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

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

Performance-Based Contracts Executive Seminar

Orlando, USA
Oct 21 – 31, 2018

Safer Roads By Design™: Engineering Solutions

Alexandria, USA
Dec 3 – 7, 2018

Performance-Based Contracts Executive Seminar

Alexandria, USA
Mar 10 – 20, 2019

Workshops and Certified Training

PPPs in the Road Sector (APMG Certified)

Alexandria, USA
Oct 1 – 5, 2018

Managing Road Infrastructure Assets

Alexandria, USA
Oct 23 – 26, 2018

Managing Road Infrastructure Assets

Kuala Lumpur, MYS
Nov 27 – 29, 2018

PPPs in the Road Sector (APMG Certified)

Alexandria, USA
Feb 4 – 8, 2019

PPPs in the Road Sector (APMG Certified)

Amsterdam, NL
Apr 8 – 12, 2019

PPPs in the Road Sector (APMG Certified)

Alexandria, USA
Sep 16 – 20, 2019

Latest News

Join IRF Events in 2019 September 19, 2018 - From certified training workshops at our new Global Training Institute in Washington DC to international conferences held on all continents, ... Read More

A New Training Hub for Transport Professionals September 12, 2018 - The IRF Global Training Institute is our multipurpose learning facility designed to provide world-class continuing education to the global road ... Read More

IRF Delivers Safer Road Training in Kenya & Ghana August 26, 2018 - Against a backdrop of persistently high road traffic injuries affecting motorized and non-motorized road users alike, IRF’s training program focused ... Read More

Partner Events Announced at European Road Conference August 25, 2018 - Two special interest conferences held during the European Road Conference now provide delegates with opportunities to explore the conference themes ... Read More

Industry News

Transforming Taiwan’s toll roads: an interview with FETC’s Douglas Hsu and YC Chang - Taiwan was the first country in the world to shift all 926 kilometres of its freeways from flat-rate tolling to ... Read More
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

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