ITA COSUF promotes young researchers and professionals
ITA COSUF Press Release 01-2018
The COSUF Award 2018 is open to candidates!
Châtelaine (CH), 10 March 2018. “The Presentation of the COSUF Award Winner on the ITA COSUF meeting is every year one of the highlights. The prestigious award is granted annually to a student, young professional or researcher in the field of operational safety or security of underground facilities. To develop the culture and knowhow of scientists and practitioners is a basic idea of ITA COSUF and this is a main motivation to offer the COSUF Award." said Max Wietek, ITA COSUF chairman, commenting the steering board decision to award the 2018 COSUF prize.
Who can apply
Students, young professionals or researchers (less than 35 years old) are eligible if they have recently (in the last 2 years) completed a research work in theory and/or practice in the area of operational safety or security of underground facilities. Applicants need not be ITA COSUF members.
Together with the award certificate, ITA COSUF shall grant the winner travel and accommodation costs to attend the award ceremony and a 1000 Euro prize.
The award ceremony
The ITA COSUF Award 2018 will be presented during the I ITA COSUF General Assembly in 2nd of October 2018, the day before the PIARC International Conference on Road Tunnel Operations and Safety Workshop, 3 -5 October 2018 in Lyon. The winner shall have the opportunity to present his/her own work.
Any other information, including contents of the application file, is available on the COSUF website http://cosuf.ita-aites.org/. The application in English language must be received by the ITA secretariat by 30 June 2018.
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