16 - 17 April, 2019
ATLANTIS THE PALM, DUBAI

Nidal S. Odeh


Director
Transport & Infrastructure, Arcadis, Saudi Arabia


10:20 AM Safety First! The road towards achieving Vision Zero and elimination traffic fatalities in cities

The World Health Organization (WHO) predicts that road traffic injuries will rise to become the fifth leading cause of death by 2030. The Vision Zero strategy across countries is driving the approach to minimize fatalities from road traffic accidents. It is important to understand what this means for the changes in current safety standards and protocols.

  • What are the new solutions and road safety initiatives to improve driver behaviour?
  • Are autonomous vehicles and smart mobility contributing to Vision Zero?
  • How to use analytics to identify patterns and problems
  • What new law enforcement initiatives will help to change the speeding culture