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Professor at Air Transport Department
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Experience

2000-presentExpert – Evaluateur of research proposals and projects of the EU frame programmes, reference Nr: EE9981A15353 
2000-2011Member of the European Air Navigation Planning Group, EANPG Programme Coordinating Group (COG), the COG ATM Training Task Force (COG ATM TNG TF) 
1998-presentProfessor, Air Transport Department, ŽUŽ 
1998-2012Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer of the Letové prevádzkové služby Slovenskej republiky, š. p., Bratislava 
1998-2004Member of the Safety Assessment Methodology Task Force, EATCHIP/EATMP, EUROCONTROL, Brussels 
1997-2002Member of the Safety Group, EATCHIP/EATMP, EUROCONTROL, Brussels 
1996-1997Member of the WGS - 84 Implementation Group, EATCHIP, EUROCONTROL, Brussels 
1994-2011Member of the Human Resources Team, EATCHIP/EATMP, EUROCONTROL, Brussels 
1993-1998Liaison officer (working level) in the European Air Traffic Control Harmonisation and Integration Programme (EATCHIP), EUROCONTROL, Brussels 
1990-1991Vice-dean for research and development of the Faculty of Operation and Economics of Transport and Communications, VŠDS 
1990-1991Member of the Scientific board of the Faculty of Operation and Economics of Transport and Communications 
1990-1991Member of the Scientific board of Faculty of Management Science & Informatics 
1986-1989Member of the Scientific Committee VTR-IX-9 for research and implementation of ATC automatic system for the Comecon countries 
1985-1998Assist. professor, Katedra leteckej dopravy, VŠDS/ŽUŽ 
1975-presentFlight instructor of professional pilots, Katedra leteckej dopravy, VŠDS/ŽUŽ 
1971-1985Senior lecturer, Katedra leteckej dopravy, VŠDS 
1970-1971Lecturer, VŠD Žilina 

Education

CSc., 1979, Faculty of Operation and Economics of Transport and Communications, VŠDS
Ing., 1970, VŠD in Žilina

Language skills

English – fluently

Other skills

commercial pilot, 5,000 hours, instructor

Current research activities

Principal investigator of 6 grant projects granted by the Scientific grant agency of the Ministry of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, concerning air traffic control harmonisation and integration (years 1993 – 2006).
Researcher in the VTP No. AV/819/2002, "Technológie a služby inteligentnej dopravy v podmienkach SR", years 2002 – 2005.
Subcontractor in the EC project, under the 5th frame programme "The definition and management of a master plan for ATM validation" (MAEVA), Key Action "Sustainable mobility and intermodality" of the Thematic Programme "Competitive and Sustainable Growth, 2000 – 2002.
Researcher in "Advanced Safe Separation Technologies and AlgoRithms", (ASSTAR), the 6th European framework programme, Thematic Priority 1.4 Aeronautics and Space, Increasing the Operational Capacity and Safety, of the Air Transport System, Specific Targeted Research Project, the Second Call, Contract No. FP6-2003-AERO-1/516140, years 2005 – 2007.
Researcher in "Study on the provision of aeronautical information for the European Upper Flight Information Region". The Study was done for the European Communities in cooperation with STASYS Limited, Lenten House, 16 Lenten Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1 HG, UK and Letové prevádzkové služby Slovenskej republiky, š. p., 2003 – 2004.
Researcher in "System wide information management" (SWIM-SUIT), the 6th European framework programme, Thematic Priority 1.4 Aeronautics and Space, Specific Targeted Research Project, 2005 – 2007. 
Researcher, EUROCONTROL project "CEATS Surveillance Data Processing and Distribution Functional Hazard Assessment". The Study was done in cooperation with AustroControl GmbH and Letové prevádzkové služby Slovenskej republiky, š. p., project No: CEATS ENG INFRA SDPD DE 2.5, 2005 – 2006.
Researcher EUROCONTROL project EC EUIR Initial Impact Assessment, project No.: R0004-0003, done in cooperation with AustroControl GmbH, Letové prevádzkové služby Slovenskej republiky, štátny podnik and Skyguide, 2005. 
Researcher in "Aeronautic Study on Seamless Transport" (ASSET), the 7th European Framework Programme, Contract No. FP7-AAT-2007-RTD-1 / 211625, 2008 – 2011.
Researcher in EUROCONTROL project "Future Airport Strategies" (FAST) performed by M3S, Contract No. 08-220336-C, January 2008 – December 2008. 

Publications

Čečot, V. et al.: Dopravné nehody. EDIS, Žilinská univerzita, Žilina, 2003, co-author.
Havel K. et al.: Řízení letového provozu. NADAS, Praha, 1990, 240 pages, 151 figures, 22 tables, 10 appendices, co-author.
Civil/military co-operation in Air Traffic Management. NACC/PfP (CEAC)D(96)5, 1563-96 NATO GRAPHIQUE STUDIO, Brussels, 1996, 83 pages, co-author.
Technológie a služby inteligentnej dopravy – Žilina: Žilinská univerzita v Žiline, 2007, ISBN 978-80-8070-691-3, co-author.
Convergence and Implementation Programme, The Slovak Republic, Edition 1-1994, EUROCONTROL, Brussels, 1995, 88 pages, 7 figures, 12 tables.
Convergence and Implementation Programme, The Slovak Republic, Edition 2 – September 1996, EUROCONTROL, Brussels, 1996, 84 pages, 14 figures, 28 tables, co-author.
Convergence and Implementation Programme, The Slovak Republic, Edition 3.0 – July 1997, EUROCONTROL, Brussels, 1997, 105 pages, 19 figures, 17 tables, co-author. 
Convergence and Implementation Programme, The Slovak Republic, Edition 3.2 – May 1999, EUROCONTROL, Brussels, 1999, 140 pages, 42 figures, 19 tables, 2 appendices, co-author.
Local Convergence and Implementation Plan Document the Slovak Republic, 2000, Brussels: EUROCONTROL, 2000, 25 pages, 9 figures, 3 tables, append. A – B, co-author.
Local Convergence and Implementation Plan Document the Slovak Republic, LCIPD Level 1 and 2, 2001, Brussels: EUROCONTROL, 2001, 78 pages, 10 figures, 9 tables, append. A – E, co-author.
Local Convergence and Implementation Plan for Slovak Republic: Level 1 and 2. Years 2003-2007/Igor Urbánik... [et al.]. - [1st edition.]. - Brussels: EUROCONTROL, 2003. [Co-authors: Danihelik, Miloslav; Hrusovsky, Ivo; Ferencz, Ivan; Mihalus, Marián; Havel, Karel].
Local Convergence and Implementation Plan for Slovak Republic: Level 1 and 2. Years 2004-2008/Igor Urbánik... [et al.] - [1st edition]. – Brussels: EUROCONTROL, 2004. 37 pages + appendices. [Co-authors: Danihelik, Miloslav; Hrusovsky, Ivo; Ferencz, Ivan; Mihalus, Marián; Havel, Karel].
Local convergence and implementation plan for the Slovak Republic: Years 2005-2009/Igor Urbánik... [et al.]. - [Brussels]: EUROCONTROL, [2005]. - 41 pages, [17] pages of appendices, figures, tables [Co-authors: Danihelik, Miloslav; Hrusovsky, Ivo; Ferencz, Ivan; Mihalus, Marián; Havel, Karel].
Local convergence and implementation plan for the Slovak Republic: Years 2006-2010/Ján Buršík ... [et al.]. - [Brussels] : EUROCONTROL, [2006]. – 50 pages, [13] pages of appendices, figures, tables + 1 CD-ROM. [Co-authors: Havel, Karel; Hrušovský, Ivo; Klus, Lamprecht, Augustín; Mihalus, Marian; Salaj, Ján; Selnekovič, Ivan; Sokol, Ján; Šproch, Vojtech; Urbánik, Igor].
Local convergence and implementation plan for the Slovak Republic: Years 2006-2011/Ján Buršík... [et al.]. - [Brussels]: EUROCONTROL, [2007]. 49 pages + 1 CD-ROM [Co-authors: Havel, Karel; Hrušovský, Ivo; Klus, Lamprecht, Augustín; Mihalus, Marian; Salaj, Ján; Selnekovič, Ivan; Sokol, Ján; Šproch, Vojtech; Urbánik, Igor; Rastislav Fides].
Air Navigation System Safety Assessment Methodology, programme reference index: SAF.ET1.ST03.1000-MAN-01 [published on internet]/Safety assessment methodology task force members, Ed. 2.0 – Brussels: EUROCONTROL [2004].
Air Navigation System Safety Assessment Methodologyprogramme reference index: SAF.ET1.ST03.1000-MAN-01 [published on internet]/Safety assessment methodology task force members, Ed. 2.1 - Brussels: EUROCONTROL [2006].
Základný kurz pre personál technického zabezpečenia letových prevádzkových služieb.
Karel Havel et al. – 1st edition, Bratislava: LPS SR [2005]. 1 CD-ROM. [Co-authors: Halás, Andrej; Chomist, Richard; Mičko, Michal; Mizner, Miroslav; Tazberík, Jozef; Fesič, Vladimír; Skákalová, Eleonóra; Selnekovič, Ivan; Šesták, Marián; Švec, Milan; Zámečník, Juraj; Dúha, Ján; Jůn, František; Nedelka, Milan; Novák, Andrej; Sedláček, Bohuslav; Špánik, Pavol].