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"Delivering Tools for Mobility & Regional Connectivity"

Across the African continent, the end of the pandemic has witnessed a surge in road construction projects which are expected to boost regional integration by reducing transit times, facilitating trade and cross-border movement of people, opening up access to tourism, and stimulating the economy.

Against this backdrop, achieving Africa’s regional connectivity vision remains hinged on delivering climate-resilient transportation corridors, achieving efficiency gains through improved procurement, financing and contract management, and ensuring a higher level of service and safety to all road users.

The 3rd IRF Africa Regional Congress & Exhibition pursues the objective of exploring a range of policies and mechanisms aimed at offering policy makers practical options to ensure road & transportation program continue supporting the region’s sustainable development goals and socio-economic objectives.

Conference Objectives

  • Adopting a long-term highway funding & procurement framework for the continent
  • Implementing “Vision Zero” Traffic Injuries on African Roads
  • Introducing World-Class Traffic Engineering Solutions in a Region on the Move
  • Enhancing the Quality of the Road Network through Durable Pavement Design, Weather-Resilient Infrastructure & Preventive Asset Management Strategies
  • Maximizing the Potential of Road User Charging

National Host Agencies & Knowledge Partners

  • Ministry of Roads & Highways
  • Ministry of Transport
  • Ministry of Railways Development
  • Ghana Institution of Engineering
  • Transport Research And Education Center Kumasi (TRECK), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST),

Who Should Attend 

  • African Road Agencies & Road Maintenance Funds
  • Construction Contractors, Engineers & Managers
  • Equipment Manufacturers, Suppliers and Distributors
  • Design Consultants, Engineers & Managers
  • Engineering Services Professionals
  • Transport Research Institutes
  • University Researchers, Professors & Students
  • Civil Society representatives, including road safety campaigners
  • International Development Specialists & Financing Institutions

The Scientific & Technical Committee of IRF has selected 6 tracks for inclusion in the international call for abstracts & presentations. Abstracts shall be written in English and should not exceed 250 words.

  • Road Financing & Procurement Strategies
  • Transport Infrastructure Asset Management
  • Green & Resilient Road Materials
  • Improving the Safety of All Roads Users
  • Solutions for Low Volume Roads
  • Urban Congestion Mitigation Strategies & Solutions

Abstract Deadline: February 15, 2023

Submit your Abstract & Presentations

Technology Showcase

Exhibition booth (3x2) only: 2,500 USD (limited availability)

Sales enquiries:

Ghana:
Ing. Dr. Patrick Amoah Bekoe, Africa Regional Manager, pbekoe@irf.global +233 26 843 0889

International:
Brendan Halleman, Vice President,
bhalleman@irf.global

Place your company’s brand, products and services at center stage during this high-level industry event. With an exhibit or sponsorship package you can build greater market awareness by increasing your exposure in front of top decision makers, government officials and buyers who are directly involved with road and transport infrastructure industry programs

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NUMBER OF REGISTRATIONS 542
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Accra International Conference Centre

Address: Castle Rd, Accra, Ghana
Phone: +233 24 445 2852

More Information

Brendan Halleman & Patrick Bekoe

+1 703 535 1001

africa@irf.global

International Road Federation

Details

Start:
April 25
End:
April 28
Venue:
Accra International Conference Centre
Address:
Castle Rd, Accra, Ghana
Accra, Ghana

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Cost:
GHANA DELEGATES:

Ghana Delegates (public & academic sectors): 2,000 GHS

Ghana Delegates (all other delegates): 2,500 GHS

Ghana Students:1,200 GHS (upon justification)

OTHERS:

Sub-Saharan Africa Delegates: 400 USD

IRF Members: 550 USD

Others: 750 USD

Workshop:
100 USD/1,200 GHS (access to the workshops only)
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Organizer:
Brendan Halleman
Phone:
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