Congress Program

CIECA Congress 2015


Personal resources for safe driving - Acting for the future
Friday, 8th May 2015
09:00 - 09:30 Registration, distribution of documents
Opening session
09:30 - 09:45 Opening words
Kari Hakuli, CIECA-President
09:45 - 09:55 Welcome address
Dr. Walter Eichendorf, President DVR
09:55 - 10:10 Welcome address
Guido Zielke, Head of the Road Traffic Directorate, Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, Germany
10:10 - 10:30 How to deal in the future with accident cause number one: Inattention
Dr. Gregor Bartl, German Society for Traffic Psychology, Germany
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
Morning session
11:00 - 11:20 Methods for assessing driving fitness and personal resources
Jürgen Brenner-Hartmann, TÜV SÜD Life Service GmbH, Germany
11:20 - 11:40 Learning to drive means learning about yourself
Ludo Kluppels, Belgian Road Safety Institute, Belgian
11:40 - 12:00 How to be aware of and to target the learner driver's state of mind
Kåre Robertsen & Hilde Kjelsrud, Nord-Trøndelag University, Norway
12:00 - 12:20 New methods in driving instruction
Dr. Armin Kaltenegger, Road Safety Board, Austria
12:20 - 12:30 Panel discussion
Dr. Don DeVol, VdTÜV/TÜV Thüringen, Germany
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
Afternoon Session
14:00 - 14:20 It takes brains to take risks
Dagfinn Moe, SINTEF Technology and Society, Finland>
14:20 - 14:40 It is not age that determines risk-taking behaviour, but the extent to which the person cope with their stages in development
Heinz Albert Stumpen, German Police Academy, Germany>
14:40 - 15:00 Personality traits as a valid predictor of risky driving
Matus Sucha, Palacky University in Olomouc, Czech Republic
15:00 - 15:20 Coffee break
15:20 - 15:40 The importance of psychological assessment, risk behaviour and driver's perception
Fátima Pereira da Silva, InOutCister/Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal
15:40 - 16:00 Challenges for society in meeting the health and wellbeing needs of the older driver due to deterioration in personal resources
Anuraj Varshney, Forum of Mobility Centres, UK
16:00 - 16:20 Panel discussion
Kay Schulte, DVR, Germany
16:20 - 16:30 Conclusions and closing words
Kari Hakuli, CIECA President