September 12 - 15, 2021
|The XXIV RAIL VEHICLES conference was recognized by the European Commission (DG MOVE) as an event promoting the European Year of Railways [LINK].
Its aim is to promote railways as a sustainable, intelligent and safe means of transport. The growing popularity of railways can significantly contribute to the achievement of one of the most important goals of the European Green Deal, i.e. achieving climate neutrality by the EU by 2050. More information: European Year of Railways 2021
The aim of the Conference is to exchange experiences on current research problems in scientific units in Poland, as well as to showcase the achievements and challenges of rail vehicle and rail transport companies. The topics of the 24th scientific conference RAIL VEHICLES covers a wide range of issues related to rail transport, in particular:
Design and construction of rail vehicles
Operation and maintenance of rail vehicles
Reliability and safety in rail transport
Diagnostics, testing of assemblies and components of rail vehicles
Certification and formal and legal aspects
Logistics, ecology in rail transport
Rail transport in urban logistics (metro, tram)
Innovative solutions and transport efficiency
Maciej Szkoda, Cracow University of Technology, Institute of Rail Vehicles – chairman of the Scientific Committee
The Institute of Railway Vehicles of the Cracow University of Technology is one of the 12 organizational units forming part of the mechanical department, which is the largest faculty at the Cracow University of Technology and one of the largest in Poland. Since 2017, the institute operates two plants: The Construction and Exploitation Department of Railway Vehicles and the Department of Logistic systems. The staff of the Institute carry out teaching activities in studies I and II of the degree on speciality related to the engineering of means of transport, operation, safety and reliability of rail vehicles and logistics and forwarding. Postgraduate studies are also carried out “Construction and operation of rail vehicles”,, which are highly acclaimed among rail transport companies, are also underway.
In addition, the Institute conducts extensive cooperation with the economic environment in the implementation of research and development projects, the implementation of innovative technologies, opinions and technical expertise on rail vehicles.
NEWAG S.A. is a modern company, effectively combining innovative technical thought with traditions up to 1876 years. As one of the oldest railway companies in Poland, Newag has many years of experience in the production and modernization of railway rolling stock.
NEWAG is a leading Polish manufacturer of electric and diesel passenger vehicles, electric and diesel locomotives and underground and tramways vehicles. The vehicles support rail connections, transporting passengers in fourteen Polish voivodships.
NEWAG Company has a stable and strong position on the market of electric traction units and locomotives in Poland. In recent years, the capital group NEWAG S.A. dominated the national market for the production of electric traction units, the production and modernisation of electric locomotives and the modernisation of diesel locomotives.
A modern managed company particularly cares about the high quality of its products and services, which is confirmed by received certificates and certificates.
His Magnificence Rector of the Cracow University of Technology prof. dr hab. inż. arch. Andrzej BIAŁKIEWICZ
Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of the Cracow University of Technology prof. dr hab. inż. Jerzy SŁADEK
Chairman of the Office of Rail Transport, PhD. Ignacy GÓRA
Polish Scientific and Technical Maintenance Society
Komitet Transportu Polskiej Akademii Nauk
If you need to extend the terms, please contact the organizing committee: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Notification of participation in the Conference, submission of a summary of the article in Polish and English||15.03.2020|
|Acceptance of the summary||21.03.2020|
|Sending full texts of articles||30.06.2020|
|Application for participation in the conference without a paper||12.06.2021|
|Decision to qualify the article for publication and review||31.08.2020|
|Payment of the conference fee||12.06.2021|
|Conference RAIL VEHICLES 2020||12-15.09.2021|
The XXIV edition of the Conference gives the opportunity to publish the results of the study in the Materials of IOP Publishing (level I in the list of MNiSW publications from 2019), in the series IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering indexed in the Scopus database. Also if you are not interested in publishing in English language in the is the opportunity to publish in Polish language in RAIL VEHICLES (Scientific and Technical Quarterly).
|Book of abstracts of the XXIV Scientific Conference RAIL VEHICLES 2020 in pdf file – DOWNLOAD|
After positive reviews, articles will be published in the materials published by IOP Publishing in the IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, indexed in the SCOPUS database or in the POJAZDY RZYNOWE quarterly, and their summaries will be included in conference materials.
The publications selected by the Program Council, for additional fees (depending on the publishing house), will be published in the following journals:
Instructions for preparing an article for publication in the materials of IOP Publishing, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering:
The article should be written in English in accordance with the requirements specified in the IOP template (pdf) and the IOPCS template (docx) and should be no longer than 10 pages. It is recommended to use an article template that contains ready-made formatting styles that help in the correct preparation of the text of the article. Instructions for using the article template are provided in the following file.
The abstract of the article should present the aim of the work, results and main conclusions and should not be longer than 200 words. Please pay particular attention to the formatting of the source cited list. Citations not prepared according to the recommendations may not be properly registered in Scopus. The abstract of the article, which will be published in printed form, should not be longer than 1 page and prepared in accordance with the template of the abstract in Polish and English. Both the article and the extended summary should be sent in MS Word format (preferably * .docx).
Instructions for preparing an article for publication in the magazine POJAZDY SZYNOWE:
Articles should be written in Polish in accordance with the requirements specified in the template of Pojazdy Szynowe magazine and sent according to the guidelines available at: http://www.railvehicles.eu/Informacja-dla-autorow,3025.html
Publication of papers
Participation in the Conference was confirmed by representatives of the highest state administration units related to rail transport, carriers, infrastructure managers, notified bodies and prominent research and scientific centers, including:
The conference fee includes participation in the conference, meals, coffee breaks, participation in accompanying events and publication of the article:
|Fee for a stationary participation (includes participation in the conference, meals, coffee breaks, participation in accompanying events and publication of an article)||1450 zł|
|Accompanying person (includes participation in the conference, meals, coffee breaks, participation in accompanying events, without conference materials and publications)||1200 zł|
|Publication of the article without participation||700 zł|
|Fee for each additional article (same author / authors)||450 zł|
|Fee for remote participation with publication of the article||1000 zł|
|Fee for remote participation without publication of the article||700 zł|
Payments for participation in the conference should be made to the account of the Cracow University of Technology, ul. Warszawska 24, 31-155 Kraków at Alior Bank S.A. no
09 2490 0005 0000 4600 1012 1826 with the annotation: “POJAZDY SZYNOWE”.
The conference fee does not include accommodation. On September 12-15, the organizers provide preferential prices for accommodation in the ARŁAMÓW **** hotel: PLN 300.0 net for a single room and PLN 340.0 net for a double room. Reservations must be made and paid for at least three months before the conference commencement date, after prior notification of participation in the conference. When booking, please refer to the RAIL VEHICLES conference.
Contact to the hotel reception: phone: +48 13 443 10 00, e-mail: email@example.com or directly to the Manager Dorota Durczak: firstname.lastname@example.org
We would like to kindly inform you that resignation from participation in the Conference and reimbursement of the costs of participation or accommodation is possible no later than one month before the date of the Conference. However, after August 12, 2021, it is only possible to apply for a replacement for a registered participant.
Members of the committee:
mgr Maciej Górowski, dr inż. Tomasz Kuczek, dr inż. Augustyn Lorenc, dr inż. Maciej Michnej, dr inż. Grzegorz Kaczor, mgr inż. Małgorzata Kuźnar, mgr inż. Bartosz Szachniewicz, mgr inż. Elżbieta Wyraz, dr inż. Grzegorz Zając
Cracow University of Technology
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Institute of Rail Vehicles
al. Jana Pawła II 37, 31-864 Cracow, Poland
tel.: +48 12 / 374 35 12, fax: +48 12 / 374 33 11
|W trosce o uczestników XXIV Konferencji POJAZDY SZYNOWE, organizatorzy dokładają wszelkich starań, aby miejsce oraz sposób przeprowadzania konferencji zapewniały maksymalne bezpieczeństwo.Hotel Arłamów przygotował specjalną „Politykę bezpieczeństwa”, której celem jest ochrona zdrowia i zapewnienie bezpiecznego pobytu.
Nowa polityka wprowadza szereg zmian i procedur – począwszy od działań higienicznych, po wytyczne dotyczące zachowania odpowiednich odległości jak i nowe rozwiązania technologiczne i logistyczne.
Szczegóły dostępne są na stronie: https://www.arlamow.pl/bezpieczny-arlamow