FIRE CONFERENCE

V International Conference MODERN TRENDS OF FIRE PROTECTION IN ROLLING STOCK

 

IN CONNECTION WITH THE SARS-COV-2 VIRUS PANDEMIC,  THE CONFERENCE DATE WILL BE POSTPONED TO AUTUMN 2020. AFTER AGREEING WITH THE SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE AND PREVIOUSLY REPORTED SPEAKERS, WE WILL PRESENT THE NEW CONFERENCE DATE AND THE SCHEDULE OF INDIVIDUAL ACTIVITIES. THEREFORE, IT IS STILL POSSIBLE TO SUBMIT A PAPER.

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENT  No2

Place:

Warsaw Marriott Hotel, Poland

The Railway Research Institute, Warsaw, Poland

20-21 May 2020


We invite interested in fire protection in rolling stock (rail, metro and trams) representatives of: National Body, research units, operators, manufacturers of rolling stock, manufacturers non-metallic materials and components of vehicles.

International Scientific Committee:

Chair:

1. Jolanta Maria Radziszewska-Wolińska PhD. – The Railway Research Institute, Poland

 

Members:

2. Tony Cash PhD. -  Rail Industry Fire Association, United Kingdom

3. Bogdan Długogórski Prof. - Charles Darwin University, Australia

4. Aleš Dudaček Prof. - VSB - Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

5. Roger Dirksmeier - FOGTEC Brandschutz GmbH & Co.KG, Germany

6. Eric Guillaume PhD. - Efectis, France

7. Anna Stec  Prof.  - University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom

8. Mia Kumm - SP Technical Research Institute, Sweden

 

Organizing Committee:

  1. Paulina Banachowicz - chair
  2. Marta Łyszcz
  3. Marcin Małek - contact regarding Exibition Hall, phone +48 22 47-31-320; e-mail: mmalek@ikolej.pl
  4. Danuta Milczarek
  5. Anna Stóżyk
  6. Aneta Świetlik

 

Information about the conference:

on the web: http://www.ikolej.pl/en

Phone: +48 22 47 31 458; +48 22 47 31 370;

fax: +48 22 610 75 97,

e-mail: fire.conference@ikolej.pl

The publication of conference materials

All submitted papers will be reviewed and qualified by the Scientific Committee to presentation during plenary sessions or presentation during the poster session.

Abstracts (prepared in accordance with the "Guidelines for Authors") will be printed in

Conference Materials.

Reviewed papers will be published in the journal Problemy Kolejnictwa - Railway Reports

wwww.atena.ikolej.pl/en/

Language:

Showing presentation: English

Presenters: Polish or English with simultaneous translation

 

The proposed thematic areas:

  • Testing methods and classification systems of materials and elements,
  • Designing fire safe rolling stock,
  • The development of active measures of fire protection,
  • Risk assessment systems,
  • Scientific issues in the area of increasing fire safety in rolling stock,
  • Fires in rolling stock (accidents, effects, statistics, other),
  • Fire safety in the underground and railway tunnels,
  • New materials and new solutions for fire safety of rolling stock,
  • Influence of maintenance on fire safety of rolling stock.

 

Framework Conference Program:

20 May 2020 - Warsaw Marriott Hotel

09.00 - 09.45     Registration, coffee at the EXIBITION HALL

09.45 - 10.00     Welcome

10.00 - 11.30 I SESSION

11.30 - 12.00     Coffee break at the EXIBITION HALL

12.00 - 14.00     II SESSION

14.00 - 15.00     Lunch and visiting the EXIBITION HALL

15.00 - 17.00     III SESSION and  Discussion panel

18.00 - 22.00     Dinner

21 May 2020 – The Railway Research Institute

09.00 - 10.00     Coffee at the EXIBITION HALL

10.00 - 11.30     IV SESSION

11.30 - 12.00    Coffee break at the EXIBITION HALL

12.00 -  13.30    Visiting the Materials & Structure Laboratory in The Railway Research Institute in Warsaw in the field of fire, mechanical and corrosion tests. Participants will have the opportunity  to learn about daily work in an accredited laboratory. They find out what type of test the  Laboratory carried out and will be introduced at the laboratory research equipment.

13.30 - 14.30    Lunch

 

EXHIBITION HALL

The modern and safe equipment of rolling stock

We invite you to the presentation of yours equipment for rolling stock

(detection, alarm and extinguishing systems, materials and non-metallic components)

Contact regarding Exibition Hall – Mr Marcin Małek, phone +48 22 47-31-320; e-mail: mmalek@ikolej.pl

 

Important dates:

Payment for participation:

to 07 April 2020 – 230 EURO

from 08 April to 08 May 2020 270 EURO

 

Paper submission with abstracts to 29 February 2020

Acceptance of papers to 20 March 2020

Registration for participation to 05 May 2020

Sending a Power Point presentation to 12 May 2020

Sending full papers to 18 May 2020

 

Please keep the deadlines.

 

The conference fee:

to 07 April 2020 – 230 EURO

from 08 April to 08 May 2020 270 EURO

The fee includes conference materials, simultaneous translation, drinks and lunch, organizational costs.

Members of the Scientific Committee and Speakers – 50% discount

(Member of the SC or Speaker charing at least one of the four Sessions  - 100% discount)

 

Registration form

REGISTRATION FORM EXHIBITOR / SPONSOR

EXHIBITION HALL 2020

 

Applications should be sent by e-mail: fire.conference@ikolej.pl or fax: +48 22 610 75 97

 

 

The fee for participation should be transferred to the following account:

 

Payment  in   EURO: BNP PARIBAS BANK POLSKA S.A.

45 1750 0009 0000 0000 0191 8915

Swift: RCBWPLPW

with the inscription „Fire Conference”.

 

Proposed Hotels:

 

WARSAW MARRIOTT HOTEL *****

(place of 1st day of Conference)

Jerozolimskie Avenues 65/79, 00-697 Warsaw

http://www.marriott.com/hotels/maps/travel/wawpl-warsaw-marriott-hotel/

Discount on password: „Fire Conference”

Here’s reservation link which can use to make reservations:

Book your group rate for Fire Conference

Cost:

SGL room - 650 PLN net per night

DBL room  - 690 PLN net per night

8% of VAT tax will be added to provided rates.

Full buffet breakfast and Holmes Place Fitness Club with swimming pool,Jacuzzi, sauna and gym is included.

 

 

NOVOTEL WARSZAWA CENTRUM ****

Marszałkowska 94/98 Str. 00-510 Warsaw

https://www.accorhotels.com/en/hotel-3383-novotel-warszawa-centrum

HOTEL INTERCONTINENTAL *****

Emilii Plater 49 Str.  00-125 Warsaw

http://warszawa.intercontinental.com/en/

 

RADISSON BLU SOBIESKI HOTEL****

Artura Zawiszy Place 1, 02-025 Warsaw

https://www.radissonblu.com/en/sobieski-warsaw/contact

 

HOTEL POLONIA PALACE ****

Jerozolimskie Avenues 45,  00-692 Warsaw

http://www.poloniapalace.com/en/contact-polonia-palace-hotel-in-warsaw.html

BEST WESTERN HOTEL FELIX***

Omulewska 24 Str. 04-128 Warsaw

https://www.bwfelix.pl/en/

MERCURE ****

Złota 48/54 Str. 00-120 Warsaw

https://www.accorhotels.com/en/hotel-3385-mercure-warszawa-centrum

HOTEL CAMPANILE ***

Towarowa 2 Str. 00-811 Warsaw https://www.campanile.com/en/hotels/campanile-varsovie

THE WESTIN WARSAW*****

Jana Pawła II Avenues 21,00-854 Warsaw

https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/wawwi-the-westin-warsaw/

 

 

Registration available on http://www.ikolej.pl/en

Registration form

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