The COVID-19 pandemic has made physical meetings and intercontinental travel very limited. Therefore it has been decided to further delay the HVTT16 until September 7-9 of 2021. As there is still a great deal of uncertainty about the extent to which we will be able and willing to travel next year, the organizing committee in China has decided to run a “hybrid” symposium where it will be possible to participate in the HVTT16 both physically in Qingdao and online.
HVTT Forum and ResearchInstitute of Highway (RIOH) Ministry of Transport in China are proud to presentthe 16th International Symposium on Heavy Vehicle Transport Technology(HVTT16). This conference provides a unique forum for legislators, roadadministrators, academics, consultants, vehicle manufacturers and suppliers,transport organizations and transport operators to discuss and exchange ideason ways to improve the safety, efficiency, productivity and sustainability ofthe road transport industry.
The theme of HVTT16 is laying foundations for the future. The core issue is to review the history of road transport around the world, analyze the existing problems, address the opportunities and challenges emerging from the development of new technologies, and propose the future outline of road transport.