The Hellenic Institute of Transportation Engineers (HITE)and the Hellenic Institute of Transport (H.I.T.) co-organize the 8th International Congress on Transport Research (ICTR), which will be held on 28-29 September 2017, in Thessaloniki, Greece. The spotlight theme of the 2017 Congress is: The Future of Transportation in Greece: A Vision for 2030. The ICTR has been a major event in the field of transportation research in Greece for the past 15 years with the active contribution of the research and academic community, the authorities as well as the public and private sector involved in the development and implementation of innovative projects in the field of transport.