The 14th Autumn Seminar on
FUNDAMENTAL PROBLEMS OF BELT TRANSPORTATION
18-20 September 2002
Poland, Wroclaw University of Technology,
Institute of Mining Engineering

Scientific Committee:
Prof. Lech Gladysiewicz,
Prof. Monika Hardygóra (WUT),
Prof. Friedrich Krause (Otto-von Guericke-Universität Magdeburg)

Issues to be addressed:
- Trends of development and modernisation of belt transportation equipment
- Testing of elements of belt conveyor equipment
- New design of idlers

Seminar overview:
The Seminar has been established since 1978 as a regular event held every two years. It addresses the achievements and trends in continuous mine transport with special focus on belt conveyors.

Who should attend?
Researchers from technical universities and industrial technological centres, suppliers of belt conveyor equipment, users of large scale belt transportation systems (representatives of lignite surface mines, copper ore underground mines, power plants, ports).

Call for papers:
Abstracts are expected by 31 March 2002.
Authors of accepted abstracts will be notified by 31 March 2002. Camera ready papers should be supplied by 31 May 2002.

Proceedings:
Papers chosen by the Scientific Committee will be published in the special issues of the Transport Przemyslowy (Industrial Transport) magazine.
Promotion: Company or product presentations and papers treated as commercial events can be included in the seminar agenda against a special fee.

Seminar Fee:
270 Euro up to 31 March 2002
300 Euro after 31 March 2002

Seminar Venue:
A beautiful hotel in Sudety mountains (120 km Southwest from
Wroclaw near the Czech Republic border).
For more information: www.ig.pwr.wroc.pl/conf_transport
e-mail: transport@ig.pwr.wroc.pl

Mail to:
Leszek Jurdziak, PhD
Institute of Mining Eng. Wroclaw University of Technology
Pl. Teatralny 2, 50-051 Wroclaw
Poland

jurdziak@ig.pwr.wroc.pl

Telephone: +(4871) 320 68 30
Fax: +(4871) 448123