IRF, TPRI, and CHTS will jointly host a Congress in Chongqing, China, on 20-22 September 2015 - IRF News - IRF | International Road Federation - Better Roads, Better World

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06 July 2015
IRF, TPRI, and CHTS will jointly host a Congress in Chongqing, China, on 20-22 September 2015

The International Road Federation (IRF Geneva), the Transport Planning and Research Institute of the Ministry of Transport of China (TPRI), and China Highway and Transportation Society (CHTS) will be hosting a major conference in the beautiful city of Chongqing, China on 20-22 September 2015.

The theme of this conference is “Delivering value for money in the road sector” with a focus on Road Safety, Sustainability and Smart Management of road networks. During this conference, we will have the opportunity to discuss the importance of planning, management and innovation technology for development of safe, sustainable and efficient infrastructure. With the support of the Ministry of Transport in China, the event will gather road industry leaders from both the public and private sectors coming from China and all over the region, as well as international delegates.

The Congress will feature keynote speakers, plenary sessions and thematic sessions running in parallel on the themes of Road Safety, a key pillar in IRF activities, Environment, Management, ITS, Data Collection and Management, PPP and Road Funding. It also offers good opportunities for technology transfer and business development.

There will also be a Technical Tour on September 22nd. The bridges tour around the City of Chongqing represents a good opportunity to observe and learn from current local projects to expand your knowledge.
Unique Sponsorship Opportunities for Platinum Sponsors, Gold Sponsors, and Bronze Sponsors are also available. Should you be interested in sponsoring the event, please send an email to

You can access more information on the conference here.