CTRAM, an autonomous body of transport professionals – recognized by the Ministry of Railways was established as a Society in December, 1998. Majority of Membership is of IRTS Officers. One of the key objectives of CTRAM is to provide a forum for cross sectoral and cross functional dialogue between policy makers, professionals and academics on issues pertaining to transportation and logistics and focus on issues facing the transport sector in India and suggest solutions.
The centre works under the guidance of a Governing Council comprising senior Railway Professional and is headed by Member Traffic/Railway Board as its ex-officio President. Additional Member(Traffic) is its ex-officio Vice-President.
The Centre also collaborate with other established Institutes and Organizations working in the field of transportation management with particular emphasis on Transport Economics, Marketing, Customer Support, Information Technology, Multi-Modal and Urban Transportation etc.