SUMO User Conference 2023

May 02-04   •   Berlin-Adlershof, Germany

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SUMO User Conference 2023: May 02-04 in Berlin.

Call for Papers

The conference focuses on presenting new and unique results in the field of mobility simulation and modelling using openly available tools and data. We expect a large variety of research topics and usage approaches. If you are working on a research project fitting the topics below, you are kindly invited to submit an abstract. Possible areas of interest include (but are not limited to):

  • Mobility and Demand Modelling
  • Traffic Simulation
  • Open Tools and Open Data
  • Modelling Urban Mobility
  • Traffic Applications
  • Traffic Management Solutions
  • Intermodal Transport
  • Autonomous Driving
  • Logistics Simulation
  • Vehicular Communication
  • E-Mobility
  • Reinforcement learning / Machine Learning

Paper Submission

There are two submission types:

  1. Scientific Papers:
    • All accepted scientific papers must be presented at the conference.
    • Scientific papers will be reviewed by at least 2 reviewers.
    • All accepted scientific papers will be published in the SUMO proceedings.
    • Title and a short abstract (300 words) must be submitted until Monday, January 09th, 2023.
    • Paper must be submitted in LaTeX or Word format before midnight, Monday, February 13th, 2023.
    • Scientific papers should be between 5 and 20 pages long.

  1. Technical Presentations / Posters:
    • The SUMO conference gives the opportunity to present your topic during the poster session or an oral short presentation.
    • There is no need to write a scientific paper.
    • Possible technical presentations can be:
      • Results of Bachelor or Master theses
      • Live Demos
      • SUMO Use Cases
      • Project Presentations
      • Work in Progress which would benefit from the feedback of other SUMO users
    • Title and a short abstract (300 words) must be submitted until Monday, January 09th, 2023.
    • Final Poster / Technical Presentation must be submitted before midnight, Monday, April 10th, 2023.
    • Technical Presentations / Posters do not require following a specific template.

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Ethics and Malpractice Statement

You can read our Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice Statement, where we list the responsibilities of editors, reviewers, and authors.

Important Dates

  • Title and Abstract submission deadline: Monday, January 09th, 2023.
  • Paper submission deadline: Monday, February 13th, 2023.
  • Notification of acceptance/rejection: End of March, 2023.
  • Camera Ready Paper deadline: Monday, April 10th, 2023.


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  • Regular Ticket: 495 EUR
  • One-Day-Ticket: 325 EUR
  • Authors and Project Partners: 275 EUR
  • “Limited” Student Grants: 50 EUR

All prices are Tax-excluded


The registration fee includes a two and a half day conference program with refreshments, lunch, proceedings and social events in the evening. Accommodation is not included within the registration fee and must be pre-booked separately.

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Social Event

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The conference language is English.


German Aerospace Center
Institute of Transportation Systems
Rutherfordstr. 2
12489 Berlin


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