XXIVth World Road Congress
Mexico City, 26-30 September 2011
In 1975, the XVth World Road Congress was held in Mexico-city. 36 years later, we are back to Mexico and Latin America.
The motto of this XXIVth edition of the World Road Congress "Roads for a better life - Mobility, sustainability and development" highlights the importance of a safe and efficient road transportation system for the benefit of the communities and economies of all countries in the world.
This congress was organized in close cooperation between the World Road Association, responsible for the content and development of the programme, the Ministry for Communications and transport of Mexico ( Secretaria de Communicaciónes y Transportes) and the Mexican Association of Road Engineers (AMICVTAC - Asociación Mexicana de Ingenería de Vías Terrestres, A. C.) in charge of the organization matters for the congress.
General Report of the Congress
The General Report was prepared by the Working Group of Mexican Organizers led by Mr. Héctor Bonilla (Mexican Transport Institute - IMT) with colleagues from IMT under the supervision of PIARC Strategic Planning Commission with the contributions of PIARC Technical Committees and General Secretariat.