To satisfy all stakeholders, the program will be organised in three types of sessions:
- strategic and
- thematic sessions.
Plenary and Strategic sessions will cover topics that are of strategic importance for fulfilling the ERA objectives, and will be focussed on the interests of the EC, CEDR, ERTRAC or associations with invited keynote speakers.
Thematic sessions will be based on the Call for papers with a variety of spanning the breadth of academic scientific contributions and technical papers of a more applied nature. They will focus on both, on-going and completed research projects and programmes, with a major focus on the results and solutions provided. Submitted contributions will be reviewed by experts for each of the parallel thematic pillars.
Draft programme with speakers available (status on April 2, 2008):