International Road Federation

The International Road Federation is a global not-for-profit organization, headquartered in Washington, DC since 1948 and supported by regional offices throughout the world. The IRF serves a network of public and private sector members in more than 70 countries by providing world-class knowledge resources, advocacy services, and continuing education programs which together offer a global marketplace for best practices and industry solutions.

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Congresses & Conferences

3rd IRF Africa Regional Congress & Exhibition

Accra, Ghana
Apr 25 – 27, 2023

Executive Training & Online Courses

Practical Data Science for Roadway Professionals

Online Training,
Jan 31 – Feb 23, 2023

Road Safety Audits: From Concept to Results

Online Training,
Feb 6 – 16, 2023

Bridge Management & Inspection

Online Training,
Mar 6 – 16, 2023

Road Asset Management

Alexandria, USA
Apr 24 – 28, 2023

Building Climate-Resilient Roads

Alexandria, USA
May 8 – 12, 2023

Performance-Based Contracts Executive Seminar

Brussels, Belgium
May 8 – 13, 2023

Construction Supervision For Road Projects

Alexandria, USA
Jul 24 – 28, 2023

Sustainable Pavement Design

Alexandria, USA
Oct 2 – 6, 2023

Latest News

Press Release: IRF Announces Winners of 2022 Global Road Achievement Awards November 2, 2022 - IRF has announced the winners of the 2022 IRF Global Road Achievement Awards, a worldwide competition to publicize to the… ... Read More

Press Release: Eng. Abdullah Al-Mogbel Named Chairman Emeritus for Life of IRF Global November 1, 2022 - After serving 12 years as the Chairman of the International Road Federation, His Excellency Eng. Abdullah A. Al-Mogbel has been… ... Read More

Press Release: Dr. Bill Sowell Elected as Chairman of the International Road Federation (IRF Global) November 1, 2022 - The Executive Committee of the International Road Federation (IRF Global) has unanimously elected Dr. William (Bill) Sowell, MBA, PhD to… ... Read More

Press Release: Randell H. Iwasaki Named 2022 IRF “Man of the Year” November 1, 2022 - Randell H. Iwasaki P.E., M. ASCE, an internationally recognized transportation policy-maker and industry leader, has received IRF's highest individual recognition ... Read More

Industry News

Mohammed bin Rashid inaugurates AED590 million Dubai Intelligent Traffic Systems Centre at Al Barsha - His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai,… ... Read More
Management Practices for Safer Roads App launched - With the aim of contributing to advance road safety, the United Nations Institute for Training And Research (UNITAR) developed the… ... Read More
Dr. Bill Sowell leading Intertraffic Webinar 25 August 2020 - Dr. Bill Sowell, Senior Vice Chairman of the IRF and President of Argonaut International Consulting, Inc. will lead a list… ... Read More
Professorship to expand ASU pavement engineering research - IRF Member FORTA partners with Arizona State University to jointly advance stronger pavement materials that make roadways safer and more… ... Read More
RoadBotics Launches Web Event Series, Remote with RoadBotics - RoadBotics recently launched a Web Event Series, Remote with RoadBotics. The series is comprised of web-based presentations and discussions that… ... Read More

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