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 

Sayed Bader Alawi

Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning, Bahrain Ministry of Works Bahrain

Supervises the construction and maintenance of the Kingdom’s road and bridge network through approved contractors. Evaluates the network capacity and is responsible for ensuring compliance with safety standards through a regular service and maintenance programme.

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?