International Road Safety & Innovation Forum has ended
Tuesday, March 27

9:00am PDT

Registrations & Tabletop Exhibition
Tuesday March 27, 2018 9:00am - 9:30am PDT
Conference hall

9:30am PDT

KEYNOTE ADDRESSES: Road Safety in Europe, Time for Results
Keynote addresses by European Commission, Bulgarian representative, International Road Federation and European Union Road Federation

Tuesday March 27, 2018 9:30am - 10:00am PDT
Conference hall

9:45am PDT

HOST SESSION: Investing in Road Safety to Achieve Vision Zero
 In 2018, Bulgaria will launch a nationwide road tolling scheme to increase the revenues of the road sector in order to finance activities related to the maintenance, modernization and safety improvement of the national road network.

Moderated and introduced by Nikolay Ivanov, Chairman of the Board, Bulgarian Branch Association Road Safety

  • Aleksi Kesyakov, State-Public Consultative Commission on Road Safety
  • Vesselin Davidov, Road Infrastructure Agency
  • Tom Antonissen, International Road Federation

Tuesday March 27, 2018 9:45am - 10:30am PDT
Conference hall

11:00am PDT

FIRST PANEL: Better Data for Better Road Safety Outcomes
This panel will explore the wide array of relevant road, road user, and vehicle data and evaluation methodologies to improve the understanding of road safety and prioritize road-based treatments.

Moderated & introduced by Brendan Halleman, Vice-President, IRF


• Boyko Ranovski, Chief Directorate National Police
• Joseph Marra, GD Tech
• Nassime Azadeh, Immergis
• Tobias N. Rosenberg, PTC Technology Ltd.
• Olivera Djordjevic, EuroRAP

Tuesday March 27, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm PDT
Conference hall

12:30pm PDT

Lunch Break
Tuesday March 27, 2018 12:30pm - 1:30pm PDT
Exhibition Area

1:30pm PDT

SECOND PANEL: Safe & Smart Streets
Streets that are being designed and built today will serve an increasingly diversified range of vehicles and users. This panel explores the technological enablers to ensure emerging mobility services are delivered safely and sustainably.  

 Moderated & introduced by Dr. William Sowell, Chairman, IRF Committee on ITS

• Rik Nuyttens, 3M
• Harald Mosböck, Swarco
• Philip Wijers, Sensys Gatso Group

Tuesday March 27, 2018 1:30pm - 3:00pm PDT
Conference hall

3:00pm PDT

Coffee Break
Tuesday March 27, 2018 3:00pm - 3:30pm PDT
Exhibition Area

3:30pm PDT

THIRD PANEL: Proven Solutions in Roadside Safety
Roadsides will continue to remain a critical element of road safety. This panel will encourage practitioner-led exchanges on items used to create forgiving roads as recommended in the Safe System Approach. 

Moderated & introduced by Concetta Durso, ERF

• Carolien Willems, SafetyProduct
• Phil Bigley, Trinity
• Marten Hiekmann, Pass+Co
• Herwin Weelink, JV SPIE
• Eric Rousseau, Tertu

Tuesday March 27, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm PDT
Conference hall

5:00pm PDT