The Inaugural Canadian & Cold Regions Rail Research Conference


Professionals and researchers involved with railway engineering are invited to participate in the Canadian & Cold Regions Rail Research Conference, hosted by the Canadian Rail Research Laboratory on November 0-10, 2021! Conference participants will have opportunities to present ideas, learn of new developments and technologies, make professional contacts and discuss issues related to railway engineering in Canada and cold regions. The program will include sessions by practitioners and experts on Climate Change, Innovation in Railway Engineering, Cold Regions Engineering, Human Factors and more.


Prospective authors are invited to submit short abstracts (prepared in English) limited to 300 words including a short title and the names of all the authors and their affiliations (download template here). Abstracts must be submitted to Dr. Parisa Haji Abdulrazagh ([email protected]) by April 26, 2021.


Please indicate whether you will intend to submit a full paper (8-10 pages) or a short paper (4 pages with few images). Graduate students are expected to submit full papers. Authors will be notified of acceptance on a rolling basis. All authors will receive confirmation no later than May 15, 2021. Full and short papers are due September 15, 2021. More details will be available in the coming weeks on