Aalto University Summer School on Transportation 2018

Enabling Human-Centered Mobility Systems
August 20-24, 2018


For the past eleven years, the Aalto University Summer School on Transportation has established itself as a premier institution, offering innovative and practical approaches to understand and solve timely transport problems both in developed and developing countries. The school presents an intensive learning experience for transport professionals and graduate students of varying backgrounds.

Theme and Lectures

The theme of 12th Aalto Summer School on Transportation will be Enabling Human-Centered Mobility Systems. The activities will include lectures, workshops, and site visit, focused on various aspects of planning and policy, including technological trends and variety of quantitative and qualitative methods.

The lecturers will include renowned experts from Aalto University, as well as University of Oxford, Ghent University, Tel Aviv University, Northumbria University, Karlstad University, NTNU, University of Amsterdam and Technion - Israel Institute of Technology.


The Summer School 2018 will take place in August 20-24 on the famous campus of Aalto University, in Otaniemi, Espoo, Finland.

Expected Audience, Tuition and Credits

The Summer School is intended for transportation professionals, managers in transport agencies, transport and traffic engineers, planners, transport consultants, citizen advocates, educators, and advanced graduate students in their Master or Doctoral studies. Expected class size is 40. In the past, the participants were from countries across the world.

The registration fee of EURO 700 includes course material and banquet. After June 15, 2018, the fee is EURO 900. The attendees may earn study credits in the Aalto University School of Engineering (2–3 ECTS credits).

There is a possibility of one day (EURO 150) and one lecture registration (EURO 50). Please contact Summer School Coordinator pinja.niittymaki [at] aalto [dot] fi (Pinja Niittymäki) in these cases.

The attendees may earn study credits in the Aalto University School of Engineering (2–3 ECTS credits).

A limited number of scholarships for the registration fee is available for graduate students. More information about scholarships is available on the Registration page.

Further Information

This website provides a program overview and schedule, as well as the registration instructions. For further details, see navigation on the left.

Organized and Administered by

Aalto University School of Engineering, Spatial Planning and Transportation Engineering, Espoo, Finland

In collaboration with

BEMINE (Beyond MALPE-coordination: Integrative Envisioning) - Strategic Research Project funded by the Academy of Finland

Finnish Traffic and Transport Planning Association

Ramboll Finland Ltd

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