Ministry of Defence of Slovak Republic
National Armaments Director,
Military Technical and Testing Institute
are honored to invite you to
9th Pyrotechnic conference
with international participation
15th-16th October 2013
in the hotel
“Hotel Pod Zámkom”
Dear friends,
Slovak Republic celebrates twenty years of independence.
independence. As a young country defense policy
built on participation in NATO defense groups.
groups. This new situation had to be adapted to the
field of explosives and ammunition.
ammunition. Reinventing itself undergoing research, development,
acquisition, education and training, security practices, standardization, evaluation processes
lifecycle of explosives and ammunition, as well as personal attitudes and habits.
habits. Significant
effort and resources required by the process of reduction of the explosives and ammunition.
On the other hand, increased activity of radical movements and the associated terrorismterrorismterror today.
Recently, in the professional forums stresses the need to exchange information.
information. I believe that
your ninth meeting of creating such a the space, bring information to mutually enrich your
professional insight and personal friends meeting at the same time will be more pleasant the
course of the conference.
Ing. Milan ČELKO
National Armaments
Armaments Director
The main topics of conference
1. Lifecycle management munitions and explosives
2. Development and applied research in the field of explosives and munitions
3. Education and training
4. Disarmament processes, consequence management
Experts on conference:
doc. Ing. Peter SPILÝ, PhD. Armed Forces Academy of General Milan Rastislav
Štefánik, Liptovský Mikuláš
Ing. Juraj MRENICA, PhD., Ministry of Defence Slovak Republic
Ing. Martina CHOVANCOVÁ, PhD., Military Technical and Testing Institute
prof. Ing. Jan KUSÁK CSc., Prototypa CZ, Czech Republic
prof. Ing. Ladislav POTUŽAK, CSc., University of Defence Brno, Czech Republic
doc. Ing. Peter LIPTÁK, CSc., University of Alexander Dubček, Trenčín
Ing. Štefan JANGL, PhD., University of Žilina
Ing. Martin SABO, PhD., Comenius University in Bratislava
Conference fee: 100 €
Includes administrative support, meals, snacks, interpretation transport at the
place of the event, conference proceedings (CD).
The conference fee need to be paid to account number :
VUB Bank 257 444 7054/0200
IBAN: SK71 0200 0000 0025 7444 7054
to 10.10.2013 or at the place of conference.
15th October 2013
09.00-10.00 Registration
10.00-10.30 Opening Ceremony
10.30-12.00 Lecture block
12.00-13.30 Lunch
13.30-15.00 Lecture block
15.00-15.15 Break
15.15-17.30 Lecture block
17.30-18.00 End of daily program
18.00-19.00 Free time
19.00-21.00 Dinner
Bojnice (Hungarian: Bajmóc, German: Weinitz) is a small town in central
Slovakia at the upper Nitra river, near the city of Prievidza. It has population
of 4,983 (2005). Bojnice is best known for its tourist attractions: the most
visited castle, and one of the oldest spa towns in Slovakia. The town is
situated below the Bojnice Castle.
16th October 2013
08.30-10.30 Presentations of manufacturers
10.30-10.45 Break
10.45-12.45 Lecture block
12.45-14.00 Lunch
14.00-15.30 Lecture block
15.30 End of conference
„Hotel Pod Zámkom” Bojnice, SLOVAKIA
Conference languages: Slovak, Czech, English
Organisation team:
Lt.Col. Vladimir KAVICKÝ, Ministry of Defence Slovak Republic
Lt.Col. Miroslav OLLE, National Center EOD
Jana KUKANOVA, Military Technical and Testing Institute Záhorie
Lt.Col. Vladimir KAVICKÝ
Ministry of Defence Slovak Republic
Kutuzovova 8
832 47 Bratislava
Mob. : 00421 903 824 631,
Email : [email protected]
A model application is available at
After a filling it is necessary to send email at : [email protected]
Accommodation incl. breakfast and other charges related to accommodation
will be paid at checking. Accommodation is not included in the conference
Single room - 53 €
Double room occupied by 1 person – 57 €
Double room occupied by 2 persons – 80 € (Each person – 40 €)
Breakfast – 6 €
A lot of information:
POC for Accommodation
Mrs. Silvia Havlikova, Mrs. Miriam Kotriková
Hurbanovo námestie 2
97201 Bojnice
Tel.: 00421-46-5185 100 (00421-46-5185 300)
Fax: 00421-46-5402 582
E-mail: [email protected] [email protected]

9th Pyrotechnic conference with international participation