Our top events in 2019

The dates of key events organized by the PKD in 2019 have already been fixed. We will continue with popular Road Fora in the regions, as well as organize seminars and expert colloquia aimed at knowledge transfer.

22-24 January 2019. Wroclaw: Lower Silesian Road Forum.

The main themes are: construction and effective and safe operation of tunnels, prevention and elimination of mining damage in road engineering, geological recognition in the preparation of investments.

7-9 April 2019 Sopot: 4th Pomeranian Road Forum/ Polish-Nordic Road Forum

Conference traditionally devoted to systems and detailed solutions of road network management, road maintenance and road safety.

4-6 June 2019 Katowice: 7th International Conference "Silesian Road Industry Forum"

This edition of the conference, which has the character of exchanging experience by experts from Poland, Germany and other countries, will focus on the problems of traffic noise, surface technologies and traffic engineering. Also, motorcycle safety issues will appear again.

22-24 September 2019. Mikołajki 6th Warmian@Masurian Road Forum

Conference on issues of sustainable development of the road network, including the use of Asset Management tools and innovations in road engineering.

In addition to these events, well-established in the road circles, next year will also abound in important activities on the international arena. The most important of them will be the World Road Congress held every four years. The Congress will be held on October 6-10, 2019 in Abu Dhabi. The Polish Road Congress - being the PIARC National Committee - will have its representatives there.

The main task of the national committee is to spread technical knowledge and to be instrumental in the international exchange of experience in the field of roads and road transport. The expert colloquia organized by the PKD serve this purpose. Next year, several such meetings will take place, their dates and detailed thematic scope will be published after approval by the Technical Committees operating within the association.

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October 11th World Road Day

On October 11, the World Road Day is celebrated. It was proclaimed to commemorate the opening of the first World Road Congress in Paris on this day in 1908.

Polish Road Congress president Zbigniew Kotlarek (left) and the chairman of the Slovakian Road Society Jan Sedivy jointly open the conference in Lipowa

Roads connect friends

From October 3rd to 5th Polish Road Congress hosted a conference of road administrations of the bordering regions of Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The event will be repeated next year.

European Road Conference in Dubrovnik

"Corridors for Shared Prosperity" is the title of the European Road Conference, which will take place on October 20-22 in Dubrovnik (Croatia). Registration for the event is still open!