Alexander Burrows, director of Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education (BCRRE) was a guest of RCSEE in Belgrade.
Apart from the discussion on intensifying and expanding the cooperation of the RCSEE cluster and BCRRE, on November 5th, Mr. Burrows was also a guest of Belgrade Faculty of Transport. During his visit, he presented the wide activities of BCRRE and cooperation of this university center with other international universities and private sector. The presentation was held to the professors and students of the Faculty, representatives of our cluster (Milan Vučković and Marko Radović), and the representatives of Zagreb Faculty of Transport (Doc. dr. sc. Marjana Petrović).
After the presentation, Mr. Burrows met with Dr. Nebojša Bojović, Dean of Belgrade Faculty of Transport, together with his co-workers and previously mentioned RCSEE representatives.
By the end of the year there concrete steps should be made for the future cooperation between BCRRE and Faculty of Transport through joint cooperation agreement, which will generate important joint projects of experts and students from Birmingham and Belgrade, in cooperation with the private sector in the region with the support of the RCSEE cluster.
Alex also had an opportunity to get to know the history and culture of Belgrade, and also to attend the football game between Red Star and Tottenham Hotspur in the group phase of Championship League.