Webinar: Procurement & Contract Management in Highway Projects

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    Public procurement can be a leveraged to deliver long term value for money, promote innovation and sustainability in the road sector. Yet, the state of road project preparation, particularly in emerging countries, reflects chronic administrative weaknesses, and underscores insufficient efforts to learn from successful procurement practices.

    Roadside & Work Zone Safety Workshop

    Ministry of Infrastructure Development, Dubai Al Nahda Street – opposite to Al Nahda Metro Station, Al Qusais, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Two critical aspects of road safety are Roadside Safety and Work Zone Safety. This training program will focus on both of these very important road safety concepts.

    Free

    PPPs in the Road Sector (APMG Certified)

    IRF Global Training Institute 500 Montgomery St # 525, Alexandria, VA 22314, Alexandria, VA, United States

    This PPP workshop will involve a detailed discussion of key success factors such as building capacity within the public and private sector, the necessary policy & legal frameworks, optimal risk sharing practices, and available tools to assess the financial viability of projects. In addition, the program will examine successful examples from both emerging and developed economies and present practices and tools that can be utilized under different country conditions.

    $3000 – $3700

    Road User Charging: Electronic Toll Collection

    IRF European Training Institute University of Zagreb, Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, Kuslanova 2, Zagreb, VA, Croatia (Local Name: Hrvatska)

    Tolling related technologies have made tremendous progress over the past decade, and today developing and implementing a nationwide solution presents fewer technological risks than was the case 10-15 years ago. Nevertheless, the Capital Expenditure and Operational Expenditure remain a significant hurdle for many road agencies.

    $3000 – $3700

    PPPs in the Road Sector

    Ministry of Infrastructure Development, Dubai Al Nahda Street – opposite to Al Nahda Metro Station, Al Qusais, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    This PPP workshop will involve a detailed discussion of key success factors such as building capacity within the public and private sector, the necessary policy & legal frameworks, optimal risk sharing practices, and available tools to assess the financial viability of projects. In addition, the program will examine successful examples from both emerging and developed economies and present practices and tools that can be utilized under different country conditions.

    $3000 – $3700

    Webinar: Improving Road Asset Management for Local Roads

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    This webinar provides an overview of the process implemented by the DfT, some results of progress that has helped transform this sector, including some examples of the work undertaken by individual Local Authorities, and discusses in detail some lessons learnt and how the underlying road asset management standards and guidance have helped play a role in improving outcomes for UK’s local road networks.

    Next Generation Traffic Management: From Vision to Deployment

    Ministry of Infrastructure Development, Dubai Al Nahda Street – opposite to Al Nahda Metro Station, Al Qusais, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    This workshop will present the current state of the art in responsive and fully adaptive traffic management solutions, and discuss pathways to fully integrated systems capable of supporting "smart city" programs.

    $3000 – $3700

    Managing Road Infrastructure Assets Workshop

    Crowne Plaza Porto Av. da Boavista 1466, 4100-114, Porto, Portugal

    This workshop will cover the principles, concepts, components, techniques and benefits of managing road infrastructure assets.

    Euro1800 – Euro3000

    Webinar: Modern Pavement Management Practices for Cities and Counties

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    Join nationally recognized pavement expert Magdy Mikhail, PhD, PE, to learn how data-driven asset management practices can help cities and counties get the best performance, longevity, and return on investment from their pavements.

    Webinar: Road Funding Policy: Time for New Revenue Collection Systems

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    This webinar will include an overview of the motivations for Road User Charging (RUC) in the age of declining revenue sources by explaining how RUC is both a major step toward direct user fees for motorists and an opportunity to examine the linkage to investment decision making, because road charging contains not only revenue data but also direct information about usage of the road network that does not exist in fuel taxation.

    Webinar: Cooperative ITS: Getting Ready to Deploy the Next Generation

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    This webinar is about how cooperative ITS is creating new opportunities to transport professionals to tackle mobility issues such as road safety, traffic congestion and energy efficiency. Thanks to wireless communication technologies, data exchange between components and actors of the road transport system, very often between vehicles (vehicle-to-vehicle or V2V) or between vehicles and infrastructure (vehicle-to-infrastructure or V2I), generate new sources of valuable and reliable information that can feed new generation of ITS services.

    Webinar: Performance-Based Reports for Low Volume Roads

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    This webinar features the method and approaches for creating a Performance-Based Report for Low Volume Roads using the available cost-effective Road Survey technology; The Roadroid Smartphone Survey System. In this Webinar, Experts from Road Maintenance and Traffic Management System share their approaches and 20+ years of experience on how to manage the Low Volume Roads focusing on Gravel and Unsealed Roads.

    Webinar: Road Safety Audits & Inspections From Concept to Implementation

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    This webinar features the method and approaches for creating a Performance-Based Report for Low Volume Roads using the available cost-effective Road Survey technology; The Roadroid Smartphone Survey System. In this Webinar, Experts from Road Maintenance and Traffic Management System share their approaches and 20+ years of experience on how to manage the Low Volume Roads focusing on Gravel and Unsealed Roads.

    Webinar: Road Scanning Innovation: Now & Future

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    Road scanning tools have significantly improved in the last 20 years with the introduction of advanced technologies like Lasers, Lidars, Accelerometers, and Stereo-Vision. These instruments allowed to speed-up the measuring campaigns and to move from qualitative to quantitative evaluation. Nevertheless, the cost of road mapping is still high, limiting the updates to larger organizations and making these technologies inaccessible to small companies and municipalities. The latest development in the field of autonomous driving (AD) could bring a significant revolution in connection with the developments of vehicle to infrastructure communication (V2I). This webinar will introduce these concepts showing state-of-the-art sensors for AD and how this revolution is already making advanced mapping tools accessible to everyone.

    Webinar: Surrogate Safety Methods to Predict Crashes and Diagnose Risk – Research and Practice

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    Surrogate indicators are an alternative or a complement to traditional safety analyses based on crash records only. This three-part webinar will deliver a complete overview of the science and applications of surrogate safety in achieving Vision Zero targets. The goal is to assist participants understand the rationale for using different surrogate risk measurements in traffic safety through recent research showing strong crash prediction power of surrogates as well as recent case studies where surrogate risk data influenced real-world engineering projects.

    Webinar: The Impact and trends of COVID-19 on connected, autonomous vehicles

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    Automotive OEMs and many mobility players have been some of the hardest hit in the automotive world due to COVID-19. This could lead to a direct long-term impact on the autonomous vehicle industry too due to the macroeconomic trends, changing consumer behaviour and regulatory developments. On one hand we see players such as Waymo, Pony.AI, Cruise suspending services and testing activities, on the other hand there are players such as Nuro that have started using its self-driving vehicles to deliver prescriptions to pharmacies. This webinar will talk about such use cases, and our analysis of how the global autonomous and connected vehicle market will evolve in the coming, post-COVID, years.

    Webinar: Management Practices for Safer Roads

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    Road traffic injuries claim 1.35 million lives each year with a disproportionate impact on health and development. They are the ninth leading cause of death across all age groups globally and the leading cause among young people aged between 15 and 29 years, costing governments approximately 3% of GDP and 5% in low- and middle-income countries.

    Webinar: Next Generation Traffic Management & Analytics

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    Mobility services are undergoing spectacular changes with the introduction and widespread use of cloud communication and connected vehicle technology. Incremental interventions on the physical and digital road networks are required to allow traffic control systems to cope with mixed vehicular traffic and optimize traffic guidance functions. This webinar will present the current state of the art in responsive and fully adaptive traffic management solutions, as well as opportunities to leverage the vast amounts of data captured by sophisticated traffic management systems

    Online Webinar Online, VA

    While the world combats the COVID-19 pandemic, infrastructure owners are still responsible for inspecting their bridges, roadways, and tunnels to report their current conditions to the Federal Government.

    Road Infrastructure Asset Management

    Hotel Barsey by Warwick 381-383, Av. Louise, 1050 Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

    This workshop will cover the principles, concepts, components, techniques and benefits of managing road infrastructure assets. The contents will be based on international practitioner handbooks as well as the hands-on experience of the course instructors. The workshop will teach the most relevant best practices as they relate to strategic asset management, tactical & technical asset management planning and operational asset management & service delivery.

    $1000 – $2000

    Construction Supervision For Road Projects

    IRF Global Training Institute 500 Montgomery St # 525, Alexandria, VA 22314, Alexandria, VA, United States +1 more

    The course will provide key methods, tools, and techniques used by best in class companies and practitioners in the construction supervision industry. The course is FIDIC focused and covers the roles and responsibilities of The Engineer, contract administration, and the dispute resolution process as prescribed by FIDIC.

    Construction Supervision For Road Projects

    Hotel Barsey by Warwick 381-383, Av. Louise, 1050 Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

    The course will provide key methods, tools, and techniques used by best in class companies and practitioners in the construction supervision industry. The course is FIDIC focused and covers the roles and responsibilities of The Engineer, contract administration, and the dispute resolution process as prescribed by FIDIC.

    Road Network Safety Management

    Courtyard Marriott Brussels AVENUE DES OLYMPIADES 6,, Brussels, Belgium

    Preventive risk assessment tools, such as road safety audits and inspections, are an effective and essential instrument to help road authorities reduce the number of crashes and casualties, because design standards alone cannot guarantee road safety in all conditions.

    $2000 – $2300