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XXVIIth World Road Congress
Proceedings of the Congress

Foresight session 06 - Game-changing trends in road project delivery

Tuesday, October 3 16:30 - 18:00
Chair: Magid ELABYAD, Senior Vice President, International Road Federation
Room: Conference Hall, 4th floor

Emerging technologies are poised to revolutionize not just how we use the roadways of the future, but also how we design and construct them. Organizations that effectively harness the power of Building Information Modeling, construction automation, and advanced decision-support tools will experience a significant transformation in their operational efficiency and financial performance. 

Designed as an interactive stakeholder roundtable, this forward-looking session explored groundbreaking trends and dissected their implications, fostering enhanced collaboration between road agencies and contractors.

  1. Introduction
  2. Presentations
  3. Conclusion
  4. Final Conclusions
  5. Organization


• Nina ELTER, Senior Advisor, International Road Federation (IRF Global)


  • Digital Roads of the Future - Vision for the transformation
    Nevena VAJDIC - Digital Roads of the Future (DRF) Senior Project Manager and  IRF Fellow (Class of 2009)
  • Executing the ordinary on a massive scale and in record time
    Patrick MCKENNA (United States) - Director, Missouri Department of Transportation


Final Conclusions


Session Organizer: Magid ELABYAD, Senior Vice President, IRF Global
Session Secretary: Nina ELTER, Senior Advisor, IRF Global