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 […]

Greetings from the New President of the EASTS

Dear Honorable Members of the EASTS,   I am greatly honored to be elected as the new President of the EASTS in the 13th Conference in Sri Lanka. I would like to thank the members of the Society, especially Board members, for the trust which has been given to me. Also, I would like to […]

EASTS 2019 Manuscripts

Dear Presenters and Corresponding Authors, Thank you again for submitting your papers to the EASTS 2019 Conference. You can access the manuscripts submitted to the conference (both oral and poster presentations) by clicking on the following URL: The file name consists of session code and manuscript number. We have attached the session code index table for your reference. We look forward to seeing you in Sri Lanka. Sincerely, Journal Office