ВТУ "Тодор Каблешков"

Youth Transport Forum – 2014


On April 10-11, 2014 an International Scientific and Technical Conference “Priorities in Transport – Through My Eyes” was held at House of Science and Technique”, Plovdiv. The organizers of the forum were the Federation of the Scientific Engineering Unions in Bulgaria, the Scientific and Technical Union of Transport, Non-Business Association “Territorial Organization Science and Technology Unions and House of Science and Technique Plovdiv”, Technical University – Sofia and branch Plovdiv, and Todor Kableshkov University of Transport.
Prof. Petar Kolev, DSc, Rector of Todor Kableshkov University of Transport had a welcoming speech. He emphasized on the opportunities, provided by the forum, for young scientist to express in an open and grounded manner their positions, to discuss and defend their ideas in a spirit of collegiality and tolerance.
Assoc. Prof. Daniela Todorova, PhD, Vice-Rector of Research and International Activities at Todor Kableshkov University of Transport, Assoc. Prof. Valyo Nikolov, PhD, Deputy Director of Technical University – branch Plovdiv, Head of Departments, lecturers and representatives of the business also attended the conference.
The forum participants were students, PhD students, Assistant Professors and young researchers who are interested in the problems of the transport sector. Scientific papers devoted to technique, technology and infrastructure of the air and land transport were presented.
The representatives from Todor Kableshkov University of Transport took serious and notable part in the forum. They competently and with youthful enthusiasm acquainted the audience with the analysis and research in their papers. They presented their innovative ideas and outlined creative priorities in transport through their eyes.
During the conference were organized accompanying events: exhibition of vintage cars and solemn meeting on the occasion of the Day of Transport University Programmes. A meeting with the first Bulgarian cosmonaut – Retired Lieutenant General George Ivanov was organized in the Museum of Aviation in Krumovo.