Monday, October 30 • 09:00 - 10:30
PLS 2: Towards Zero Deaths and Serious Injuries in GCC & MENA

The incidence of road crashes in the region is rising at an alarming rate and is now the leading cause of death and serious injury among young adults. Sustained economic growth alone will not automatically deliver better road safety performance and may in fact lead to a period of increased traffic injuries. Transformational changes in the management of the road system along with ownership of the problem by multiple stakeholders are crucial to reduce road crash fatalities and injuries

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Maitha bin Adai

CEO - Traffic & Roads Agency, Dubai Roads & Transport Authority
Maitha Bin Adai is the Chief Executive Officer of The Traffic and Roads Agency at RTA, which is responsible for Conducting detailed studies to design, construct, manage, and operate an integrated traffic and roads network in addition to implementing the studies' results pertinent... Read More →
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Michael Dreznes

Executive Vice-President, IRF Global
Michael G. Dreznes assumed his current position of Executive Vice-President of the International Road Federation (IRF) in February of 2012.   Prior to accepting his position at IRF, Dreznes was Vice-President of Barrier Systems Inc. for four years.  Dreznes served as the Deputy... Read More →
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Hamed Al Esry

Oman Petroleum Development Co

Salim Refas

Islamic Development Bank

Monday October 30, 2017 09:00 - 10:30
Plenary Hall DWTC