XXVth World Road Congress

The XXVth World Road Congress was held at the COEX Convention Center in Seoul, Korea from November 2 to 6, 2015.

The congress was organized in close cooperation between the World Road Association, responsible for the content and development of the programme, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of Korea, the Korea Expressway Corporation, the Korea Road & Transportation Association and the PIARC Korean National Committee.

XXVth World Road Congress Seoul 2015: a great success

2015 World Road Congress Logo - World Road Association

The XXVth World Road Congress was held in Seoul (South Korea) from 2 to 6 November 2015, gathering 2 700 delegates and approximately 200 exhibitors. The Congress highlights and the General Report are presented in the Routes/Roads issue of April and October 2016. The Congress final proceedings are available in DVD format.

Roads and mobility - Creating new value from transport!

This XXVth edition adds to the event's rich history with the introduction of research results and best practices covering all areas of road transportation.

The motto of this congress was "Roads and mobility - Creating new value from transport". The various stake-holders from the public and private sectors from all around the world had gathered together to present and discuss advanced approaches and solutions and share countries experience.

Message from the Secretary General of the United Nations

Message from Ban Ki Moon - World Road Association

25th World Road Congress - Highlights

Main figures of the Congress

General Report of the Congress

M. Chang-ho LEE - XXV World Road Congress Seoul 2015 General Report

Chang-ho LEE

The General Report of the XXV World Road Congress has been prepared under the supervision of the Strategic Planning Commission of the World Road Association (PIARC), which was responsible for reviewing the drafts.

This General Report has been written by Chang-ho LEE (Korea Expressway Corporation, KEC), with contributions from Kyung-soo YOO (Korea Organizing Committee, KOC), Suk-kee HONG (KEC), Won-tae KIM (KEC), Jeong-hee KIM (KOC), as well as from PIARC's General Secretariat, i.e. Jean-François CORTÉ, Robin SÉBILLE and Jun-sik KO, and both the Strategic Theme Coordinators and Technical Committee Chairs.

The final version was produced after taking into account remarks issued after the Congress by members of the Strategic Planning Commission, the PIARC Strategic Theme and PIARC Technical Committees.

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World Road Congress of Seoul 2015 - World Road Association