Bron: World Road Association (PIARC)