The Congress Opening Ceremony shall be held in Hall B of the Exhibition and Convention Centre AMBEREXPO in Gdańsk.
The cocktail party will be held on February 20th, at 7:30 p.m., at the European Solidarity Centre in Gdańsk.
SNOW PLOUGH COMPETITION
On February 22nd, 2018 the drivers from all over the world will participate in snowplough competition organised within the XVth International Winter Road Congress at the Energa Gdansk Stadium. The competition will constitute of possibly the fastest and with no mistakes 1 kilometre loop ride along with passing different obstacles. The ride will include a slalom between the cones, fast approach to the sliding plate and moving the object to the designated place.
There will be 20 contestants competing and registered by the PIARC member countries. There will be 2 identical DAF vehicles moving simultaneously at the loop few minutes apart from each other. The estimated loop time for 1 participant is 6-7 minutes. During the performance evaluation the jury will take into account practical skills (70% of the assessment), loop time (20%) and checking the condition of the vehicle (10%).
The Gala Dinner shall be held in Hall C of the Exhibition and Convention Centre AMBEREXPO in Gdańsk.
The Congress Closing Ceremony shall be held in Hall B of the Exhibition and Convention Centre AMBEREXPO in Gdańsk.