The preliminary program of STUVA Conference 2023

The presentations will be given bilingually (simultaneous translation English/German) on November 8 and 9 covering the
following main topics. In addition to the segment “Tunnelling” in a separate room lectures are dedicated to “Tunnel operation”.


Preliminary program


  • Most recent developments in underground construction
  • Major international projects
  • Safety during construction of tunnels
  • Design/construction/maintenance/refurbishment/research
  • Mechanised tunnelling/tunnelling under difficult ground conditions
  • Sustainability, recovery and use of energy
  • Economics/contractual issues/financing

Tunnel operation

  • Latest guidelines and regulations
  • Safety equipment, innovative safety concepts, upgrading, modernization
  • Risk management
  • Tunnel management, tunnel control systems
  • Behaviour of tunnel users
  • Lighting and escape route signage
  • Fire protection, fire detection


Use the rare opportunity to get in touch with top-class experts, to update your knowledge and to meet key professionals from construction, operation, planning, owners, manufacturers, suppliers, economy and research. We are looking forward to seeing you!


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