Upcoming Conferences

2015 October 21–23
13th European Regional Conference, Rome, Italy
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2016 September 12–14
8th Americas Regional Conference, Detroit, Michigan

2017 // 19th International & 14th European-African Regional Conference, Budapest  
2018 // 10th Asia-Pacific Regional Conference, Kyoto  
2020 // 20th International Conference, Montreal

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

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

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,

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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.

Roberto Paoluzzi, Conference Chair
Organizing Committee: Antonino Bonanno, Massimiliano Ruggeri, Massimo Martelli, Eugenio Cavallo

// 2016 //
ISTVS 8th Americas Conference
Detroit, September 12-14

Ground Vehicle Mobility, Agile Dynamics, and Energy Efficiency in Severe, Unsafe, and Non-Secure Environments of Roads and Unprepared Terrains

Join us in the heart of Italy for our 8th Americas Conference in Detroit, Michigan, September 12-14, 2016.

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The 8th Americas Regional Conference of the ISTVS will provide you a place where you can exchange ideas and receive technical information on current and future research and technology developments in terramechanics and terrain/road-vehicle system dynamics, control, and design.

The aim of the conference is to advance knowledge in terrain-vehicle and road-vehicle system dynamics and design and, thus, to discuss and suggest new frontiers and research directions, facilitate engineering practice, and benefit the society at large in the area of the energy conservation, environmental sustainability, safety, and cyber/physical security.

Commercial and personal transportation vehicle applications include:

  • Trucks and cars
  • Military vehicles
  • Construction equipment
  • Farm tractors and machinery
  • Unmanned ground vehicles for military, space exploration, and other areas

Conference Chairs

Prof. Vladimir Vantsevich
Chair of Conference
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Dr. Jeremy P. Gray
Co-Chair of Conference

Prof. Bharat Soni
Co-Chair of Conference
Tennessee Technological University

Exhibitor Information — Detroit

Companies and organizations in fields of interest are welcome to exhibit at the conference. Contact any of the conference chairs above for further detail.

Use the link below to register for the Detroit 2016 Conference as an Exhibitor:

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