ВТУ "Тодор Каблешков"

Forum “Techniques and building technologies in transport 2016”

In the period September 15th – 17th, 2016, in the Wellness Base of the Parliament of the Republic of Bulgaria in Velingrad, Young Scientific Forum “Techniques and building technologies in transport 2016” was held. The event was organized by the Building Technologies in Transport Faculty at Todor Kableshkov University of Transport. The forum was opened by the Chairman of the Organizing Committee – assoc. prof. Krasimir Krastanov, PhD and the Chairman of the Programming Committee – prof. Valentin Nikolov, PhD. A welcoming speech was made by the honored Chairman of the Programming Committee as well as by the rector of Todor Kableshkov University of Transport – prof. Petar Kolev, DSc.
At the beginning of the forum assoc. prof. Krasimir Krastanov, PhD read the greetings by the Secretary in Education, Science and Public Relations at the Presidency of Republic of Bulgaria – Mrs. Rumiana Kolarova; by the Minister of regional development and public works – Mrs. Lilyana Pavlova; by the rector of University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy – prof. Ivan Markov, PhD and by the president of the Management Board of the National Alliance Society of Engineers of Railways – Mr. Ivo Markov.
During the plenary sessions there were many presentations by companies in the field of Techniques and Building technologies in transport as well as by the State Agency in Metrology and Technical Surveillance.
The conference papers were presented into two sessions – Transport Infrastructure and Mechanics, Transport and Building Machinery. 50 participants from Bulgaria and 40 from abroad took participation in the forum.
The event was funded by Todor Kableshkov University of Transport, National Company Railway Infrastructure and many private companies.
All of the participants received promotional materials of the University – laptop bags, USB memory sticks and pens. Everybody who had taken participation in the forum received certificate. Thanks to the organization of the forum and the professionalism of the participants the event was highly evaluated.