Final draft programme


08:30 - 09:00
Registration & Welcome Coffee
09:00 - 09:30

Opening Ceremony

  • George DARIE – Rector, Politehnica University of Bucharest
  • Ioan RUS – Minister for Transport
  • Dorin DUMITRESCU – President, ITS Romania
09:30 - 09:45
Exhibition Opening
09:30 - 11:45

Plenary Session
Moderator: Alessandro JAVICOLI, SINA

  • Rasmus LINDHOLM – Director Partnership Services, ERTICO-ITS Europe
  • Marin STANCU – Head of Multimodal Department, Ministry of Transport
  • Corneliu MANESCU – Deputy General Director, Ministry for the Informational Society
  • Cristian ANDREI – Deputy General Director, National Company for Motorways and National Roads
  • Martin BÖHM – Head of Business Unit Mobility Systems & ITS Deployment, AustriaTech
  • Complex ITS Systems and Traffic Management Solutions – Gerhard PLOSS, SWARCO
  • ERICSSON in Intelligent Transport Systems – Claudio DIOTALLEVI, ITS Consultant, Ericsson
  • What’s next for ITS in Romania? An integrator’s view – Adrian FLOREA, Director General ITS, UTI Grup
11:45 - 12:00 Coffee / Tea break
12:00 - 13:00

Session 1. Traffic Management and Information
Chair: Wolfgang ALFANZ, PTV GROUP

  • Hamburg Metropolitan Traffic Management and Control System – Gerhard PLOSS, Swarco
  • Metratech: Charging and Billing for Transport and Mobility – Claudio DIOTALLEVI, Ericsson
  • Tools for Improving Road Safety: PTV VISUM Safety – Thomas EPP, PTV GROUP
  • TrafficGuide: Traffic Information System for Romania – Sorin DUMITRESCU, ELSOL
  • Intelligent Traffic Management – Markus RACZ, SIEMENS
  • Non Intrusive Detection – Valentin MAGLIANO, Imagesensing
13:00 - 14:00
14:00 - 16:00

Session 2. ITS Directive Implementation
Chair: Martin BÖHM, AustriaTech

  • European ITS Directive: Framework and Implementation Requirements – Mihai NICULESCU, Director General ITS Romania
  • Harmonized European Platforms: EIP&EIP+ – Alessandro JAVICOLI,  Project Manager EIP & EIP+ SINA
  • ITS Implementations in Romania: Present and Future Projects – Germina RISTEA, Head of ITS Department, Romanian Motorway and National Roads Administration Company
  • A bit(e) of Traffic Information Services with the help of EU CROCODILE project – Ádám NAGY, Hungarian Public Road Non-profit PLC
  • ITS in South East Europe – Evangelos MITSAKIS, Project Manager SEE-ITS, CERTH-HIT
  • eCALL – present and future projection – Dragos IOSUB, General Manager, R&D Software Solutions
  • ITS standardization – Iuliana CHILEA, Romanian Standardization Organization
  • DATEX II: The Data Exchange Protocol for ITS Systems – Sorin DUMITRESCU, Member of DATEX Technical Group within EIP
16:00 - 16:15
Coffee / Tea break
16:15 - 18:00

Session 3. Traffic Management and Information
Chair: Marius MINEA, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest

  • The Design of an Electronic Device for Vehicle Count in Various Traffic Conditions – Nicolae FILIP, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca
  • Mobility beyond individualism: an integrated platform for intelligent transportation systems of tomorrow – Ciprian DOBRE, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • ITS – Solutions for mobility – Sorin NEGREA, Bucharest Public Transport Company
  • The mobility platform in Torino for traffic and transport managementMassimo COCOZZA,5T Company
  • Improving the Efficiency of Traffic and Traveller Information Services – Marius MINEA, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Traffic Monitoring using Bluetooth Sensors – Preben FUGL ANDERSEN, BLIP Systems
  • Improving the Efficiency of Traffic and Traveller Information Services – Marius MINEA, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Traffic Monitoring using Bluetooth Sensors – Preben FUGL ANDERSEN, BLIP Systems
  • Develop an intelligent telematics system for the measurement of the index comfort passengers for the public transport companies – Dumitru IANCULUI, POLITEHNICA University of Timisoara

Session 4. Modelling and Simulation for Transport Process
Chair: Jörn SCHLINGENSIEPEN, Ingolstad University

  • Car vertical dynamics simulations using both an in-house 7 DOF model simulator and CARSIM commercial software – Dan DUMITRIU, Institute of Solid Mechanics Bucharest
  • Interactive Application for the Evaluation of the Peak Hour Factor, using Weigh-In-Motion Traffic Data – Nicolae CIONT, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca
  • Considerations regarding the influence of traffic management systems on pollutant emissions in congested urban areas – Oana BARNA, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Using overlay descriptions to utilize personalized traffic planning in public transport – Jörn SCHLINGENSIEPEN, University of applied science Ingolstadt
  • Network data package optimisation for inland water monitoring infrastructure – Valentin STAN, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Transmit pollution data to traffic management systems using mobile sensors – Claudia SURUGIU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Application of the wavelet transform in machine-learning – Ilona COSTEA, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest





20:00 -
Networking dinner


09:00 - 10:15

Session 5. Railway Telematics
Chair: Vasile DIACONESCU, Siemens

  • Track circuits with space-time encoding – Marius ENULESCU, METROREX
  • Railway station route optimization through recursive algorithms and graph theory – Maria GEACAR, SIEMENS
  • Comparative assessment of virtual track circuit based on image processing – Florin NEMTANU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • CBTC using ad-hoc networks – Marius ENULESCU, METROREX
10:15 - 10:30
Coffee / Tea break
10:30 - 11:45

Session 6. Modelling and Simulation for Transport Process
Chair: Dumitru IANCULUI, POLITEHNICA University of Timisoara

  • Method and equipment for CAN module remote complex analysis system on vehicles – Andrei TEODORESCU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Quantitative and qualitative network design analysis in a medium sized multimodal transportation company – Mihaela ULMEANU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Efficiency solution to use the UWB communication system in urban area transport – Claudia SURUGIU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Radio level network analysis for vehicle communications – Valentin STAN, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Model for Assessing the Risk of Traffic Accidents – Serban RAICU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Ad-hoc Networks of Traffic Cabinets – Andrei GHEORGHIU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Intervention opportunity model within transport studies – Vasile DRAGU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest

Session 7. Safety and Security applications
Chair: Adrian FLOREA, UTI Grup

  • Criteria for Evaluating the Effectiveness of Passenger Information Displays – Luigi OBREJA, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Performance measurements for Winter Maintenance Activities – Daniel JOHNS, Vaisala
  • Cost-benefit Analysis of Using Road Weather Information Systems and Road Decision Support Systems for Winter Operations on a Romanian Highway Segment – Darius POPA, Starckrom
  • A method of determining the validity time of real time traffic data – Valentin IORDACHE, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Propagation models for vehicle radio communication systems – Radu TIMNEA, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Spectral analysis of road traffic state in urban areas – Florin NEMTANU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest
  • Analysis and optimization of traffic flow in urban intersections – Elena STANCIU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest

11:45 - 12:30

Plenary Session

  • Ioan BOLOS – General Director, External Funds Management, Ministry of Transport
  • Carmen PODGOREAN – General Director for EU Danube Strategy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Ion DEDU – Director, Transports, Roads and Traffic Planning Directorate, Municipality of Bucharest
  • Forin NEMTANU – Senior Lecturer, Transport Faculty, Politehnica University of Bucharest
12:30 - 12:45
Closing Ceremony
12:45 - 14:00
14:00 - 16:00
Social visit - visit to the Parliament Palace


Technical visits


14:00 - 16:00
Technical visit 1: Bucharest Traffic Management Centre
16:00 - 18:00
Technical visit 2: Bucharest North Railway Station – Interlocking System


09:00 - 10:30
Technical visit 3: Motorway Traffic Management Centre


Exhibition Programme


09:00 - 18:00
Building up of the exhibition stands


09:30 - 09:45
Exhibition Opening
09:45 - 18:00
Exhibition opening hours
13:00 - 14:00
20:00 -
Networking dinner


09:00 - 14:00
Exhibition opening hours
12:45 - 14:00
14:00 - 18:00
Dismantling of the booths