Dear Sir / Madam,


Materials and Structure Laboratory in The Railway Institute would like to inform that we organize the Fourth International Conference MODERN TRENDS OF FIRE PROTECTION IN ROLLING STOCK associated with Exhibition Hall THE MODERN AND SAFE EQUIPMENT OF ROLLING STOCK, which will take place on May 15, 2018 in Warsaw.

We look  forward for experience exchange between experts from European research centres and for bring participants closer to European trends of fire protection in rolling stock. It will be very important event for persons responsible for the fire safety of rolling stock, trams, underground, etc. representing: National Bodies, Institutes, Operators, Vehicle Producers, Producers of non-metallic materials, components and elements for vehicles.

We invite you to participate in this event and we also invite to give a lecture in the framework of the proposed thematic areas. Please also note that the full text of papers after their post-conference review will be printed in Railway Reports.

We also invite you to the presentation of yours own products in the Exhibition Hall  THE MODERN AND SAFE EQUIPMENT OF ROLLING STOCK, which will take place during the conference. It will be an opportunity to show your equipment for rolling stock (detection, alarm and extinguishing systems, materials and non-metallic components). Presentation of the current offer during the meeting of people from the rail transport industry from all over Europe may result in establishing cooperation with other institutions or expanding in other European areas.

Please find particular information in enclosed ANNOUNCEMENT  NO1.


Yours sincerely,






The Organizing Committee

Materials & Structure Laboratory IK