Submit/apply by 30 November 2019
Students will be provided with the unique opportunity to present a technical paper for the first time as part of the main Congress – student papers will be incorporated within the Congress sessions as a full paper with a student attribute.
Click here to submit your technical paper in the Author’s Area.
Always a popular initiative, this programme is comprised of technical tours to various automotive and mobility industrial and cultural sites in Prague and the surrounding region, followed by participation in the Congress. Travelling Fellows up to the age of 35 can take part in the programme which starts a week before Congress. Full details about the visits that are scheduled to take place will be announced in 2020.
To apply, you need to be a member of and have the support of a FISITA Member Society. You also need to have submitted a technical paper abstract to the Congress – click here to apply for a Travelling Fellowship in the Author’s Area.
Islands of Excellence/Virtual Islands of Excellence
This is a unique opportunity for universities and research institutes to showcase their innovative mobility projects as a part of the Congress exhibition with 45m2 exhibition space per Island on offer and use of basic exhibition equipment. Student teams can also apply to present via the Virtual Island of Excellence, where the presentation will be delivered remotely online.
This is an excellent platform for universities to display their automotive‐related engineering projects and capabilities as well as foster new and existing international relationships with industry and academia. For student teams, it is the perfect place to display their research/project work, share knowledge and start networking and building contacts for a future career in the automotive industry.
Click here to apply for Islands of Excellence.