Roads for Better Living
People are the center of sustainability development. We must ensure: personal mobility remains accessible and affordable, as part of the mobility mix of any city; Roads play an important roles of connectivity of transportation networks and better logistic service and economic and rural development. However, road development should also ensure the quality of life, culture, heritage and health of our society.
The technical sessions in this conference have been formulated to discuss about the problem, challenges, and alternative solutions. Come and be informed on the required quality road infrastructure of the future.
T-1. Road Safety and Smart Transport System
Policy issues for supporting decade of action for road safety 2011-2020; road safety system approach;
better safety data for better safety outcome; smart transport technology for improving road safety;
policy, social and institutional ITS issues; mobility models and vehicular traffic models,
driving behavior models and analytical and simulation modeling for implementing smart transport technology;
T-2. Green Construction and Sustainable Environment
Adaptation of road pavements to climate change; innovation in construction and maintenance;
the use of marginal local materials for roads and bridges; roads to support sustainable environment development;
environment consideration in road projects evaluation to ensure quality of life; protecting culture and heritage of
the society, and climate resilient road standards for climate change adaptation.
T-3. Road Development to Support Regional Growth
Road and urban/regional development; keeping cities moving and pro public transportation for personal mobility;
improve traffic and mobility; efficiency logistics supply chain;
design of transport systems and development of urban infrastructures.
T-4. Road financing scheme
Managing project financing for sustainable road development,
sustainable project delivery system and public and private partnership issues.
T-5. Other topics related to road development
The above topics are not exhausted.
Other topics related to road development are welcome, e.g. disaster management,
development and evolution toward better living.