RailNorrköping 2019, the 8th International Conference on Railway Operations Modelling and Analysis (ICROMA) was organized by the International Association of Railway Operations Research (IAROR) in co-operation with Linköping University and held at Linköping University in Norrköping, Sweden, on June 17th –20th, 2019.
Rail researchers and industry from all over the world came together for an international transfer of knowledge and co-operation in line with IAROR´s vision. In total, 122 papers were presented. The review of abstracts and full papers was supported by 91 skilled researchers, including the members of the IAROR board and the conference scientific advisory committee. The submissions are categorized into scientific and professional papers. The conference program also included three keynote addresses, a short course on different related topics given by invited speakers as well as a poster session.
The conference was organized by Norio Tomii, Nihon University (President of IAROR), Ingo A. Hansen, Delft University of Technology (Vice-President of IAROR), Anders Peterson, Linköping University (Conference Chair), Markus Bohlin, KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Program Chair), Martin Joborn, Linköping University (Conference organization Chair), Emma Solinen, Swedish Transport Administration (Industrial Representant) and Johan Högdahl, KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Program cochair) with support by Nils Breyer, Carl-Henrik Häll, Tomas Lidén, Christiane Schmidt and Martin Waldemarsson, Linköping University as well as Jennifer Warg, KTH Royal Institute of Technology. We are also gratefully to all sponsors and additional supporters who helped in making RailNorrköping 2019 possible.
The present publication is a selection of the proceedings that comprises all papers, where the respective authors agreed on electronic publishing.
Norrköping, September 2019