Special Issue on Emerging Issues in Transport Management, Technology and Integrated Systems for Sustainable Development

Submission Deadline: Mar. 10, 2020

This special issue currently is open for paper submission and guest editor application.

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  • Special Issue Editor
    • Olusegun Adepoju Onifade
      Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria
    Guest Editors play a significant role in a special issue. They maintain the quality of published research and enhance the special issue’s impact. If you would like to be a Guest Editor or recommend a colleague as a Guest Editor of this special issue, please Click here to fulfill the Guest Editor application.
    • Ojekunle Joel
      Transport Management Technology, School of Entrepreneurship and Management Technology, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria
    • Adebambo Somuyiwa
      Transport Management, Ladoke Akintola Univerisity of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria
    • Victor Dosunmu
      Transport Management, Ladoke Akintola Univerisity of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria
    • Adedotun Adenigbo
      School of Management Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria
    • Adesoji Adesanya
      Transport Unit, Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research, Ibadan, Nigeria
    • Kolawole Gbadamosi
      Department of Transport Management Technology, School of Management Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria
  • Introduction

    Based on the fact that, transportation and logistics constitute the major part of locational changes of materials, products and passengers, this special issue is intended to seek for researches that can enhance the various segments of moving people and goods for sustainable development. Sustainable development can be realized when the economy is good enough for all and sundry, when the environment in conducive for habitation and there is high level of social interactions. On these notes, better economy can be achieved with lower transportation cost without value accruable to efficient transportation system. Secondly, the resultant effects of mobility of man and materials should not be inimical to the survival and existence of same. Lastly, the interaction of vehicles, man and transportation infrastructure are the relevant areas for social sustainable development.
    There is currently unprecedented development in information systems and technology which is shaping the mode of transportation and business transactions all over the world. Hence, the adoption and adaptation of these systems to enhance transportation and logistics processes cannot be over emphasized. Policy instruments and innovations resulting from technology and effective planning systems can be used to reshape transportation, infrastructures and environmental protection for sustainable development. Therefore, all these issues can be treated within the purview of the following identified areas:
    1. Influence of Integrated transportation system on Marketing for sustainable development
    2. Policy instruments to redesign transportation and logistics for sustainable development
    3. Non-motorized transport for sustainable development
    4. Emergence of Electric Vehicle and its Implications of wet cargo shipment
    5. Influence of Information Systems of Supply Chain Management
    6. Contracts in Transportation, challenges and Prospects for sustainable development
    7. Transport Planning and sustainable development
    8. Airline competition and Online Ticketing – Prospects and Challenges
    9. Maritime Logistics and Supply Chain Management in the 21st Century
    Aims and Scope:
    1. Transport
    2. Management
    3. Technology
    4. Integrated
    5. Sustainable
    6. Development

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.ijtet.org/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.

  • Published Papers

    The special issue currently is open for paper submission. Potential authors are humbly requested to submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript by clicking here.

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