05 - 07 April, 2020 | Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE

The only city infrastructure show bringing together global visionaries, city planners and key stakeholders working on major infrastructure projects 

Nadeem Shakir

Technical Director & Head of Transport Planning AURECON

Broad range of experience in transport master planning and project leadership across the traffic & transportation planning field. Expertise includes planning for urban transportation projects, travel demand modelling, traffic impact studies, transport policies, public transport planning, smart city planning, sustainable planning etc.

Roads, Bridges & Highways Forum Day One: Monday, 6 April 2020

Monday, April 6th, 2020

10:45 AM KEYNOTE PANEL: Understanding the fundamentals underpinning the planning and design of roadways and bridges

Topics to be covered:
  • Regional challenges in road construction in order to avoid future mistakes and avoidable costs
  • Why considerable attention to the design of the pavement is required at the preliminary design phases?
  • How to design and plan the road construction in an economical manner so that residents, traffic and pedestrians are not unduly disrupted in the process?
  • Are the environmentally-sensitive decisions being employed throughout the concept and development phases of a road project?
  • Starting from the earliest design and planning stages, how can you look for ways to generate savings, create value, and reduce costs for your road project?