2 December 2004
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Topic 1a - Infrastructure Road Safety (Accidentology)New Approach to Better Design of Selected Road Safety Measures, Ing. Jaroslav Heinrich, Centrum Dopravniho Vyzkumu (CDV), Czech Republic
A Model for Developing Road Safety Audit Practice in Europe, Steve Proctor, TMS Consultancy
Methodological Approach for the safety Evaluation of Two-Lane Rural Roads with Low-Medium Traffic Volume, Salvatore Cafiso, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Catania, Italy
The Influence of Non-Reported Accidents on Roadside Safety Research, Angel V. Martínez & Antonio Amengual, Hierros y Aplanaciones (HIASA)
Topic 1b - Infrastructure Road Safety (Design/Operations)White Spots - Road Sections without Accidents, Elena de la Peña González, Spanish Road Association
(AEC), SpainEmergency Facilities for Tunnel Safety and Current Turkey Highway Tunnels, ?rfan Ünal, Motorway Structures Maintenance, National Road Administration, Turkey
Tools for investigating roadside safety from several perspectives: an integrated solution, Cees Klootwijk, TNO Human Factors, The Netherlands
Traffic Calming Schemes / Principle of Differentiation, Christophe Nicodème, Prismo Ltd.
The new Directive 2004/54/EC on Road Tunnel Safety and its consequences, Dr. Bernd Thamm, European Commission, DG TREN
Black spot management : the role of signing/marking, Rik Nuyttens, Traffic Safety Systems Division, 3M Europe
Safe Road design, Herman Moning, Directorate for Traffic and Infrastructure, The Netherlands
Topic 2 - Construction & Maintenance TechnologiesCrash tested lighting columns will decrease fatalities, D.Sc. Jarkko Valtonen, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
The Integration of the performance-driven European Norm EN 1317 for Vehicle Restraint Systems (Safety Barriers) into National Installation Guidelines, B. Wolfgang Wink, Volkmann & Rossbach Gmbh
Asset Management: Basic Level of Maintenance, Michel Goppel, M.Sc, Directorate for Traffic and Infrastructure, The Netherlands
Pavement Management using Mechanistic-Empirical Relationships, Kars P. Drenth and Stephen Wormald, Dynatest UK Ltd
Safer Restraint Systems for Motorcyclists Integrity, F. Fattorini, Centro Sviluppo Materiali SpA (CSM)
Structural road monitoring with Curviameter, Fernando Sánchez Domínguez, Euroconsult Nuevas Tecnologías S.A.
ROBUST - Road Barrier Upgrade of Standards, Prof. Vitorio Giavotto, Politecnico Di Milano, Italy
Topic 3 - Intelligent Roadse-Safety, Juhani Jaaskelainen, European Commission DG INFSO
ADVANTIS: The Added Value of the Galileo Integrity for the Road Transport, M.A. Martínez-Olagüe, GMV S.A.
European Cross-Border Interoperability, Feiko van der Veen, DHV Environment & Transportation
Linking of in-vehicle and Internet Based Information Services in Austria and with the CEE countries - Traveller Information Services (TIS) within CONNECT, Martin Müllner, Via donau – Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH für Telematik und Donauschifffahrt
Issues To Be Addressed Before a Practical European electronic Toll Service Can Be Implemented, Duncan Matheson, PA Consulting Group
Quality of on-line Traffic Information, Dr.-Ing. Guido Schuster, LSV Rheinland-Pfalz
eRoad - Telematic Data Transport System, José Miguel Santos, PT Inovação S.A.
Topic 4 - Roads & The EnvironmentMotorways and sustainable development: the case of the environmental and socio-economic observatory of the A39 motorway in south-eastern France, Jean-François Langumier, Société des Autoroutes Paris-Rhin-Rhône (SAPRR)
The road users' influence on the noise level in roads surrounding, Katarzyna Dobierska, General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways, Poland
The influence of European Protected Areas Network 'Natura 2000' on the transport infrastructure development in Poland, Katarzyna Dobierska, General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways, Poland
Asphalt Rubber - The Quietest Ride, Dr. Jorge Sousa, Consulpav International
Methods for evaluation of road noise, Mª José Hernández Echegaray, Centro de Investigación y Desarrollo en Automoción (CIDAUT)
Recommendations for the Improvement of the Integration of Roads in Environmentally sensitive areas, Elena de la Peña González, Spanish Road Association (AEC)
The environmental benefits of carpool systems - steps towards delivery in Portuguese municipalities, Fernando Lobo Pimentel, Banco de Portugal
Topic 5 - Financing Road Construction & MaintenanceTaxing or charging road users - do we need a new paradigm for funding road investments? Analyzing policies and policy making in Germany, Björn Dosch, ADAC Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobili, Germany
Government Participation in the Concessional legal risk, the legal frame in Spain, Fernando Gutiérrez de Vera, Association of Spanish Construction Contractors (SEOPAN)
Public Private Partnerships - state of the art, Wilfried Rammler, HOCHTIEF Development
Interurban Road Charging for Trucks in Europe: Review of the Concepts, Arguments, Impacts, and Recommendations for EU policy, Professor Jose Viegas, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Portugal
Towards a global and sustainable approach for road infrastructure funding, Dr. Aniceto Zaragoza, European Union Road Federation (ERF)
Topic 6 -Transport Policies in an Enlarged Europe (EU Policies)Partners for Roads - Roads and Regional Development, Michel Goppel, M.Sc & Benno Bultink, Directorate for Traffic and Infrastructure, The Netherlands
The Strategic European Road Research Programme (SERRP): FEHRL's Vision, Dr. Steve Phillips, Forum of European Highway Research Laboratories (FEHRL)
Road Infrastructure in Romania - Development and integration within the transport policies of the EU, Liviu Ghiorghe, National Company of Motorways and National Roads, Romania
Road Infrastructure in Poland after Enlargement of the European Union - Identification of Basic Problems and Barriers, Prof. Leszek Rafalski, Road and Bridge Research Institute (IBDIM), Poland
Motorway Construction Programme in the Republic of Slovenia, Bogdan Pezdirc, Ministry of Transport, SloveniaRoads and the enlargement: the infrastructure challenge, José Papí, European Union Road Federation (ERF)