Important days

• 29 November 2019, Abstract Submission
• 20 December 2019, Authors notification
• 21 February 2020, Oral presentations and poster submission
• 12 & 13 March 2020, conference days
• 31 March 2020, authors notification for full paper submission to special edition
• 29 June 2020, full paper submission
• 28 August 2020, paper reviews notification

Abstract Submission

The paper abstracts invited to be submitted to conference chair D. Dimitriou, Professor Assoc. DUTh, by email to:, with the indication for the 2nd International Conference on Intermodal Transports.
The abstract should be providing the title, the authors names and affiliations, the main content of the paper topic, methodology and outputs and up to 5 keywords. The length of the abstract is suggested not exceeding to 300 words.

Conference Chair

The Conference Chair is Dr. Dimitrios J. Dimitriou (, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Democritus University of Thrace.

Papers Publication

Authors being accepted to present in the conference have the opportunity to submit the full paper in dedicated special issues scientific journals:
The journal editions will be announced soon.

Conference proceedings

All accepted abstracts, the conference presentations and posters will be published in a special electronic edition of the conference proceedings promoted on conference website.

Conference language

English are the official languages of the conference.
Translation to Greek will be provided.

Place & venue

The conference venue is Conference Center of the Astir-Egnatia Resort in the city of Alexandroupolis. More information for the conference venue:

The city of Alexndroupolis located on North Greece, connected with the Democritues International Airport by air, the Port of Alexandroupolis by sea, the main railway line to.from Thessaloniki and the Egnatia highway.

Alexandroupolis city is the capital of the Evros regional unit in Thrace. It is an important port and commercial center of northeastern Greece. Alexandroupolis is a university city and provides a high quality of living standards for its temporary and permanent residents. The city provides a range of art, culture and cuisine alternatives stimulates the visitors interest. The modern city is located at the site of ancient Sale, a Greek city of the classical era founded by colonists from the island of Samothrace, mentioned by Herodotus. Alexandroupoli benefits from its position at the centre of land and sea routes connecting Greece with Turkey. Landmarks in Alexandroupoli include the city’s lighthouse in the port, the archaeological sites of the Mesimvria Zone and Maroneia stretching out to the small port of Agios Charalambos, the city’s waterfront, and the nearby Evros Delta. More information for the city of Alexandroupolis:

Preliminary Conference Program

Wednesday, March 11th

(Trends in Research)


Young Researchers Workshop


Welcome Reception – Dinner

Thursday, March 12th

(Innovation and research outputs)

8.30 – 9.00


9.00 – 09.30

Opening Speeches

9.30 – 10.30

Keynote speakers


Plenary session – Round table

11.30 – 12.00

Coffee Break

12.00 – 14.00

Conference Sessions

14.00 – 15.00

Lunch Break

15.00 – 17.00

Conference Sessions

17.00 – 17.30

Coffee Break

17.30 – 19.30

Conference Sessions


Conference Dinner-Gala

Friday, March 13th

(Innovation and plans by the transport industry)

09.00 – 11.00

Conference Sessions

11.00 – 11.30

Coffee Break

11.30 – 13.30

Conference Sessions


Lunch Break



16.30- 17.00

Coffee Break


Researchers Sessions

Saturday, March 14th

(Meet the Thrace Region)

09.00 – 11.00

Technical Visit

11.00 – 13.30

Sightseeing Tour

Conference Registration fees

Professionals and Academics

100€ for professional delegates
50€ for the conference presenters and authors

• Conference sessions access
• Conference proceedings and material
• Conference launches
• Conference dinner
• Technical Visit
• Sightseeing tour

Young Researchers and Students

20€ for non-financial supporting students and researchers

• Conference sessions access
• Conference proceedings and material
• Conference launches

The registration will be taken place at the conference venue at the conference days.