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About this site is the website of Transport Research Arena (TRA). Transport Research Arena (TRA) is the foremost European transport event that covers all transport modes and all aspects of mobility. The next edition of this biennal event, TRA2020, is organised and hosted by the Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications, Finnish Transport and Communications Agency Traficom, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency and co-organised with the European Commission.

Web browsers and terminal devices

The website uses responsive design, and its content adapts to the device being used. The pages are best viewed with the latest browser versions. You can use the website with older browser versions but you may not be able to make full use of all the features available.


You can subscribe to the latest newsletter published on this website. Newsletters will be sent to you by email.


Our website uses cookies for visitor statistics and data analysis. Our aim is to improve the quality and content of our website based on user behaviour and needs. We do not disclose this information to third parties. If you wish, you can block cookies.

Cookies are small text files placed and stored on your computer. They do not harm your computer or files. Please remember that cookies may be necessary for certain services to work properly.

The website uses session cookies and tracking cookies. The session cookies used on this website are retained in temporary memory as long as your online session lasts and erased when you close your browser. Only the tracking cookies that are used to identify new and returning visitors remain on your computer.

Our website uses third-party analytics software (Google Analytics) that puts a tracking cookie on your computer. This cookie allows us to track returning visitors.

For this purpose, your browser will inform us whether a tracking cookie is already in use. If one cannot be located, a new tracking cookie will be sent to the browser. We never disclose visitor information gathered by tracking cookies to third parties.

We use cookies to collect the following information:

  • your IP address
  • the time of your visit
  • pages you visit
  • your browser type
  • the web address from which you landed to the TRA website
  • the server from which you landed to the TRA website
  • the name of the domain from which you landed to the TRA website.

Most browsers allow you to disable cookies. For example, on Internet Explorer you can turn off cookies by clicking on Tools and selecting Internet Options and then Privacy.

Social extensions

Our website contains Twitter and YouTube social media plug-ins, which are a third-party ‘social extensions’. Third-party applications are subject to the terms and conditions of the service provider in question.