The 37th  Colloquium 2020

will be held from the May 27, 2020 to May 29, 2020, in Zuberec – Brestová, Western Tatras, Slovakia.




The location of the Colloquium venue will be Village Zuberec – Brestová, UNIZA resort of Zuberec, National Park Western Tatras, Slovakia
(see: or here )

Our UNIZA resort in Zuberec – Brestová was under reconstruction in autumn 2017. Therefore the old road is out of service! Our resort done the new road to the resort UNIZA. Please use this road! Details download here: New road

The UNIZA resort of Zuberec  – Brestová offers accommodation in 16 chalets whose interior underwent the renovation in 2011, 2017 and 2019. The ground floor of each chalet offers a living room with comfortable seats and a TV, a kitchen including a fridge and an electric kettle, and a bathroom. The first floor comprises of two twin bedrooms. There is a possibility to place, on request, two extra beds. Guests of the UNIZA resort of Zuberec – Brestová  can relax in the traditional Finnish sauna that faced the renovation in 2013.


The all contributions will be published in colloquium Proceedings. Contributions processed according to template (4 pages including figures and tables). Please sent it no later than April 14, 2020 to the e-mail address:



Template for download:Template Colloquium 2020



If you are interested there is also possibility to publish the contributions in the journals:















Papers should be prepared strictly according to instructions posted on journals web pages. The type of journal will be chosen based on the assessment of the Scientific Committee during the Colloquium. Authors of selected contributions will be informed by the Organizing committee and invited before June 28, 2020.


The Organizing committee offers to participants on the technical and cultural visit:

Technical: Orava dam – dam wall and power plant (walking about 1:30 hours)











Cultural: Orava Castle  built on a rock above the river Orava in Oravský Podzámok like an “eagle nest”, is one of the greatest tourist attractions of northern Slovakia. It was built in the place of an older wooden hillfort after the Tartar invasion in 1241. Through the following centuries, this small fortress transformed into an extensive castle structure with 154 rooms and  754 stairs (walking about 1:40 hours)  or

















You don’t want to take a part on the excursion: For people which will not be participating on a technical and a cultural excursion we offers (but we do not organizing it):

  • Aquapark Oravice, cca. 11 km from UNIZA resort.
  • Center of Rohače valley including waterfall, cca. 4 km from UNIZA resort.
  • Orava village museum, cca. 500 m from UNIZA resort.
  • Cave in Brestová – Zuberec,  cca. 500 m from UNIZA resort.
  • Sauna in UNIZA resort.



The participation fee is 250.- Eur (VAT included); must be paid by invoice only (please, send your correct invoice address to us in the Registration Form Please send your payment of the colloquium fee until May, 06, 2020.

For one member of scientific committee from every country the fee is free (but must be signed in Registration Form –

The registration fee covers the costs of conference organization, publication, accommodation, alimentation and further organized programms.

Bank Account Information:  

Bank Name:                     Štátna pokladnica

Account Holder:             University of Žilina

Bank Address:                 Radlinského 32, 810 05 Bratislava, Slovakia


Bank IBAN Number:       SK3481800000007000269861 

Subject:                             102120

Notice to receiver:           write the name of a conference participant


Organizing committee:

prof. Ing. Otakar Bokůvka, PhD.

prof. Ing. Peter Palček, PhD.

prof. Ing. Eva Tillová, PhD.

Ing. Mária Chalupová

Ing. Lenka Kuchariková, PhD.

Ing. Milan Uhríčik, PhD.

Ing. Juraj Belan, PhD.


Scientific Committee:









prof. Ing. Otakar Bokůvka, Ph.D.,

prof. Ing. Peter Palček, Ph.D.,

prof. Ing. Eva Tillová, Ph.D.

Ing. Lenka Kuchariková, Ph.D.

Ing. Juraj Belan, Ph.D.


Czech Republic

prof. Dr. Ing. Libor Beneš,

prof. Ing. Eva Schmidová, Ph.D.



prof. dr. hab. inż. Ferdynand Romankiewicz

prof. P.Cz. dr. hab. inż. Robert Ulewicz

dr. inż. Magdalena Mazur

dr. inż. Remigiusz Romankiewicz



prof. János Takács, Ph.D.

Dr. Tamás Markovits

Dr. Balász Vehovszky



Invitation you can download here Invitation Colloquium 2020

 27.5. 2020

1300 – 1430        Registration

1300 – 1430        Lunch

1430 – 1445       Opening ceremony

1445 – 1530        Session I – Lectures

1530 – 1545         Coffee break

1545 – 1730       Session II – Lectures

1800                    Dinner


28.5. 2020

0730 – 0830       Breakfast

0900 – 1230       Technical Excursion – Orava dam

1230 – 1400        Lunch

1400 – 1630          Cultural Excursion – Orava castle

1900                    Colloquium Dinner


29. 5. 2020

0730 – 0830       Breakfast

0900 – 1015       Session III – Lectures

1015 – 1030            Coffee break

1030 – 1145       Session IV – Lectures

1145 – 1200            Closing ceremony

1200                    Lunch