XXVIth World Road Congress

The XXVIth World Road Congress will be held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, from 6 to 10 October 2019.

This Congress will focus on "Connecting Cultures - Enabling Economies".

With more than 1,200 international experts, leaders in the field of transport and active in the 22 Committees of PIARC, the World Road Congress offers a unique program where all modes of transport are represented.

ABU DHABI 2019

"Connecting Cultures - Enabling Economies"

The event will host 150 presentations with more than 50 workshops and sessions. This event will bring together many ministers and deputy ministers from the 121-member countries and more than 5,000 delegates from more than 100 countries, with a total of more than 8,000 participants. The Congress will be accompanied by a large exhibition with nearly 200 exhibitors and nearly 20,000 visitors. It will be part of the already long history of World Road Congress, begun in 1908 in Paris.

This PIARC Congress will be a unique opportunity to present numerous technical results and best practices in all areas related to road and road transport. It is aimed at all stakeholders from around the world, from both the public and private sectors, who can meet to present and discuss new approaches and solutions and share their experiences.

Detailed description of the Congress topics, download the pdf file!

Deadline Extension for the call for papers!

Submit your abstract before 30th September 2018 and contribute to the next PIARC World Road Congress.

Are you a road or transport expert ? Join PIARC in Abu Dhabi in October 2019 for this exciting event!

PIARC is calling for individual contributions on 41 selected topics in order to contribute to its next World Road Congress. All road and transport experts are invited to submit an abstract.

Papers will be reviewed by PIARC Technical Committees and Task Forces. Papers that are accepted will be published in the Congress proceedings and will provide input into the Congress sessions. All authors of accepted papers will present their work and results at interactive poster sessions. Some outstanding contributions will be selected for an oral presentation during the Congress.

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 30 September 2018

Join this exciting event in Abu Dhabi!

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