05 - 07 April, 2020
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
Nidal S. Odeh, Regional Lead- Bridges and Civil Structures - KEO INFRASTRUCTURE at KEO International Consultants

Nidal S. Odeh

Regional Lead- Bridges and Civil Structures - KEO INFRASTRUCTURE
KEO International Consultants

Conference Day Two: Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

12:30 PM Safety First! The road towards achieving Vision Zero and elimination traffic fatalities in cities

The World Health Organization (WHO) predicts that road traffic injuries will rise to become the fifth leading cause of death by 2030. The Vision Zero strategy across countries is driving the approach to minimize fatalities from road traffic accidents. It is important to understand what this means for the changes in current safety standards and protocols.

  • What are the new solutions and road safety initiatives to improve driver behaviour?
  • Are autonomous vehicles and smart mobility contributing to Vision Zero?
  • How to use analytics to identify patterns and problems
  • What new law enforcement initiatives will help to change the speeding culture

Day One Plenary Sessions: Tuesday, 16 April 2019

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

11:05 AM THE PPP DEBATE: How to embrace a PPP financing models for your project

         Identifying key challenges and opportunities in PPPs: ensuring successful collaboration among domestic and international investment vehicles
         Addressing the legal and contracting processes behind successful PPPs to promote entity cohesion
         Identifying and providing attractive financing methodologies in order to improve transport infrastructure investments
         How to engage private sector firms, such as operators, in order to improve collaboration on PPPs