The Council of the Foundation met early June in the Politecnico di Torino where I was very pleased to meet the Rector Francesco Profumo. The Rector showed his great interest in the activities of the Foundation; he offered to develop the cooperation for Post-doctoral programme; he also offered to the Foundation an office in the “linguotto”, the new part of the Politecnico.
Eng. Abdullah Al-Mogbel
New Agreement with Tunneling Industry
Published on June 2011:
"Agreement concerning the support by ITACET Foundation of Events regarding Training organized by the Industry."
The agreement Is available, Download it here >>
WTC Helsinki Training session
May 20 – 21, 2011 At the occasion of the ITA-AITES World tunnel congress in Helsinki, ITA-AITES and the ITACET Foundation, together with the Finnish Tunnelling association and four ITA sponsors, namely BASF-Meyco, Mapei- UTT, Normet and VSH Hagerbach Test Gallery Ltd. organized a very fruitful two days training session aimed at young professionals of the tunneling industry.Read more>>
Scholarship for postgraduate Master
New Scholarship criteria available.
We inform you that the Foundation may help financially students from emerging countries for all or part of the scholarship for the ITA-AITES ITACET endorsed master course:
Next training session
China, Shanghai 12 - 13 November 2011, "Safety Operation in Metro and Road Tunnels"
Cambodia, 14 December 2011,"Underground Space Use"
Nepal, training session on "Sprayed concrete", December 2011
News from AFTES
UNDERGROUND SPACES FOR TOMORROW
It will be held jointly with our sister Belgian, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and Swiss tunnelling and undergroundspace associations.
Detailed information are available on the event web site: www.aftes.asso.fr