"Don't wait for accidents to happen"



PhD. Associated Professor. Transport Research Centre Brno, Czech Republic


  • MA in Architecture and Town Planning at Technical University Brno, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich, Switzerland
  • PhD in Architecture at TU Brno, Czech Republic
  • MA in Sociology at Charles University Prague and Brno Masaryk-UJEP University
  • PhD in Urban Sociology at Masaryk University Brno
  • Postgraduate studies in UNI and UNEP Dresden, Germany, AMBERTON SHAW Glasgow, UK, LISI St. Petersburg, Russia and DTH Lyngby, Denmark

Professional activities

  • Associated Professor of Urban Design, Faculty of Architecture, Technical University Brno,
  • Visiting Professor, Faculty of Architecture and Planning, University of Central England Birmingham, UK

International cooperation

  • National Representative in AESOP Organisation (Association of European Schools of Planning 1994-2001),
  • National Representative in AKTION (a common project in the field of science and education funded by the Austrian and Czech governments 1996-2001)
  • Member of ICTCT – International Co-operation on Theories and Concepts in Traffic Safety (2001-)


  • Member of the National council for housing (2002-)
  • Member of the Institute of Architects, Member of the Association for Urban Planning and Urban Design in the Czech Republic, Member of the Masaryk Czech Sociological Society

Recent publications

  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: Urban Structure and the present-day mobility requirements, proceedings STELLA workshop in Brussels, page11-21 sborníku STELLA, Brussels, 2004
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: Acceptance Of Czech Drivers Towards ADAS, conference centre of excellence HUMANIST, Lisbon, Portugal, section F, Design Guidelines, Use Acceptance and Impact of ITS, June 2004, sborník na internet
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: Urban Form and Structure of Czech Cities and Growing Mobility, conference Winds of Societal Change: Remaking Post communist Cities, Ralph and Ruth Fischer Forum, sborník University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA, strana 281-294 sborníku, June 2004
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: ASI PROJECT – Asses Implementation in the frame of the Cities of Tomorrow, congress AESOP, Metropolitan Planning and Environmental Issues, Sustainable cities and Transport, Grenoble, Université Pierre Mendes, France, 1.- 4. July 2004,
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: Two Paradigms – Urban Design and Urban Planning, Alfa Spectra – Planning Studies, Central European Journal of Architecture and Planning FA STU, Centre of Excellence, Bratislava, Slovakia, No 1, 2004
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: Mobility management, 7. Mezinárodní konference a výstava: Dopravní technologie k udržitelnému rozvoji, pořádá Technologické centrum Akademie věd ČR a ministerstvo životního prostředí ČR, hotel Thermal, Karlovy Vary, 15.-17. 9. 2004, strana 45-51 sborníku
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: Sustainable Urban Form and Structure of Czech Cities, The 6-th International conference „Traffic Safety Management for Big Cities“, Saint-Petersburg, Russia, September 14-15, 2004,
  • SCHMEIDLER, K., HANZLIKOVA I.: Roles, Effects and Acceptance of Advanced Assistance Systems. 3rd Conference: On Safe Roads in the XXI. Century, World Road Association, ERTICO a MAUT V Congress Park Hotel Flamengo, Budapest, Hungary,
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: Behaviour and Attitudes related to ADAS, 17th International ICTCT Workshop: Cost – effective solutions for improving road safety in rural areas. Integrating the 4Es: education, enforcement, engineering and electronics. University of Tartu, Archimedes Foundation, Tartu, Estonia
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: Sustainable Growth, Land Use and Growing Mobility in Czech Cities, Alfa Spectra – Planning Studies, Central European Journal of Architecture and Planning FA STU, Centre of Excellence, Bratislava, Slovakia, No: 2, 2004
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: The Impact of Growing Urban Traffic in the Czech Republic on the Urban Living Conditions, 2nd International T2M conference on the History of Transport, Traffic and Mobility, University of Michigan, Dearborn, USA, 4. – 7. 11. 2004
  • SCHMEIDLER, K.: Growing mobility and Land Use in the Czech Republic, Vědecká conference university Namur, Belgium: Changing behaviour towards a more sustainable transport system, WATCH COST Action 355, December 1st- 3rd 2004
  • SCHMEIDLER K., HANZLÍKOVÁ I., WEINBERGER J.: Zlyhanie ludského činitela v cestnej doprave, HORIZONTY DOPRAVY No. 4, strana 20-23, 2004, Zilina, Slovakia

Publications at ICTCT workshops

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