Chile: International Road Infrastructure Congress HDM-4; Workshops; & HDM-4 Certified Course
The International Congress HDM-4 (The Highway Development Management: HDM-4) “Encounter of Road Infrastructure Managers” will be held: Tuesday and Wednesday, September 26-27, 2017 with additional 2 days of Workshops on Thursday and Friday, September 28-29, 2017. This 4-day event will be held at the HotelCrown Plaza Santiago, in the heart of Santiago de Chile; and is hosted by Ministry of Public Works, Road Works, and Mexican Institute of Transportation; and organized by Cement and Homrigon Institute of Chile.
HDM-4 is a management tool to support decision making in road planning, evaluation and conservation, its main field of application being the management of road networks mainly at a strategic and tactical level. The constant development of the road infrastructure and the long-term sustainability challenges require a permanent modernization that contributes to, and facilitates the work of, managing and making decisions regarding road evaluation, conservation, and development. For many years, HDM-4 has been one of the most well-known and widely used tools in the world to support decision-making in road management.
HDM-4 Congress “Encounter of Road Infrastructure Managers” is the opportunity to to bring together and to meet with users, experts and specialists in the use and application of the HDM-4 tool; receivers of HDM-4 products, results and reports; meet with decision makers, consultants, academics, and all managers of initiatives and projects of road infrastructure; and in turn have the opportunity to coincide with professionals and companies working around the road infrastructure management. It’s for professionals who consider themselves participants and managers of the development and management of the road infrastructure from the stages of pre-investment evaluation and planning, through design and construction to maintenance and operation.
International Congress HDM-4 Includes:
- Participation in the HDM-4 Congress
- Certificate of participation HDM-4 Congress
- Informative material
- Daily lunches
- Daily Coffee Break
- Entrance to our stand area
- Access to downloads of HDM4 Congress presentations
WorkShops (Post-Congress Activities)—which have a limited quota and an independent congress value—Include:
- Participation in the selected WorkShop
- Selected WorkShop Participation Certificate
- Informative material
- Daily Coffee Break
- Access to downloads of selected WorkShop presentations
For the conference website, please go to: http://www.congresohdm4.com.
For the conference website in English, please go to: https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=auto&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.congresohdm4.com.
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION ENDS APRIL 30
For reservations, please go to: https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=auto&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.congresohdm4.com.
Certified Course: Curso de Applicacion y Manejo (Application and Management of HDM-4 Course): The international certification program includes two levels: Basic and Advanced, which are achieved through the approval of the respective courses or the approval of examinations to verify that they have the knowledge and skills to obtain a certain certification. The Basic Level Course is aimed at those users who are only introduced to the concepts of pavement management and have no prior or any prior knowledge of the application. The second is an Advanced Level Course that has been thinking about those users who have experience in the management of HDM-4 Version 2 and want to deepen their knowledge.
For the Certified Course: Curso de Applicacion y Manejo (Application and Management of HDM-4 Course), please go to: http://ich.cl/aplicacionmanejohdm4/.
For the Course site in English, please go to: https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=auto&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fich.cl%2Faplicacionmanejohdm4%2F.
For questions and more information, please contact:
Sebastian Garcia, Marketing & Communication ICH | E-mail: Sebastian.firstname.lastname@example.org
What is HDMGlobal?
HDMGlobal is an international consortium of institutions, consulting firms and academic bodies that have formed a partnership for the management of HDM 4. Initially it was a five year concession granted by the World Road Association (PIARC) from June 2005 with Exclusive rights for distribution. Following the worldwide success of HDM-4 Version 2 during this period, PIARC has since extended this deadline over time. At the heart of the consortium is the Highway Management Research Group, a UK-based University of Birmingham, Atkins and AECOM in association with; TRL Ltd also from the United Kingdom, ARRB Transport Research Ltd from Australia, PFC (Ponts Formation Conseil) and EGIS from France and the Cement and Concrete Institute from Chile-ICH. The main partners are complemented by close ties with associate members such as the Mexican Institute of Transportation-IMT and IKRAM Paves Sdn Bhd of Malaysia.