On the 16th - 19th
of May 2010, in accordance with
the schedule of planned events of the FMST SUT , in Smolenice Castle
the 5th annual International Doctoral Seminar was held.
It was attended by 86 doctoral students (31 foreign
students), who presented their work in two sections:
Machine Production Technologies
Industrial Engineering and
Applied Information Technology and Automation in Industry
Environmental and Safety
Human Science in Technology
The represented Universities
were from the Czech Republic, Belarus,
Romania, Germany, Hungary, Austria and the Slovak Republic.
The total number of PhD participants : 86
these , foreign PhD participants : 31
The number of supervisors and guests : 18
and from these that were foreign :16
Number of active presentations: 60
Part of this event was the Poster Section, at which
participants had the opportunity to eventually present their posters or their "ppt" presentations.
On the 17^th of May 2010 took place satellite event: "THE FUTURE OF AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY" organized within the project AUTOCLUSTERS " The international cooperative network of educational and research institution with subcontractors and other bodies active in Automotive industry”. The event was aimed to present the project to bring the current situation in the automotive industry and its future direction.
1. Opening speech: Mgr. Dagmar Cagáňová, PhD. – AUTOCLUSTERS’ project manager
2. The future of automobile industry: Ing. Štefan Chudoba, PhD. –
director of Autoclusters West Slovakia
3. Conclusion: doc. Ing. Milan Marônek, CSc. –
AUTOCLUSTERS’ communication manager
The guests of IDS 2010 from abroad were, eg.:
Dr. h.c. Dr. Rolf Pfrengle (IFW Dresden, Germany), Dr.h.c. Peter Joehnk (FZD
Rossendorf, Germany), Prof. Dr. Dr.h.c.Csaba Gyenge (TU Cluj-Napoca, Romania), Prof.
Dr. Manuela Niethammer (TU Dresden), Dr. Kryzstof Witkowski (University
Zielona Gora, Poland), Prof.
Jozsef Danyi (Kecskemét, Hungary), Prof. Volkmar Richter (Köthen, Germany)
Overall, the seminar was assessed by the participants,
guests from abroad and the FMST as a success.
The Organizing Committee
welcomed the participation of members of management from the faculty, directors
of institutes and other employees of the institutes who have personally attended the IDS in 2010
and helped contribute to the success.
Thanks to all involved and we invite you to the next annual
event IDS 2011 which will be held on th
15th - 17th of May 2011 in Smolenice.
Ing. Jana Štefánková
The organizing committee in 2010 IDS