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Wednesday, November 7 • 9:45am - 11:15am
Opening Executive Panel: Understanding the Drivers of Innovation in the Road & Transport Sector

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Delivery processes are evolving at a pace never seen before in the history of the road and transport sector. From innovations in materials, such as self-healing concrete and rubberized asphalt, to advances in construction equipment automation, and the dawn of the connected and automated vehicle, the industry is on the verge of a new era. This panel will bring together leading experts and thought leaders to discuss how the road industry can better incorporate innovation and technology to enhanced productivity gains.

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Shelley Row, P.E., CSP

Leadership Consultant, Shelley Row Associates
Shelley Row is a recognized expert in transportation programs, management, and ITS. Ms. Row is widely-known within the transportation community for her leadership, vision and organizational skills as well as for her interpersonal communication and public speaking skills. She founded... Read More →

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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 →

Steven Curtis

Operations Manager, Bechtel
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Rudy Malfabon

Director, Nevada DOT
Rudy Malfabon was appointed to the position of Director of the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) in September 2012. He has worked over thirty years for NDOT, starting his career in the field of construction. He previously held the position of Deputy Director for Southern... Read More →
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Susan Martinovich

Highway/Bridge Director for North America, Jacobs
Ms. Martinovich serves as the Director of CH2M’s Transportation Business Group’s National Highway/Bridge Market.   She has been with the firm for 6 years.  One of her duties in this role is to foster the development of new technologies and services to understand and meet clients... Read More →
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Kristina Swallow

ASCE President 2018, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
Kristina Swallow is the current president of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Kristina is a civil engineering leader with more than 20 years of professional practice in water resources, transportation, and land development. Among her many past roles, she served as Region... Read More →
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Bud Wright

Executive Director, AASHTO
Bud Wright is the Executive Director of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), a non-profit, non-partisan association that supports and represents the interests and missions of state DOTs. He has experience in both the private sector and as... Read More →

Wednesday November 7, 2018 9:45am - 11:15am PST
Cohiba 3-5 Tropicana Las Vegas