European Road Profile Users' Group 2016 Forum
The fourth European Road Profile Users' Group (ERPUG) Forum will take place at Grandior Hotel Prague, Czech Republic, October 20-21, 2016.
We will have a mingling party on the evening of the 19th for early arrivals. The party will be in the exhibition area at the hotel. Representatives from PIARC are also invited to this reception. All participants in ERPUG are invited for free of charge.
If you are a sponsor or an exhibitor, do not register here. All names in connection with a sponsorship or an exhibitor should be sent to either Roger Möller, firstname.lastname@example.org or Leif Sjögren, email@example.com
Who should attend?
- Equipment vendors and operators
- Pavement management engineers
- Engineers interested in pavement data collection
- Construction engineers
- Design engineers
- Federal, state & local government agencies
- Paving contractors
The registration fee for attendees will be €300. The late registration fee, from October 1, 2016, will be €400.
Exhibitors' registration fee will be €1,300. Exhibitor Registration includes two participants.
ERPUG is seeking sponsors for the 2016 Forum at three different levels: Silver, Gold, and Platinum. If you become a sponsor at a certain level you are entitled to a presentation slot. For more information, please contact Roger Möller, representative of the organization committee at (+46) 73 18 17 210 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Equipment vendors are invited to attend the forum for sale meeting to exhibit their products and servicies. Additional information:
Get programme here.
Abstracts (click on the title to download)
Better Utilization of Deflection Responses from Traffic Speed Surveys
Evaluation and Application of TSD Devices in Germany
Experience with Data Collection and PMS Implementation for Czech Regions
Laser Profiler for the Evaluation of Longitudinal Evenness of New Bicycle Paths
Lateral Skid Resistance on Bends
Pave-Scanner System, System Innovative GIS Package
Road Inventory Database System Using Road Image and Geocoordinates
Road Profiling Quality Control in Sweden
Technical Transfer and System Customization for Sustainable Implementation of Pavement Condition Survey
The New Proposed ISO Macrotexture Versus the Old
The Sensitivity of Repeated Profile Measurements to Pavement Unevenness and Surface Conditions
Update on ARRB´s TSD Programme
Using high resolution 3D sensors for High Speed Network Level Full Road Lane Texture Measurement
Important dates 2016
- May 1 - Start of online registration
- July 30 - Call for presentations
- August 25 – Program overview
- September 20 - Official program
- September 20 - Deadline for the speakers bios
- October 10 - Deadline for the early-bird registration
- October 10 - Deadline for submission of presentation files
- October 20-21 ERPUG Forum
Hotel Reservation and Transportation
The 2016 forum will be held at Grandior Hotel Prague: Here
Grandior Hotel Prague
Na Porici 42
110 00 Prague
October is a busy month in Prague with quite high prices on hotels, so here are some tips to make your accomendation cheaper.
During reservation through email@example.com you can use the codes: ERPUG meeting or PIARC meeting - to get 10% discount " .
How to find us
Arrival by car
Arrival by train
From Hlavní NádraÅ¾í train station or NádraÅ¾í Holešovice train station: Take underground C (Red line) to Florenc station
Arrival by plane
By hotel limousine service
Please contact the hotel reception at e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Arrival by public transport
Take bus No. 100 from the airport to the bus station ZliÄín where you change to the metro (underground) train and take the B line (yellow) from ZliÄín to Florenc station.