2-5 October 2018

Theme: Infrastructure


Access in road infrastructure, limited access on public roads and congestion are determining factors in efficient road haulage and delivery reliability. In reverse, road authorities are facing challenges as the impact of road haulage changes because of increasing demand, new vehicle concepts and overloading. How can a robust transport system be created?

Parallel sessions/ side events:

2 October
• Pavement and bridge loading
• Roads fostering multimodal transport
• OECD: how to keep trucks rolling? / ISWIM: dynamic weighing
• Containers on wheels
• Compliance & Enforcement

3 October
• The costs of road use by heavy vehicles
• Urban and regional vitality
• The development of road transportation vehicles in China
• Public policies in freight transport
• Intelligent access
• Connected trucking is where digitalization and automation synergize

4 October
• A dialogue between trucks & bridges
• Societal challenges of High Productivity Vehicles
• Global experiences with high productivity vehicles
• Tyre performance and durability
• Electrification and hybridization