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

1st IRF Mesoamerica Regional Congress

Mexico City, Mexico
Sep 3 – 5, 2018

European Road Conference

Dubrovnik, Croatia (Local Name: Hrvatska)
Oct 22 – 24, 2018

IRF Global R2T Conference

Las Vegas, USA
Nov 7 – 9, 2018

Executive Seminars

Safer Roads by Design: Engineering Solutions

Alexandria, USA
Aug 27 – 31, 2018

Performance-Based Contracts Executive Seminar

Orlando, USA
Oct 21 – 31, 2018

Safer Roads by Design: Engineering Solutions

Alexandria, USA
Dec 10 – 14, 2018

Workshops and Certified Training

Latest News

In Memoriam Manfred Swarovski: IRF Salutes Visionary Industry Leader May 15, 2018 - In Memoriam Manfred Swarovski: IRF Salutes Visionary Industry Leader

IRF Presents 2018 Global Road Safety Award to Highways England May 11, 2018 - Highways England has received IRF's prestigious annual safety accolade - known as the 'Find a Way' award

Ghana Builds Capacity in Road Resilience with IRF April 26, 2018 - 50 engineers from various Ghanaian agencies took part in a two-day training program on designing climate-resilient road networks.

Road Safety & Technology: A Shared Journey April 24, 2018 - Global casualty figures remain high. Two years from now, we will reach the end of the ‘Decade of Action’ and ... Read More

Industry News

3M to Support United Nations Road Safety Initiative - 3M has pledged support as a founding donor to a newly established United Nations Road Safety Trust Fund.
The Road Zipper has eliminated head-on collisions on the Golden Gate Bridge - Since the Road Zipper movable barrier system was installed on the Golden Gate Bridge in 2015, there have been no ... Read More
Top Royal business award for Road Safety Support International - IRF Member Road Safety Support International (RSSi) today received a prestigious Royal business award in recognition of the company’s efforts ... Read More
5th International Conference on Road and Rail Infrastructure (CETRA 2018) - Held in Zadar (Croatia) on May 17-19, 2018, CETRA 2018 aims to provide a forum for dialogue on important issues ... Read More
FETC honored at WITSA ceremony - Far Eastern Electronic Toll Collection Co won the Private Sector Excellence Award at the World Information Technology And Services Alliance’s ... Read More

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