14th T2M Annual Conference 2016 - Mobilities: Space of Flows and Friction

“Quinta Colorada”, Chapultepec Park, Mexico City

October 27, 2016 – October 30, 2016

This is the T2M's conference website. Here you can find information on T²M's Annual Conference each year: the Call for Papers, abstract and paper submission process, acceptance notifications, registration and payment options, travel grants, the conference program as well as travel and accommodation resources.



Travel Information

We have updated the transportation information. Please take a look for valuable details on moving to and from the aiport and moving around in the city along with the respective costs.  
Posted: 2016-07-12 More...

Keynote Speakers - Abstracts


The T²M Annual Conference 2016 will feature three intriguing keynote lectures by:

Diane Davis (Harvard Graduate School of Design)

Guillermo Giucci (Brazil, author of The Cultural Life of the Automobile)

Debbie Douglas (MIT Museum Curator).

Their abstracts are available now.


Posted: 2016-06-23 More...

Rooms limited - Reserve your accommodation now


Rooms with the conference rate in HOTEL GALERIA PLAZA BY LAS BRISAS are increasingly limited. We recommend reserving your accommodation in Mexico City as soon as possible. Please contact secretary@t2m.org for instructions on booking this hotel with the conference discount.

There are also a number of good low-cost options for hostels, all within a walking distance to our venue:


Posted: 2016-05-30

T2M Travel Grant and Scholes Prize


Each year, the association awards a limited number of travel grants to scholars from developing countries and PhD students toward travel expenses. The application deadline is May 15th. Please contact Julia Hildebrand via secretary@t2m.org for the application form.

The John Scholes Prize, of up to £250 (pounds Sterling), is awarded to the writer of an unpublished essay based on original research into any aspect of the history of transport and mobility. For more information on applying to the John Scholes Prize, please contact: secretary@t2m.org.

Posted: 2016-05-07 More...
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