The 9th International Symposium on Transport Network Resilience (INSTR)

INSTR2023: The 9th International Symposium on Transport Network Resilience

​December 13-14, 2023
Jointly organized by
The Institute of Transport Studies
Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong


The 9th International Symposium on Transport Network Resilience (INSTR) will be held at InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong from December 13 to 14, 2023. The symposium is jointly organized by the Institute of Transport Studies and the Department of Civil Engineering of The University of Hong Kong. The INSTR series is the premier gathering for the world’s leading researchers and professionals interested in transport network resilience and reliability, to discuss both recent research and future directions in this increasingly important field of research. 





William A. Patterson Distinguished Chair in Transportation, Northwestern University

Title: Enhancing Transportation System Resilience through Technology: Lessons from the Pandemic


Prof. Yu-Chiun CHIOU

Professor, Department of Transportation and Logistics Management, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University

Title: Driver scheduling models under stochastic travel times


Prof. Fumitaka KURAUCHI

Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Gifu University

Title: Vulnerability assessment of transportation and power networks considering interdependent structures


Prof. William H.K. LAM

Emeritus Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Title: A reliability-based path-finding algorithm with consideration of travel time and energy consumption uncertainties

We cordially invite you to attend the symposium. The details of the event are as follows:

Dates: December 13 and 14, 2023

Time:  9:00 am - 5:00 pm (Hong Kong Time)

Venue: InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong, 70 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, KowloonCPD Credits: This symposium is recommended for 6 CPD-hour credits for one-day registration or 12 CPD-hour credits for two-day registration. E-Certificates of Attendance will be issued to attended participants.

Registration Fees:

One-Day Registration (13 Dec 2023/ 14 Dec 2023): HKD 2900.00

includes symposium attendance, symposium materials, and lunch.

Two-Day Full Registration: HKD 5800.00

includes symposium attendance, symposium materials, lunches, and the symposium dinner.


Online Registration:


Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact Ms. Ruby Kwok by email at or by phone at +852 3917 4986.

For the symposium programme and the latest information, please visit our symposium website:


We look forward to your joining the symposium!


Yours sincerely,

INSTR2023 Conference Secretariat