720 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605
$159 per night (conference rate available from 6/3/2022 to 6/14/2022)
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June 7, 2022 — June 10, 2022
Pavement Management: Paving the Way to Asset Management
The conference sessions will be organized around the following sub-themes.
- Improving Quality
- Making it Work
- What’s New?
- Airport Pavement Management
- A Life Cycle Approach
- The Road to Innovation
- Sustainability and Reliability
- Distress Data Collection
- Local Agency Pavement Management
Carlos M. Braceras, P.E.,Executive Director, Utah Department of Transportation
Utah Governor Gary Herbert appointed Carlos Braceras to serve as Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) executive director on May 6, 2013. Former UDOT Executive Director John Njord appointed Braceras to deputy director in May 2001. At the time, he was the director of UDOT’s Region 3.
Braceras also worked on the Legacy Parkway/I-15 North Project, where he was responsible for development of the environmental documents, design–build contracts, and construction of both facilities. In 1998, he was named “State of Utah Governor’s Manager of the Year” and received the “UDOT Leader of the Year” award.
Braceras received a Bachelor’s degree in geology from the University of Vermont and a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Utah.
He currently serves as chair of the AASHTO Design Subcommittee, chair of the Center for Environmental Excellence Advisory Board, chair of the TRB Executive Committee, member of the board of directors and past president of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, member of the board of directors and past president of the Western Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, past chair of ITS America, and past chair of RUC West.
Dr Kieran Feighan, Managing Director, PMS Pavement Management Services Ltd.
Dr. Kieran Feighan is a graduate of NUI Galway in Ireland and Purdue University, Indiana. He is a Chartered Engineer, a Fellow of Engineers Ireland, a Fellow of the Irish Academy of Engineering, and a Member of ASCE. Feighan has lectured for many years to undergraduate and postgraduate engineering and business students in the three leading Irish Universities. He is recognized through his work, professional activities, and publications as a leading international expert in the areas of pavement evaluation, pavement management and asset management of road networks. Feighan held the office of President of Engineers Ireland in 2017/18.
Feighan has acted as specialist technical advisor in the pavements area for a number of public bodies in Ireland including Transport Infrastructure Ireland, the Department of Transport, Dublin Airport Authority, Office of Public Works, Commission for Aviation Regulation, and the Department of Defence. He has been directly involved and responsible for the design of new pavements and rehabilitated pavements on hundreds of pavement projects covering roads, airports, ports and industrial flooring projects in Ireland, United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, and North America.
CONFERENCE PRELIMINARY PROGRAM
|Day 1 (6/7/2022)||Day 2 (6/8/2022)||Day 3 (6/9/2022)||Day 4 (6/10/2022)|
|Concurrent sessions||Concurrent sessions||Optional activities|
|EVENING||Reception and Poster session||Gala dinner|
CONFERENCE SPONSORSHIPS AND EXHIBIT SPACE
The 11th ICMPA in 2022 will have multiple levels of sponsorship opportunities and exhibit space available. Interested parties please contact Omar Smadi, email@example.com
POOLED FUND FOR STATE AND LOCAL TRANSPORTATION AGENCIES
The Iowa DOT is organizing a pooled fund study for the state and local transportation agencies. Please visit the pooled fund site for additional information.