ВТУ "Тодор Каблешков"

XX International Scientific Conference „Transport 2011”

„Todor Kableshkov” University of Transport hosted the jubilee XX International Scientific Conference “Transport 2011” on 4th and 5th of November, 2011. The forum was opened by prof. Peter Kolev, DSc, Rector of the University of Transport. During his welcoming speech he underlined the importance of the conference and its remarkable contribution to the transport and transport science in regional and international aspect. During the grand opening representatives from foreign delegations delivered greetings. This year their number was considerable. There were four plenary presentations followed by conference sessions. The participants’ papers covered 11 conference topics:
1.Technology, Organization and Management of Transport
2.Engineering Logistics and Building Equipment
3.Economic Issues of Transport
4.Safety and Reliability of Transport
5.Transport Infrastructure
6.Transport Equipment
7.Electric Power Systems and Equipment in Transport
8.Telecommunications and Signalling Equipment, Automation Systems in Transport
9.Mechanics and Mathematics
10.Transport and Ecology
11.Trends and Innovations in Transport Education
As accompanying events were carried out two thematic sessions:
Security for people, goods and services mobility in United Europe - organized in collaboration with the European Association for Security (EAS)
Educational programs for rail freight and logistics – Workshop organized in collaboration with RIFLE project team under ERASMUS program