ITS in Road Network Operation

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), 14-16 August 2006

The PIARC "ITS in Road Network Operation" Seminar was organized by the PIARC Technical Committee (TC) 1.4 in cooperation with the Ministry of Work Malaysia, Public Work Department Malaysia, Malaysian Highway Authority, Institute of Highways and Transportation, Road Engineering Association of Malaysia (Malaysian Branch)and PLUS Expressway Berhad.

More than 450 persons involved in the transportation industry participated in this seminar.

Seminar proceedings

 

OPENING SESSION

 Welcome address by PIARC First Delegate of Malaysia Dato' Prof. Ir. Dr. Wahid Omar, Malaysia

Powerpoint presentation

Opening Remarks by Chairman of PIARC TC 1.4 Dr. John C Miles, United Kingdom

Powerpoint presentation

Official Opening by Minister of Works Dato' Seri S Samy Vellu, Malaysia

Powerpoint presentation

TECHNICAL SESSION 1: New Ideas for Network Operations, Chairman: Prof. Dr. Fritz Busch, Germany

Improving Traffic Management on Malaysia Tolled Highway using Intelligent Traffic System (ITS), Abu Bakar Hashim, Malaysia

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

Development of an Internet Protocol Based Infrastrucutre for Traffic Management, Simon Jones, United Kingdom

Paper

Recent progress of R&D on the next generation ITS in Japan, Setsuo Hirai, Japan

Paper

Understanding Network Performance Information provided to users, John Gaffney, Australia

Paper Powerpoint presentation

The Benefits of Regional Collaboration in Managing Network Transportation Operations, Wayne Berman, United States of America

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

TECHNICAL SESSION 2: Information Management and the Public Interest, Chairman: Robert Cone, United Kingdom

Intelligent Transport System (ITS) at the PLUS Expressway - Pilot implementation, Ir. Azman Masbah, Malaysia

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

Cooperation in Traffic Management and Traffic Information, Hans-Joachim Schade, Germany

PaperPowerpoint presentation

Safe-Following Distance based on the Car-Following Model, Dr. Ponlathep Lertworawanich, Japan

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

Development of Integrated Incident Management System, Dr. Doohe Nam, Australia

 Paper; Powerpoint presentation

WORKSHOP: Evaluation of ITS Projects, Patty Del Pozo, United States of America

Powerpoint presentation

TECHNICAL SESSION 3: Appropriate use of ITS for an Integrated Transport System, Chairman: Martial Chevreuil, France

Managing the Kuala Lumpur Road Network with the Integrated Transport Information System, Ir. Mahfix Omar, Malaysia

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

Evaluating ITS in the Network Operation Context, Tsuneo Kato, Japan

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

Estimating Real-Time Urban Traffic States in VISUM Online, Dr. Gerhard Ploss, Germany

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

Innovative Concepts and new Technologies for Regional Multi-Jurisdictional Integrated Traffic Management, Joseph Lam, Canada

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

TECHNICAL SESSION 4: Challenges in implementing ITS, Chairman: John Erceg, Australia

Overview of ITS Development in Malaysia, Ir. Md. Amir Kasim, Malaysia

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

Integrated Management of Malaysian Road Network Operations through ITS-Issues, Potential and Challenges, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Moazzem Hossain, Malaysia

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

Overview of ITS Development in Indonesia

 

ITS Development Strategy based on Pilot Project in Developing countries-Karaj-Tehran Corridor, an Iranian example, Martial Chevreuil, France

Powerpoint presentation

ITS of Stormwater Management And Road Tunnel (SMART), Looi Hong Weei, Malaysia

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

FORUM: ETC: Experience and Lessons learned, Chairman: Dr: John C Miles, United Kingdom

Electronic Toll Collection - Approaches, Technologies and Experiences, Prof. Dr. Fritz Busch, Germany

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

ETC Development in Malaysia, Zaida Abdul Aziz/ Ir. Ismail Md. Salleh, Malaysia

Paper

The World's All-Electronic, Open Access Toll Highway - 407 Express Toll, Debbie de Grasse, Canada

Powerpoint presentation

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) System in Iranian Freeways (Case Study: Tehran - Qom Freeway), Mahmoud Saffarzadeh, Iran

Paper

Electronic Toll Collection System of Japan, Hideo Tsuji, Japan

Paper

ETC Interoperability in Europe - RCI Project, Martial Chevreuil, France

Paper; Powerpoint presentation

The Seminar