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Event Details - 12th Slovenian Congress on Road and Transportation

12th Slovenian Congress on Road and Transportation

Obala 2, 6320 Portorož, Slovenia, Congress centre Grand Hotel Bernardin, Portorož, Slovenia, 22 April 2015 - 23 April 2015

The Road and Transportation Research Association of Slovenia - DRC organizes – with the support of IRF - the 12th Slovenian Congress on Road and Transportation that will take place in Portorož in the Congress centre of the Grand Hotel Bernardin. The Slovenian Congresses on Road and Transportation represent a review of scientific, technical and other achievements in the country. With international participation they also enable a comparison of knowledge and development among different professions. They encourage the development of science, interdisciplinarity and team work.

This year, the two days congress aims at encouraging further development and greater cooperation among Slovenian and world’s leading roads, railway, air, maritime, traffic and construction experts. The main congress theme that will be in the background of all discussions throughout the congress is Providing long term funds for investments in transport infrastructure. Other main topics that will be addressed at the technical sessions are:

- transport policies and planning;

- sustainable transport development;

- traffic safety; - intelligent transport systems;

- materials, technologies and equipment for maintaining roads;

- management and operations of transport infrastructure;

- planning, designing and constructing of roads and tunnels.

The congress is intended for transport experts, construction engineers, road designers, network managers, public officials from transport authorities, students and all other interested stakeholders.

 For more information:  www.drc.si