Safe and Efficient Design for the 21st Century

June 22 - 24, 2015 |  Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Held every five years, the Symposium aims to encourage the continuous improvement of highway geometric design.  This event focuses on the latest breakthrough practices relating to highway engineering in their different life phases, including daily operational effects and safe highway designs.

The Symposium consists of informative podium sessions on geometric design issues throughout the world, together with country reports featuring recent developments in road design, policy and practices,  technical software demos, design and research products and technical tours of local highway design and construction practices.

The host city, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada with a total population of 2.5 million people is one of the most beautiful and liveable cities in the world.  With its numerous beaches, towering coastal mountains, extensive coastline, a multicultural population and world class cuisine, Vancouver is a wonderful city to experience both as a tourist and symposium participant.    


News

Registration

Registration for the Symposium will be available in October 2014 and we strongly encourage you to sign up before seats sell out as they will be limited in number - you definitely don't want to miss out!

Paper Schedule

  • January 2014: Issue Call for Abstracts, Posters, Country Reports, Technical Exhibits (optional) - COMPLETE
  • April 30, 2014: Authors submit abstracts - COMPLETE
  • Summer 2014: Steering Committee invites authors - COMPLETE
  • Fall 2014: Authors submit draft papers; Steering Committee completes peer reviews
  • January 2015: Issue Final announcement with program and registration materials
  • Spring 2015: Authors submit final, camera-ready manuscripts

Call for Abstracts: A Complete Success! 


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The Symposium consists of informative podium sessions on geometric design issues throughout the world, together with country reports featuring recent developments in road design, policy and practices,  technical software demos, design and research products and technical tours of local highway design and construction practices.

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Participate

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The ISHGD Symposium is an opportunity for engineering professionals to meet to advance the collective knowledge around geometric highway design. Every five years, the latest research and the newest innovations are brought forward in an engaging environment. This is your opportunity to contribute to the engineering profession and meet your peers in an educational setting.

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Register

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Registration for the Symposium will be available in September featuring options for full and partial participation, tours, workshops and more.

Stay tuned to take advantage of early bird rates!

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