STUVA turns 50

“Past meets Future” was the theme from June 17 to 18, 2010 in Düsseldorf’s Tonhalle. The STUVA held a special conference there to celebrate its 50th anniversary. With this event the STUVA returned to its “birthplace” for STUVA’s history began on June 15, 1960 with the association entering its name in the register of the Amtsgericht Düsseldorf (Fig. 1).

Prof. Martin Ziegler, the chairman of STUVA’s board opened the jubilee conference. After a short address he handed over to Dipl.-Ing. Andrea Blome, who heads Düsseldorf’s Office for Transport Manage-ment. She chaired the “Young...

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