Highly aware of the importance of Inspection, Audit and Intelligent Transport Systems, College Tempulli, AMRKS, Road Safety and Transport Research Institute, Kosovo Road Safety Forum with support from the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport organized the 6th International Conference on “Inspection, Auditing and importance of Intelligent Transport Systems” from 24 to 27 January 2019 in Pristina, Kosovo.
The conference entailed discussions on increasing traffic safety as a key factor in preventing road accidents, rehabilitating injured persons and the everyday challenges of road accident victims’ families. Road safety management, and therein the international practices in road inspection and auditing, the necessity of applying intelligent systems, as well as the Highway of Peace, were also on the agenda.
The opening ceremony was led by the Minister of Infrastructure and Transport, Mr. Pal Lekaj, while the panelists included representatives of the European Federation for Road Traffic Victims (EFRTV), Road Traffic Safety Council – Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport, Division for Road Traffic – Kosovo Police, International Road Federation (video presentation), IRU Academy (video presentation), OSCE-Kosovo, European Council for Transport Safety (ETSC), AptiDrive Limited, College of Applied Technical Sciences “Tempulli” and the Road Safety and Transport Research Institute.
In line with previous years, the recommendations provided by national and international experts were shared publically in order to be considered as actions that need to be taken to ensure a safe road environment for all traffic participants.