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Special Session
Special Session on
Intelligent Mobility, Logistics and Transport
 - iMLTrans 2020

2 - 4 May, 2020 - Prague, Czech Republic

Within the 6th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems - VEHITS 2020


Irina Makarova
Kazan Federal University
Russian Federation

Brief Bio
The head of “Service of transport systems” department, Dr. habil. of Engineering, Full Professor, director of master degree programs “Information systems and technologies” and “Exploitation of transport vehicles”, author of more than 350 research publications, including 6 monographs, 16 patents and certificates on registration of e-resources, has ten-year experience of directorship at automotive college. Scientific interests: applied research on automaker’s logistics, service of transport systems, intelligent transport systems and engineering education. 8 people finished their Ph.D. in these areas under the supervision of Prof. Irina V. Makarova. Professor Irina Makarova has papers in the field of engineering pedagogy, took part in international conferences SEFI, IGIP. She deals with interaction problems between educational system and automotive industry on improving the engineering education. She was engaged in the development and implementation of projects in the field of engineering education. Academic work: prof. I.V. Makarova has prepared series of courses in the sphere of system analysis, systems modeling, information technologies and automakers’ logistic processes management. Professor Irina Makarova has a wide experience in cooperation with automotive industry - the track KAMAZ manufacturer.
Maria Drakaki
International Hellenic University

Brief Bio
Prof. Maria Drakaki is Associate Professor in the Industrial Engineering and Management Department, School of Engineering, at the International Hellenic University. She received her Ph. D degree from the University of Texas at Austin, Physics Department. She received an M. Sc. degree from the University of Westminster in VLSI System Design. She is a Fulbright scholar. She is the author of more than 60 research publications. Scientific interests of Prof. Drakaki are intelligent manufacturing systems, decision support systems, supply chain management, multi-agent systems, Colored Petri Nets, humanitarian logistics. Prof. Drakaki is the Director of the master degree programme in Energy and Finance, at the University Center for International Programmes of Studies of the International Hellenic University.
Ksenia Shubenkova
Kazan Federal University
Russian Federation

Brief Bio
Dr. Ksenia Shubenkova is PhD, Associate professor of the "Service of Transport Systems" Department of Kazan Federal University. Dr. Ksenia Shubenkova is the author of more than 70 publications, including 54 indexed in Scopus, 29 indexed in WoS. Scientific interests: applied research on automaker’s logistics, transportation, intelligent transport systems and engineering education.


Transport is an essential part of the industrial and social infrastructure, and its sustainability and efficient functioning is a necessary condition for the economy development, ensuring national safety and raising the population living standard. Therefore, today’s new trends in the industry can not be fully implemented without changing transport and logistic systems all over the world. In the age of rapid development of technics and technology, digitalization and processes intellectualization, it is necessary to implement new managerial methods.
Smart mobility is one of the major issues today, because it ensures accessibility of workplaces and recreations. It is also a part of production and other subsystems of the city economy. Innovation in transportation is today a very relevant topic.


Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
  • Smart Mobility
  • Innovative and Smart Technologies in Logistics
  • Logistics 4.0
  • Sustainability in Logistics and Supply Chains
  • Green Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Assistive Technologies for Green Eco-friendly Transportation
  • Transportation and Warehouse Management
  • Best Practices in Logistics and Supply Chains
  • Risk Management
  • IoT in Transportation and Logistics
  • Spare Parts logistics
  • RFID Systems in Logistics
  • Reverse Logistics
  • Virtual Production
  • Cyber Physical Systems
  • Digital Twins
  • Smart Road Infrastructure
  • Artificial Intelligence in Industry 4.0, Transportation and Logistics
  • Intelligent Systems
  • Smart and Sustainable City Logistics
  • Energy Saving Technologies 


Paper Submission: March 3, 2020
Authors Notification: March 17, 2020
Camera Ready and Registration: March 25, 2020


Kuanysh Abeshev, Almaty Management University, Kazakhstan
Firas Alrawi, .Urban and Regional Planning Center for Postgraduate studies, Iraq
Timur Bakibayev, Almaty Management University, Kazakhstan
Tziourtzioumis Dimitrios, International Hellenic University, Greece
Andrii Galkin, O. M. Beketov National University of Urban Economy in Kharkiv, Ukraine
Larisa Gubacheva, Vladimir Dahl Lugansk National University, Ukraine
Yannis Karnavas, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
Vadim Mavrin, Kazan Federal University, Russian Federation
Kosmanis Theodore, International Hellenic University, Greece
Krzysztof Zabinski, , Poland


Prospective authors are invited to submit papers in any of the topics listed above.
Instructions for preparing the manuscript (in Word and Latex formats) are available at: Paper Templates
Please also check the Guidelines.
Papers must be submitted electronically via the web-based submission system using the appropriated button on this page.


After thorough reviewing by the special session program committee, all accepted papers will be published in a special section of the conference proceedings book - under an ISBN reference and on digital support - and submitted for indexation by Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI/ISI), DBLP, EI (Elsevier Engineering Village Index), Scopus, Semantic Scholar and Google Scholar.
SCITEPRESS is a member of CrossRef (http://www.crossref.org/) and every paper is given a DOI (Digital Object Identifier).
All papers presented at the conference venue will be available at the SCITEPRESS Digital Library


VEHITS Special Sessions - iMLTrans 2020
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