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Integrated Urban Design - Roads & Transportation Society Annual Seminar 2019

  • Date(s)
    Tuesday, 5 March 2019
  • Time(s)
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Fee

    Member Rate: €245 
    Non-Member Rate: €295 

    (Book early as we expect this seminar to sell out)

    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details.  If your preferred method of payment is by invoice / purchase order / bank transfer / other, please contact the CPD Training Team on 01-6651305, or email cpdtraining@engineersireland.ie to secure a place.

  • CPD Credit
    7 hours   C1

Seminar overview

This one-day seminar organised by the Roads and Transportation Society of Engineers Ireland will cover a range of design related topics, specific to the challenges that exist in Ireland that are critical considerations in the development and the design of urban transport projects.
 
The aim of the seminar is to outline relevant design standards and best practice for vehicular traffic, cyclists and pedestrians, in an integrated manner, with a focus on Design, Innovation and Sustainability.
 
The panel of speakers for the seminar includes professionals from leading organisations in both the public and private sector who hold a wealth of knowledge and experience in the area of road design. This CPD seminar takes place during Engineers Week and promises to be an interesting and informative day not to be missed.  
 

Who should attend?

The breadth of this year’s programme and the importance of the topics being discussed make this event relevant to everyone in Ireland who is responsible for delivering road and transportation infrastructure. From CEOs to graduates, SMEs, local authorities, designers, contractors, regulators and third sector organisations, this is the only seminar of its kind which will bring together such a diverse group of people and content that is relevant for professionals in a multidisciplinary environment. 
 
Whether you need to get up to speed with the latest legislation, update your knowledge and hear best practice or simply be inspired and learn something new, this seminar will enable you to be part of the driving force in delivering key road infrastructure in Ireland.
 
Attendance at this year’s seminar will benefit anyone working in the below areas:
 
Local authorities
Sustainability professionals 
Designers
Contractors
Regulators
Consultants
Third-sector organisations / Graduates 
 

Programme

The Design Manual for Urban Roads and Streets (DMURS) 
Speaker: Sean Mc Grath, Senior Engineer, Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown County Council  
 
Designing for the Bicycle
Speaker: Roy O'Connor, Chartered Engineer, Project Engineer, National Transport Authority (NTA)
 
Intelligent Mobility
Speaker: Renata Lajas, Senior Consultant, Arup 
 
Road Safety Audits
Speaker: Peter Monahan, Chartered Engineer & Fellow, Managing Director, PMCE Ltd.
 
Introduction to Traffic Signals from a Dublin City Council Perspective
Karen Hosie, Senior Executive Intelligent Transportation Systems Officer, Dublin City Council
 
Challenges in Implementing Detailed Design for Cyclists 
Speaker: Thomas Leonard, Chartered Engineer, Project Engineer, Roughan O'Donovan Consulting Engineers
 
The Complete Streets Concept 
Speaker: Joe Seymour, Chartered Engineer & Fellow, Director, Head of Streets (UKI), AECOM
 
(More speakers and topics to be confirmed shortly)
 

Make a Booking

5 March 2019

Terms and Conditions

Confirmation is subject to event fee being finalised. Cancellation fees calculated at 50% of the estimated total bill will be charge for confirmed bookings cancelled less than 15 working days prior to the date of the planned event. A replacement person can attend instead. Cancellations made the day prior to an event will be charged 75% of the total estimated bill. No-shows will be charged the full fee. All cancellations must be confirmed in writing by email. Engineers Ireland will not be liable for any costs in the event of a course being re-scheduled. This applies, but is not limited, to any travelling, subsistence or consequential expenses incurred by delegates.