PIARC had organized an international call for individual papers, as for each International Winter Road Congress.
Contributions were invited on 8 specific themes, in order to enrich and broaden the work and reflections of PIARC Technical Committees and Task forces. The proposed articles were evaluated by PIARC Technical Committees and Task forces through a very detailed mechanism.
List of topics for the 2018 Gdańsk Congress
- Extreme situations, disasters
- Climate change and the environment
- Road weather information
- Road users, road safety
- Winter maintenance management and planning
- Equipment and products
- Winter service in urban areas
- Tunnels and bridges
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