Noticias en la PTEC




15 de Septiembre de 2017


PTEC at DurabRoad event in Madrid, September 12th, 2017


In September 12th, 2017 at EC Representation in Spain, DurabRoad project organised a conference In Madrid in collaboration with the European Commission on “Enhancing Research and Innovation in Europe: The road sector experience”.


Jesús Rodríguez, PTEC Managing Director, chaired the first part of the morning session on “Current Scenario for the research in Europe” that was opened by Bill Bird from EC (DG Research and Innovation). This session included presentations from EAPA and ASEFMA, two Infravation projects (Alterpave and Healroad) and a Life project (Battle-CO2). Then, Professor Daniel Castro for University of Cantabria chaired de second part of the morning session dedicated to DuraRoad project with presentations from KTI, Acciona, Univ. Cantabria and BSRIA.


The afternoon session was chaired by José Díez from European Road Federation ERF and was oriented to “Promoting EU&US research collaboration” with presentations from DG Research and Innovation, Federal Highways Administration, Acciona and University of Cantabria, as DurabRoad project has been involved one of the projects in the twinning experience in collaborative projects.