VI annual conference

May 20 and 21, St. Petersburg 



The preliminary programme of the conference has now been formed.

Please, note that the organizing committee reserves the right to make changes to the programme of the event, change the sequence of speeches and the list of speakers.

Date of last update 19.05.2021

MAY 20 

The first day of the conference is dedicated to key areas of development of the transport industry and state policy in the field of transport planning


Plenary discussion

Implementation of transport planning tasks within the framework of the Safe and High-Quality Motorways national project


Plenary discussion

Modern methods of traffic modeling as the basis for the success of infrastructure projects



Modernization of public transport within the framework of the Safe and High-Quality Motorways national project.



The main trends in the digitalization of transport systems in cities and regions

MAY 21 

The second day of the conference is dedicated to the best practices and solutions in the field of traffic management systems


Transport planning

and modeling

Part 1


Transport planning

and modeling

Part 2


Transport planning

and modeling

Part 3


Big Data and

Data Science

for Transport Planning


Micromobility and

comfortable urban environment


Modeling and forecasting in public-private partnership (PPP) projects


Intelligent transport systems development practices in the regions


Scientific personnel training and educational programs discussion


The conference annually serves as a medium for numerous significant events important for the traffic modelling industry and allows participants to sign agreements on strategic cooperation, to conduct presentations of new books and publications, and to discuss drafts of new state standards in the field of transport planning.

Новая книга Ассоциации транспортных инженеров



Data mining methods and procedures in transport planning and traffic management

The book is a translation and adaptation of several documents of the German Road and Transportation Research Association (FGSV) on traffic management. The book provides a description of the procedures for data mining of traffic parameters, forecasting the occupancy of parking spaces, dynamic network management based on Bluetooth detectors, etc.

Additionally, the book describes the requirements for video surveillance systems for traffic, the rules for their installation, the procedure for working with data received from cameras, camera installation acceptance procedure.



Dozens of professionals participate at the conference as speakers every year.

In their speeches, they voice key challenges and solutions for the industry, share experience, and form the position of the professional community in the main areas of transport systems development.

Andrey Rudskoy

Rector of SPbPU, Professor, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Alexander Vasilyev

Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation

Alexey Bakirey

Director of the Department of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation

Rifkat Minnikhanov

Director of State Budget Institution “Road traffic safety”; Doctor of Technical Sciences, professor

Sergey Kharlashkin

Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Leningrad Region for Transport and Fuel and Energy Complex

Anatoly Lokotkov

Deputy Chairman of the North-West Bank of Sberbank

Kirill Polyakov

Chairman of the Committee for Transportation of Saint- Petersburg

Alexander Kondrashov

Head of the project office for the development of public transport VEB.RF

Ekaterina Bryazgina

Director for Development of Intelligent Transport Systems of the Federal Autonomous Institution «Russian Road Research Institute»

Sultan Zhankaziev

President of the Association of Traffic Engineers, Doctor of Technical Sciences, professor

Dmitry Stavsky

Commercial Director of LLC «Rostelematika», PJSC «ROSTELECOM»

Vyacheslav Nevezhin

Deputy Minister of Transport of the Novosibirsk Region

Peter Möhl

Vice President for Sales



Ralph-Peter Schäfer

Vice President

for Traffic Information


the Netherlands

Vladimir Vorotovich

Senior Manager for Innovation and Implementation


Georgy Taubkin

Electric buses implementation project manager, WSP Group


Christopher Ermashov

Transport Department Director of the city of


Alexander Egorov

Roads and Transport Deputy Minister of the Chelyabinsk Region

Alexander Vasilchenko

CEO of Unified Transport Company LLC, Belgorod

Denis Novokhatsky

Head of the project office for the development of public transport in Novokuznetsk

Vadim Donchenko

Academic director of the open joint-stock company “Scientific and Research institute of motor transport (NIIAT)”, PhD in Technical Sciences, honored worker of Russian transport

Alexander Solodky

Vice President of the Association of Traffic Engineers, Doctor of Economics, honored transport worker of the Russian Federation

Andrey Gorev

Member of the Board of the Association of Traffic Engineers, Doctor of Economics, Professor of SPSUACE

Yuri Lazarev

Director of the Higher School of Industrial, Civil and Road Construction, SPbPU, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor

Evgeny Litvin

Member of the Presidium of the Interregional Public Organization «Coordination Council for the Organization of Road Traffic»

Vladimir Zyryanov

Honored Worker of Science and Technology of the Russian Federation, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor of Don State Technical University

Anton Merzlyakov

Director of Big Data Analytics, Tele2

Uwe Reiter

Project Director



Vladimir Paschenko

Head of the Transport Planning Department of the Federal Autonomous Institution «Russian Road Research Institute»

Ivan Mordanov

Deputy General Director of Shvabe-Moscow LLC

Ivan Chebykin


Traffic Data LLC

Ari Tzur

Business Development Manager, Psagot Isibus


Vladimir Shvetsov



Vladimir Waldin

Public Transport Solutions Director, SIMETRA LLC

Konstantin Tikhonov

Deputy CEO


Andrey Prokhorov

Chief Architect of RITM3, Deputy CEO


Ph.D. of Economics

Arkady Gershman


«City for People»


Elena Erzakovich

Expert on the development of «green transport», the «Velo-friends» fund director

Vasily Vishnevsky

Center for Urban Development Director, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Alexey Radchenko

Urbanist, Journalist, the «Road Traffic Accident Map» project designer



This year the conference will be conducted in a mixed format providing the options of live participation or online participation. Each participant can choose a format convenient for himself and indicate it during registration.


Connection to the broadcast of the event and online participation in working sessions

Free of charge

Online +

The participant receives a conference promo package: a new book of the Association and materials from partners *

RUB 3,000

Live participation

Personal presence at the conference on May 20 and 21 in St. Petersburg at SPbPU **

RUB 45,000


Personal presence of 2 people at the conference and a package of special services ***

On request

* - The participant's package will be sent by courier service to the applicant's address specified during registration. A link to payment will be sent along with a letter confirming the registration. The number of packages is limited.  

** - Please note that the number of open slots for live participation is limited by 100 participants, including organizers, partners and representatives of authorities. The number of paid slots is limited.

Representatives of Administrations and state authorities are eligible to participate free of charge.

*** - A detailed description of services and terms of cooperation will be provided after registration.



Anyone can apply for participation in the conference. After sending the application, depending on the status and format of participation, the conference hosts will send you instructions for further preparation and participation in the event.


The conference hosts have temporarily suspended the acceptance of applications for a presentation, as the number of those wishing to speak exceeded the capacity of the Conference programme.

IMPORTANT: The conference hosts reserve the right to make changes to the Programme of the event - to change the order and sequence of speeches, exclude or replace reports upon prior notification, as well as deny any individual participation in the Conference without explanation.


St. Petersburg, Polytechnicheskaya Str. 29

Research building «Technopolis Polytech»

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University


On May 20, in St. Petersburg at SPbPU, we will hold a live session, in which no more than 100 people can take part. For the rest of the conference participants, we will organize an online broadcast with a separate interactive ecosystem.

On May 21, online workshops will be organized in dedicated video studios in SPbPU. Conference participants will be able to connect to online workshop broadcasts of their choice.


Every year the conference "Transport Planning and Modeling" brings together thousands of specialists from hundreds of cities who develop transport planning processes, implement projects in the field of traffic flow modeling and ensure the operation of the transport systems of cities and regions.

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April 11 and 12, 2020

online conference


1 360 participants   

127  cities   

18 countries of the world