About the Publisher

JTL-RELIT is published by ITPS, the International Transport Planning Society. The aim of ITPS is to act as a scientific community for academics and practitioners with an interest in the field of transport planning, economics and management. It is based at the Federal University of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil, and consists of its members and an executive board. ITPS aims to stimulate, disseminate, promote and leverage scientific and technical publications related to the transport sector and the associated infrastructure and sectors.  ITPS was previously known as "Brazilian Transport Planning Society" (BTPS).

Below is a list of the members of the current executive committee.

ITPS Executive Committee (Mandate 2011-2016)


Prof. Vania Barcellos Gouvea Campos, Military Institute of Engineering, R. Janeiro, Brazil


Prof. Nelson Kuwahara, Federal University of Amazonas, Manaus, Brazil

Institucional Coordinator

Prof. Carlos Henrique Rocha, University of Brasília, Brasília, Brazil

Transport Research Network (RPT)


Prof. Milton Luiz Paiva de Lima, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil


Prof. Carlos Alberto Faria, Federal University of Uberlândia, Uberlândia, Brazil

Committee of Research Group Leaders

Prof. Márcio Rogério Silveira, São Paulo State University, Ourinhos, Brazil
Prof. Renato da Silva Lima, Federal University of Itajubá, Itajubá, Brazil
Prof. Anderson Ribeiro Correia, Aeronautics Institute of Technology, S. J. Campos, Brazil
Prof. Gustavo Peixoto Silva, Federal University of Ouro Preto, Ouro Preto, Brazil