2ND ANNOUNCEMENT AND CHANGE OF DATES
Tanzania Roads Association (TARA) is organizing the year 2021 Annual Roads Convention (ARC-2021) which will now take place on 7th - 8th December 2021, at the Kisenga LAPF International Conference Centre (KLICC) at Kijitonyama, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Please note the change of date from the originally planned 25th to 26th. November 2021.
The change has been necessary to avoid other key overlapping national events. The Annual Roads Convention is an annual event organized by the Tanzania Roads Association (TARA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Works and Transport, World Road Association (PIARC) and T2 Centre, and other stakeholders for exchange of knowledge and information on the road transport sub-sector. Topics normally cover a wide spectrum of issues ranging from transport policies, road engineering and technologies, road asset management, road financing, road safety and environment and transport systems integration.
The interaction of Road transport and other modes of transport is considered an essential element in the provision of an efficient and cost effective transport system that is vital for socio-economic development of any country. To further discuss how best Tanzania can achieve this goal, TARA is organizing the ARC-2021 under the theme of “Intermodal Transport Systems for Social Economic Development of Tanzania”.
The Convention will cover the following sub-themes:
- Policy, Planning, and Institutional Collaboration in the Provision of Intermodal transport in Tanzania
- Best Practices and Challenges in design, construction and operation of Intermodal Transport Systems
- The Role of Technology in the provision of Reliable and Integrated Intermodal Transport
Various papers will be presented by policy makers, transport experts and users of all modes of transport including roads, railway, ports and airports and will cover both local and international transport systems.
Parallel with the convention, there will be an exhibition of products, equipment and technologies relevant to the Convention Theme and to the road sub-sector in general. The exhibition offers institutions an outstanding opportunity to promote their technologies, products and services. Firms, institutions or individuals wishing to participate in the exhibition should contact the Organizing Committee latest by 30th November 2021.
The participation fee to the Convention is TShs. 100,000/- for TARA members, TShs. 250,000/- for non-members and TShs 50,000/- for students. Foreign delegates will pay US$ 200 only. Exhibition fee is TShs. 1,500,000/- (US$700) for a 3m x3m booth. All fees are payable to TARA Projects Account No 0150360676301at CRDB Bank
For more details, please contact the Organizing Committee at the address below
ARC 2021 Organizing Committee
C/O Tanzania Roads Association (TARA)
Msasani Towers -6th Floor Wing B
P.O. Box 2028, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: +255 754 362157 /+255 713 336987
E-mail: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
Web site: www.tara.or.tz