Tuesday, October 31 • 13:00 - 13:30
PLS 3: Common challenges, shared solutions: an agenda for GCC & Closing Ceremony

Using the main policy and scientific outputs of the IRF Middle East & North Africa Regional Congress, this session will endeavor to mobilize stakeholders of the transport system in support of a shared vision and implementation agenda for the benefit of the region’s societies and economies.

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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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H.E. Mattar Al-Tayer

Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors, Dubai Roads & Transport Authority
H.E. Mattar Al Tayer, a professional civil engineer, graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1983, and holds an Honorary Fellowship of the British Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE), 2010 He was assigned the task of leading the Roads and Transport Authority in November, 2005... Read More →
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Essam Radwan

Professor, U. Central Florida
Essam Radwan is the Interim Chair, Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering in the College ofEngineering and Computer Science at the University of Central Florida (UCF). He also serves as the Executive Director of theCenter for Advanced Transportation Systems... Read More →
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Patrick Sankey

President & CEO, IRF Global
C. Patrick Sankey is the chief executive officer of the International Road Federation and its educational foundation, the International Road Educational Foundation. He has over 25 years of management experience in organizations focusing on national and international transportation... Read More →

Tuesday October 31, 2017 13:00 - 13:30
Plenary Hall DWTC