Conferences

UPCOMING CONFERENCE

ISTVS 13th European Conference
Rome, October 21-23, 2015

Join us in the heart of Italy for our 13th European Conference in Rome, October 21-23, 2015, hosted at the National Research Council of Italy, Headquarters, www.imamoter.cnr.it.

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Our international conferences form an amazing legacy since our first meeting in 1962 in Turin, Italy — ISTVS is a small, connected group of professionals from industry, universities, and research institutions who have been meeting over five decades to share research findings.

The 13th European Conference of the ISTVS will provide you a place where you can exchange ideas and information on the current research and technology developments in the field of terramechanics and terrain-machine systems.

Program highlights

Day 1. The conference begins Tuesday evening with our ever-popular Ice Breaker Party — you’ll have the opportunity to interact informally with colleagues from all over the world.
Day 2-3. Enjoy presentations and plenary sessions, including our awards programs and meals over Wednesday-Friday.
Day 4. The conference concludes with our valuable all-day technical tour, location to be decided from the many options in the vicinity of Rome.


Upcoming Conferences

Mark your calendars:

October 2015 // 13th European-African Regional Conference  
2016 // 8th Americas Regional Conference
2017 // 19th International & 14th European-African Regional Conference, Budapest  
2018 // 10th Asia-Pacific Regional Conference, Kyoto  
2020 // 20th International Conference, Montreal


Conference News

Terramechanics Events Updates
ISTVS 13th European Conference, Rome, October 21-23, 2015

Join us in the heart of Italy for our 13th European Conference in Rome, October 21-23, 2015. Our international conferences form an amazing legacy since our first meeting in 1962 in Turin, Italy — ISTVS is a small, connected group of professionals from industry, universities, and research institutions who have been meeting over five decades to share research findings.

International seminar: "Soil trafficability — challenges for soils and vehicles", 26-27 March 2015, Estonia

We are happy to share this announcement from Dr Endla Reintam of the Estonian University of Life Sciences about an upcoming seminar that will interest our members. Our colleague Dr Kersti Vennik of the Estonian National Defence College who attended our Seoul conference in September is also on the organizing committee of the seminar.

 

Call for Papers: ICRA14 Workshop

Hong Kong, 2014 June 01  Held in conjunction with the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, this workshop will focus on state-of-the-art developments in modeling, perception, estimation and control of all-terrain mobile robots. » Workshop details.

 

Recent Conferences

ISTVS 18th International Conference, Seoul, Korea, September 22-25, 2014

An amazing legacy of international conferences since our first meeting in 1962 in Turin, Italy continued in Saptember 2014. Our connected group of professionals from industry, universities, and research institutions met again, this time in Seoul, Korea, to share research findings.

The 18th International Conference of the ISTVS provided a place where our colleagues could exchange ideas and information on the current research and technology developments in the field of terramechanics and terrain-machine systems.

Program highlights

Day 1. The conference began Sunday evening with our ever-popular Ice Breaker Party — the opportunity to interact informally with colleagues from all over the world.
Day 2-4. Attendees enjoyed presentations and plenary sessions, including our awards programs and meals Monday through Wednesday.
Day 5. The conference concluded with our valuable all-day technical tour: we were pleased to be welcomed for a plant tour by LS Mtron, one of the largest tractor manufacturers in Korea, at their facility LS Tractor, located about 250 km southwest of Seoul.

Below is a slideshow of photos from the conference and the technical tour.
View the full photo gallery here.

PISCES sponsored by ISTVS

November 11-15, 2012 | Conference site | Preliminary program