Czech-Austrian Forum on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
16. 5. 2013

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Austria, Vienna

The principal goal of the Forum is to promote cooperation between Czech and Austrian industries, institutions and other parties in the field of transport telematics (also known as ITS, the Intelligent Transport Systems and Services). ITS combines electronic communications and information technologies with transport engineering in order to optimize transport and forwarding processes. It also serves as an instrument of a sustainable transport helping to improve economy, save environment and increase safety (smart, clean & safe). Czech and Austrian companies and institutions are welcome to participate in the forum, workshops and B2B discussions and thus benefit from mutual Czech - Austrian co-operation in ITS.

Forum language: English

Target Audience: Czech and Austrian companies, R&D institutions and other parties from private and public sectors such as road operators, public transport organizers, professional associations and clusters, university researchers.

29. 5. 2013
Photogallery from the Forum has been published.

22. 5. 2013
Archive of lectures has been published.

10. 5. 2013
Registration forms & information about companies that would like to attend B2B meetings and find new partners for co-operation are provided below:
CTU Prague, Faculty of Transportation Sciences, M. Svítek
AMV Networks
pwp–systems GmbH
Siemens AG
VSB – Technical University of Ostrava

29. 3. 2013
Preliminary Agenda of the Forum held in Vienna on 16.5.2013 has been published. Conference registration is now open.

28. 3. 2013
Important information for the Forum participants who have registered also for B2B discussions: please download this B2B registration form, fill it in and send it back to Forum organizers.

Draft Forum Agenda
11:30 Registration of participants
11:35 Networking Lunch
Forum opening
Moderator: Ivan Brož, Commercial Counsellor, Embassy of the Czech Republic

Ivana Červenková
Chargé d'affaires of the Czech Republic in Austria

Jiųí Žák
Deputy Minister of Transport of the Czech Republic

Ingolf Schädler
Deputy Director General of Innovation,
Austrian Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology

Prof. Miroslav Svítek
Dean, Faculty of Transportation Sciences, CTU Prague, ITS&S President
12:45 Multimodal transport & Door2Door Mobility
Plenary session
Moderator: prof. Miroslav Svítek
Dean, Faculty of Transportation Sciences, CTU Prague, ITS&S President

Martin Russ
CEO AustriaTech GmbH

Roman Srp

Klaus Heimbuchner
ITS Vienna Region

Petr Buchníček
Chaps, Operator of IDOS, the Czech National Multimodal JP
Coffee break
14:15 Traffic Influence & Management
(Parallel workshop 1)
Moderator: Martin Russ, CEO, AustriaTech GmbH

David Čermák
CEO Road & Highway Directorate of the Czech Republic

Ivan Hejtmánek, Tomáš Šmerda, Karel Toman

Martin Hájek
VŠB-TU Ostrava / RODOS Project

Manfred Harrer

Robert Monsberger

Robust satellite localization & ITS
(Parallel workshop 2)
Moderator: Ondųej Zaoral, Inoxive s.r.o.

Jörg Pfister
pwp systems GmbH, The Easy-OBU project – User requirements

Hannes Stratil
EFKON AG, The Easy-OBU project – System requirements

Johannes Liebermann

Alexander Melanidis
Short Break
16:00 Plenary session
Conference and workshops conclusions
B2B meetings
Czech & Austrian Industry representatives meet one to one
for an intensive discussions on a possible co-operation
Czech Embassy in Vienna
Penzingerstrasse 11-13
A-1140 Wien

Information about car parking and using public transport to get to the Forum
including a map is here.
  Easy OBU Partners
  Easy OBU Support