Announcement of the EASTS financial support for paper presenters at the EASTS 2021 Conference

Dear EASTS members,   The website for the EASTS financial support for paper presenters at the EASTS 2021 Conference has been opened at The deadline of application is July 19th, 2021 (17:00 Japan Standard Time). Detail eligibility of candidates and selection criteria are shown in the website. Since EASTS2021 will be held as an […]

Update on the 2nd EASTS Early Career Researcher (Virtual) Forum, 10-11 September 2021

Warm greetings from the EASTS ECR Forum Organising Committee! We would like to ask for your kind assistance in publishing the following Call for Expression of Interest (EOI) on the EASTS website and the local EASTS 2021 conference website. Here is the message:   The Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS) conference brings together professionals, early career […]

Call For Papers: Special Issue of ATS – Mobility on Demand in Asia

An International Research Group of “Challenges of Mobile Ride-Hailing Applications in Asian Countries: Their Impacts on Local Transportation Market” in Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS) is organizing a virtual special issue entitled “Mobility on Demand in Asia” on a journal of Asian Transport Studies (ATS). Scope of Special Issue: The widespread adoption of […]

Deadline extension for EASTS2021 submission (March 15th)

Dear EASTS members, Due to numerous requests for the extension of EASTS2021 paper submission deadline, the deadline for reviewed paper submission has been further extended to March 15. The 3rd Call-for-Papers, paper template and copyright transfer agreement are online available at the EASTS ISC Website as well as the EM paper submission system website. […]

Financial Support Scheme for the Article Publishing Charge of ATS

Dear EASTS members, We would like to inform you on EASTS’s financial support for the Article Publishing Charge (APC) of an article published in the Asian Transport Studies (ATS). Please read the following announcement on websites carefully and confirm whether you are eligible or not. The details on the financial support scheme are available here: – EASTS’ […]

EASTS Call for papers at Hiroshima Conference in 2021

Dear EASTS members, Finally we would inform you of the Call for Paper for the 14th International Conference of EASTS in Hiroshima Japan on 2021 September. Please keep the paper submission schedule. We would welcome your papers ! EASTS ISC

Call For Papers: Special Issue of ATS – PPP in Railway and TOD

Dear all members of EASTS:   This is an announcement of call for papers: A special issue in Asian Transport Studies (ATS). You are respectfully invited to submit your achievements to this special issue. Its details are available below.   —————————————– “PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP IN RAILWAY AND TRANSIT ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT IN ASIAN COUNTRIES” (   […]

Asian Transport Studies (ATS) is now available from ScienceDirect

Asian Transport Studies (ATS) is now live on ScienceDirect at All published papers are available free of charge from it. I expect you to submit your achievements to our official journal. You can submit your manuscripts through the submission page ( at any time. If you have some questions, please contact Prof. Hironori Kato […]

EASTS’s official journal, Asian Transport Studies is renewed

EASTS’s official international journal, Asian Transport Studies (ATS) has been renewed to be an open access journal under a publication agreement between EASTS and Elsevier. It launched a new official web site ( and a new paper submission page ( From this April, the editorial board of ATS has been also updated as shown in […]