Thematic areas

I. Bridge structures in the Czech Republic – construction, administration and maintenance, standards

  • Planning and financing of bridge structures
  • Significant realization of bridges
  • Current legislation – Business conditions for constructions
  • Preparations of planned constructions
  • The state of road and railway bridges in the Czech Republic, their management and maintenance

II. Bridges abroad

  • Information about professional foreign events
  • Examples of significant realized new and reconstructed bridges

III. Bridges in the Czech Republic – science and research

  • New scientific knowledge in the field of bridge structures, research projects
  • Innovation of technologies, materials and products for bridges

IV. Bridges in the Czech Republic – projects and implementation

  • Projects of new buildings, reconstructions and repairs of bridges
  • Implementation of new buildings, conversions and repairs of bridges
  • Bridge equipment
  • Defects and failures of bridge structures, their causes and consequences

Time program

15. 4. 2020 Wednesday

15.00Accompanying program for foreign guests, honorary board members, main partners of the symposium and members of the preparatory committe

16. 4. 2020 - Thursday - 1st day of the symposium

08.00Registration of participants
09.00Opening Ceremony of the 25th International Symposium Bridges 2020 - Honorable Mention, Bridge Work 2018
09.45 - 13.00Lectures and discussions
13.00 - 14.00Afternoon break - lunch
14.00 - 17.30Lectures and discussions
18.00Conclusion of the 1st day of the symposium
19.30Social meeting - Starobrno brewery restaurant

17. 4. 2020 - Friday - 2nd day of the symposium

8.15 - 14.00Lectures and discussions
14.00Conclusion of the 25th Symposium BRIDGES 2020, lunch