SWARCO Workshop at TRB ISFO Vienna

From 26 to 30 June 2023, the 4th TRB International Symposium on Freeway and Tollway Operations (ISFO) will take place in Vienna under the motto "Innovation Advances Towards the Future of Managing Traffic".

A unique event beyond classic traffic management

The challenges lying before us show the need to team up with other international platforms worldwide and to look beyond traditional traffic management. Climate change needs to be addressed now! Innovative solutions and building blocks like digital transport infrastrucuture, micro mobility or drones can open new paths for a sustainable, future-proof traffic management. 

This 4th International Symposium on Freeway and Tollway Operations will provide a platform for managers, traffic engineers, practitioners, and researchers to discuss and share their experiences with “The Future of Managing Traffic”. Industry leaders and specialists from around the globe are invited and will lead discussions on the challenges, research needs, and innovative approaches to collaborate with other agencies and service providers to improve how they actively manage and control traffic on the surface transportation system.

Plenary Session 2

As an event sponsor, SWARCO will appear in Plenary Session 2 on 27 June at 9:45 themed "Visioning Traffic Management's Future". SWARCO CEO Michael Schuch will be among the panellists in this session moderated by IRF Director General Susanna Zammataro.

Afternoon workshop

In the afternoon of the same day (15:30 - 17:30), SWARCO offers its own workshop related to infrastructure and its needs and suitability for Automated Driving. Interested stakeholders who want to attend this workshop must be registered for the TRB ISFO conference.

Workshop profile

The SWARCO workshop at the TRB ISFO conference in Vienna 2023 offers an unique platform for experts and stakeholders to delve into the crucial topic of preparing and classifying road infrastructure for the seamless integration of automated driving technologies. With a focus on the classification of infrastructure supporting wide-scale deployment of solutions, this workshop brings together thought leaders, industry pioneers, and policymakers to explore the challenges and opportunities associated with the transformation of road networks. Through engaging keynote speeches, collaborative working sessions, and insightful discussions, participants will navigate the intricacies of infrastructure readiness, data management, safety considerations, and policy frameworks, aiming to shape a future where automated driving thrives within a harmoniously adapted road infrastructure. This workshop promises to inspire innovative approaches, foster knowledge exchange, and establish potential pathways for follow-up actions, all aimed at revolutionizing transportation systems and paving the way towards a safer and more efficient era of automated driving.

For organizational purposes, we kindly ask the conference delegates to utter their interest in the SWARCO workshop by email to richard.neumann@swarco.com .