Event

Everyone in any way connected with transport is invited to register for the 39th (Virtual) Southern African Transport Conference (SATC 2021). It will be of particular interest to: municipal and provincial employees, policy and decision-makers, academics, researchers, students and professionals active in the planning, construction, manufacturing, logistics, operation and safety of passenger and freight transport, road traffic, rail, ports,maritime and aviation. End-users will also find the conference of interest.

Synoptic Programme

Date Session No Event
Monday, 5 July Opening Session
1A Infrastructure
1B Urban and Public Transport
1C Aviation
1D Maritime
1E Treasury Workshop - Public Transport and Spatial Transformation
Tuesday, 6 July 2A Infrastructure
2B Urban and Public Transport
2C Rural Development/ Capacity Building
2D Freight and Logistics
2E Traffic Management, Safety and Security
Wednesday, 7 July 3A 8th China-Africa Transport Co-operation Forum
3B PPP Workshop
3C Integrated Public Transport Networks
3D Climate Change Workshop
3E Road Safety Engineering Workshop and Traffic Engineering
3F Impact of Covid-19 on Women and Small Business

Award Ceremony

The following awards for papers presented at the conference will be announced on Monday 5 July (12h30 – 13h00):

  • SATC Award for the “Best Paper”
  • SATC Award for the “Best Practical Paper”
  • SAICE Transportation Division Award for the “Best Paper by a Young Professional”
  • The ‘Distinguished SATC Felllow’ award
  • Delegates registered for any of the three days of the conference are invited to attend our virtual Award Ceremony on 5 July (Day 1) from 12h30 till 13h00. We request that you indicate your attendance during the registration process by selecting the appropriate option – this attendance comes at no additional cost to delegates registered for any of the 3 conference days.

    Exhibition

    An exhibition – a showcase for all related industries – will run concurrently with the conference from Monday to Wednesday. Organisations wishing to exhibit are requested to contact the Conference Secretariat. Registered delegates are encouraged to visit the exhibition booths at any time during the day and engage with our valued sponsors and exhibitors. There will be options to browse the virtual stands, schedule virtual meetings with exhibitors, have ad-hoc meetings and much more.

    Promotional Opportunities

    Organizations interested in Promotional Opportunities should contact the Conference Secretariat.

    Conference Documentation

    Delegates registered for any of the conference sessions and workshops will receive the following documentation:

  • Conference Handbook containing the programme and abstracts of the papers presented at SATC 2021
  • A link to access the full papers presented at SATC 2021
  • Networking Lounge

    Delegates registered for any of the conference sessions are encouraged to visit our virtual networking lounges throughout the event duration. This is a great place to catch up with your industry counter parts, make new connections and have open and free discussions regarding your industry.

    Student Essay competition

    The Organising Committee has instituted an essay competition open to all registered students (undergraduate as well as postgraduate) at tertiary institutions. The competition is held within the institutions (the Organising Committee has already been in contact with the institutions) and each institution will select its two winners.

    Students need to prepare a five-page essay on “Sustainable Transportation Through Enabling Partnerships". This relates to the theme of SATC this year. Final selections will be done by each institution, and the winning essays submitted to the SATC Secretariat (satc.conference@gmail.com) by 10 May 2021.

    The two top authors from each institution and their lecturer will be supported to attend SATC 2021.

    Pricing Plans Get your Ticket

    Student

    R 700

    Register

    Young Professional (Under 35)

    R 1000

    Register

    Delegate

    R 1200

    Register

    Registration And Payment

    1. Registration – Opening 3 May 2021

    Registration is per day. This three-day virtual conference consists of an opening session, plenary and parallel sessions, including Workshops.

    The conference sessions (1A – 1E, 2A – 2E and 3A - 3F) take place from 08h30 to 13h00 and delegates are welcome to move between the sessions. Please do ensure that you attend an entire session for CPD point allocation purposes (Where relevant)

    Registrations are done via the SATC website: www.satc.org.za

    3. Confirmation

    Once your registration is complete and payment received you will receive an email confirming your registration. Therefore, please ensure that your correct e-mail address (and other contact details) is given on the registration form. You will receive an email with relevant log in details closer to the event date.

    4. Cancellation

    Notification of cancellation received, in writing, prior to or on Friday, 2 July 2021 will be subject to a 25% handling fee and processed after the conference. Delegates may be substituted at any stage. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after 2 July 2021.

    2. Fees And Payment  Registration fees are payable in advance by:

  • EFT
  • Direct deposits may be made into the following bank account and proof of payment sent to the SATC Secretariat (email: satc.conference@gmail.com). Please use the pro forma invoice number as reference so that the payment can be identified, and the correct delegate(s) credited:

  • Bank
  • Branch and Branch code
  • Account name
  • Account Number
  • Swift code
  • First National Bank
  • Hatfield 242-145
  • Annual Transportation Convention
  • 5450 1151 268
  • FIRNZAJJ (For all International Transfers)
  • Payfast
  • Upon completion of your registration, you will be have the option to be directed to the secure Payfast (payment gateway) site to facilitate a card payment for the immediate settlement of your delegate registration fees. Payment can be made in all major currencies via this platform with billings being converted to ZAR (South African Rand).

    The late registration fee will apply for all payments received after 10 June 2021.

    A South African ID number is required for all South African Residents

    If you register as a STUDENT, you are required to provide your student number.

    PRESENTERS will attend at no cost on the day of their presentation. Presenters will be registered by the Conference Secretariat for the day of presentation. For attendance on other days, please register via the website.

    Listen to the Key Speakers

    Hon. Fikile April Mbalula

    Minister of Transport

    Mr Nico McLachlan

    Organisation Development Africa (ODA)

    Prof Fred Wegman

    Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

    Ms Susanna Zammataro

    International Road Federation (IRF) – Director General, Switzerland

    Ms Heidi Bartis

    South African Breweries – BU SA Director Communities

    07:30 - 08:30

    Delegates Log In

    Take some time to become familiarwith the platform and offerings. Feel free to visit the Exhibition Booths while you wait for the programme to start

    08:30 – 08:40

    Introduction @ Prof James Maina,Conference Chairman

    08:40 – 08:50

    Welcome @ Mr Philip Hendricks, Chairman, ATC Board

    08:50 – 09:20

    Opening Address @ Hon Fikile Mbalula,Minister of Transport

    09:20 – 09:50

    Plenary Address @ Mr Zolani Matthews, PRASA, CEO

    09:50 – 10:10

    Comfort Break

    10:10 – 10:30

    Analytical Techniques to Quantify Modifiers in Bitumen for the South African Asphalt Pavement Industry

    @ A Makhari Anton Paar SA, N Hawes and G Mturi, CSIR Smart Mobility and V Ojijo, CSIR Nanomaterials Industry Development Facility

    10:30 – 10:50

    Labaoratory Evaluation of Alternative Cost-Effective Pavement Materials

    @ M Smit and I Akhalwaya, CSIR Smart Mobility and F Rust, Pavement Engineering Research Consultancy

    10:50 – 11:10

    CURING RATES OF EMULSION-TREATED KALAHARI SAND BASES

    @ F Netterberg

    11:10 – 11:30

    Comfort Break

    11:30 – 11:50

    Maintaince and Repair Spending Realities: What Can Be Done? @ K Wall,University of Pretoria

    11:50 – 12:10

    Reforming the Namibian Road User Charging System Towards a Susstainable Funding

    @ HN Petrus and S Krygsman, Stellenbosch University

    12:10 – 12:30

    Creating an Integrated Provincial Road Asset Management System (RAMS) Using Open Source Technology

    @ PM Du Plessis and A Breytenbach, CSIR Smart Places, I Sallie, V De Franca and M Kemp, CSIR Smart Mobility, S Russell and S Redelinghuys, SMEC

    12:30 – 13h00

    Award Ceremony

    10:10 – 10:30

    An Evidnce Based Analysis of Orthogonal and Efficient Experimental Designs for Transportation Stated Preference Surveys @ G Hayes, University of Pretoria

    10:30 – 10:50

    Travel Behaviour and Attitudes of Young Pepole in the Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, South Africa

    @ GJ Heyns and R Luke, University of Johannesburg

    10:50 – 11:10

    The Challenge of SOCIO-Economic Data for the Western Cape Travel and Land USE Model

    @ F Contieros ,Bentley Systems Inc. Germany and WG Allen,Bentley Systems Inc. USA

    11:10 – 11:30

    Comfort Break

    11:30 – 11:50

    The Need For a Provincial Land USE and Travel Forecasting Model

    @ WG Allen,Bentley Systems Inc. USA and D Martheze, Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works

    11:50 – 12:10

    Western Cape Land USE Model Overview

    @ P Donoso,L Gutiérrez and F Saavedra, Universidad de Chile, Chile and F Contiero, Bentley Systems Inc. Germany

    12:10 – 12:30

    An Innovative Travel Model System for Western Cape

    @ WG Allen,Bentley Systems Inc. USA and F Contiero, Bentley Systems Inc. Germany

    12:30 – 13h00

    Award Ceremony

    10:10 – 10:30

    Sustainable Aviation: Global Trends, Drivers And Activities In “Green” Aviation Technologies @ K Naidoo, CSIR Aeronautics Systems

    10:30 – 10:50

    Taking Off: Understanding The Sustainable Aviation Biofuel Potential In Sub-Saharan Africa; A System Analysis Investigation Into The Current And Future Potential For Sustainable Biofuel Feedstock Production In The Sub-Saharan Africa Region

    T Bole Rentel, Worldwide Fund for Nature South Africa (WWF-SA), G Fisher, S Tramberend and H vanVelthuizen, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Austria

    10:50 – 11:10

    Marginal Climate And Air Quality Costs Of Aviation Emissions

    @ C Grobler Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    11:10 – 11:30

    Comfort Break

    11:30 – 11:50

    Integrating Drones Into Business Processes Of Corporates, Government Departments And Municipalities

    @ S Twala NTSU Aviation Solutions

    11:50 – 12:10

    Safe Drone Operations

    @ A Meredith, Avior Labs

    12:10 – 12:30

    Aerodrome Functions, Challenges And Opportunities Within The North West Aviation System

    J A Moolman, Zutari and A Baikgaki, North West Department of Community Safety and Transport Management

    12:30 – 13h00

    Award Ceremony

    10:10 – 10:30

    The Impact Of Port Performance And Trade: The Case Of Selected African States @ C Mlambo

    10:30 – 10:50

    Not The Only Sheriff In Town: A Comparison Of Regional Port Best Practices @ A Pike, Bowmans

    10:50 – 11:10

    The Use Of Drones In Ports @ S Smith-Godfrey, CSIR Smart Mobility

    11:10 – 11:30

    Comfort Break

    11:30 – 11:50

    Blue Oceans Economy And Transport Sector. A Symbiotic Relationship Between Tourism And Transport Sector (Analysis And Opportunities) @ K Khumalo, Mzansi SCUBA Diving

    11:50 – 12:10

    Partners In Building A Maritime Nation @ T Taoana-Mashiloane, South African Maritime Safety Authority

    12:10 – 12:30

    Fostering A Partnership Mindset: Governance And Education @ ME Manuel, World Maritime University, Sweden

    12:30 – 13h00

    Award Ceremony

    10:10 – 10:30

    Progress On The Implementation Of Spatial Transformation Agenda In Treasury’s Cities Support Programme Ii @ M Matolong, National Treasury Cities Support Programme

    10:30 – 10:50

    HOW SOUTH AFRICAN CITIES REPRESENT THE DYNAMIC RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PUBLIC TRANSPORT AND SPATIAL TRANSFORMATION THROUGH CAUSAL LOOP DIAGRAMS @ F Asiimwe and M Mokonyama, CSIR

    10:50 – 11:10

    UNRAVELLING ‘WEAPONS’ OF THE ELITE AGAINST SPATIAL TRANSFORMATION IN THE CITY OF JOHANNESBURG B Bradlow, Harvard University, USA

    11:10 – 11:30

    Comfort Break

    11:30 – 11:50

    CITY-WIDE UPGRADING, PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT OF INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS FOR SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY @ S Maqetuka, National Treasury Cities Support Programme

    11:50 – 12:10

    PUBLIC TRANSPORT AS A KEY LEVER FOR TOWNSHIP ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT @ Harrison, National Treasury Cities Support Programme, A Charman

    12:10 – 12:30

    WHAT TRAVEL PATTERNS DURING THE 2020 NATIONWIDE LOCKDOWN TO COMBAT COVID-19 REVEAL ABOUT TRANSPORT AND SPATIAL TRANSFORMATION @ M Moselakgomo and M Mokonyama, CSIR

    12:30 – 13h00

    AWARD CEREMONY

    07:30 - 08:30

    Registration

    08:30 - 09:00

    Plenary Address @ Mr Nico Mclachlan; Organisation Development Africa (ODA)

    09:00

    Plenary Breaks Up Into Parallel Sessions

    09:00 – 09:20

    GYPSUM IN SALINE AND NON-SALINE ROAD BASES: EFFECTS AND LIMITS DERIVED FR0M LONG-TERM ROAD EXPERIMENTS IN NAMIBIA @ F Netterberg

    09:20 – 09:40

    The Orapa Emulsion-Treated Kalahari Sand Experiment : Performance Over 30 Years And Derived Material And Pavement Designs @ F Netterberg, MI Pinard, InfraAfrica and KJR Motswagole, KJR Motswagole

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    Digital Video Assessment (Dva) As Catalyst For Skill Transfer In The Road- And Airport Visual Condition Survey Environment In Rsa

    @ E Horak, A Cromhout and T Du Toit, JG Afrika, D Van der Merwe, ScienceWare and J Maina, University of Pretoria

    10:20 – 10:40

    A Comparative Evaluation Of The Structural Capacity Of Cracked And Uncracked Flexible Pavements Using Mechanistic Empirical Methods Based On Deflection Measurements By The Falling Weight Deflectometre (Fwd) And A Traffic Speed Deflectometre Device (Tsdd) @ HJ Visser and SR Tetley, VNA Consulting

    10:40 – 11:00

    Application Of Drones And Image Processing For Bridge Inspections In South Africa

    @ L Kemp, MP Roux and M Kemp, CSIR Smart Mobility and R Kock, Premier Mapping Africa

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Prof Fred Wegman; Delft University of Technology

    11:50 – 12:10

    Risk-Based Lifecycle Analysis For Road Structures. The Benefit Of An Improved Risk-Based Funding Allocation Method For Maintenance And Rehabilitation Of Road Structures Under Budget Constraints

    @ CG Papadouris,J Gerber, CJ Von Holdt and HJ Niehaus, Zutari (Pty) Ltd

    12:10 – 12:30

    Determination Of A Functional Index For Bridges @ SN Ndungane, CSIR Built Environment

    12:30 – 12:50

    The Journey Towards Autonomous Full Spectrum Pavement Condition Data Acquisition And Evaluation In South Africa: A Road Less Travelled @ T Moolla and S Tetley, ARRB Systems Africa

    09:00 – 09:20

    Representing Public Transport Services In A Regional Travel Model

    WG Allen, Bentley Systems Inc. USA and F Contiero, Bentley Systems Inc. Germany

    09:20 – 09:40

    Network Accessibility Study To Evaluate The Extent Of Public Transport Coverage In Harare Metropolitan Area @ NT Zhuwaki and J Coetzee, GoMetro SA Pty Ltd

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    Decarbonising Passenger Transport: Brt Options, Infrastructure, And Collaborative Priorities

    @ LS Mapamba and N Pisa, University of Johannesburg

    10:20 – 10:40

    Segmenting The Brt Market In Unequal Societies: Lessons For South Africa From Literature

    @ NJW van Zyl, N Cheure, G Hayes and C Venter, University of Pretoria

    10:40 – 11:00

    A Case Study Of Matatu Cashless Fare Collection Initiatives In Nairobi

    @ AT Aruho and R Behrens, University of Cape Town, W Mitullah and A Kamau, University of Nairobi, Kenya

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Prof Fred Wegman; Delft University of Technology

    11:50 – 12:10

    Measuring How Long Passengers Wait To Depart In Minibus Taxis @ OH Mokwena, North-West University

    12:10 – 12:30

    Modelling The Impact Of Priority Infrastructure On The Performance Of Minibus-Taxi Services In Southern Africa @ LR de Beer and CJ Venter, University of Pretoria

    12:30 – 12:50

    LEARNING FROM COVID-19 TACTICAL URBANISM: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR TEMPORARY INFRASTRUCTURE IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICAN CITIES @ R Jobanputra and G Jennings

    09:00 – 09:20

    WOMEN WERE PUT ON THE BACK-END”: COVID-19 MOBILITY CONSTRAINTS AND THEIR LESSONS AND IMPLICATIONS FOR GENDER-EQUITY IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA @ G Jennings and E Arogundade - Research consultants

    09:20 – 09:40

    STREETS AS CONDUITS FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE: ANALYSIS OF THE CURRENT MOBILITY CULTURE OF CAPE TOWN STREETS AND THEIR ABILITY TO CATALYSE AUTHENTIC COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION IN ENHANCING MOBILITY FOR ALL @ K Wilkins, Contested Spaces: Urban Design Consultancy in collaboration with Open Streets

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    EARLY EVIDENCE OF DEVOLVING TRANSPORT FUNCTIONS IN THE NORTH WEST PROVINCE: A TASK TEAM APPROACH

    @ OH Mokwena, North West University, KJ Maluleke, Infra Africa Investment Holdings

    10:20 – 10:40

    A QUALITATIVE INVESTIGATION INTO CHALLENGES FACED BY TRANSPORT SECTOR SMALL MICRO AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES IN ACCESSING SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

    @ M Dube, CSIR Smart Mobility Cluster, and V Lushaba and N Gumbi, Transport Education Training Authority (TETA)

    10:40 – 11:00

    THE ROLE OF PLANNING, DESIGN AND SOCIAL FACTORS IN THE COMMUNITY ACCEPTANCE OF PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE

    @ IS Azege, Central University of Technology, DK Das, University of KwaZulu-Natal and B Awuzie, Central University of Technology

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Prof Fred Wegman; Delft University of Technology

    11:50 – 12:10

    ECONOMIC JUSTIFICATION OF NON-MOTORIZED TRANSPORT (NMT) IN CITIES OF DEVELOPING COUNTRIES. CASE STUDY: NON-MOTORIZED TRANSPORT SCHEME FOR KAMPALA CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT

    J Kigozi, Project Management and Engineering Consultants (PROME) Limited, Uganda

    12:10 – 12:30

    RECOMMENDATIONS IN UPDATING BEST PRACTICE IN TRANSPORT DEMAND DATA COLLECTION PRACTICES FOR RURAL INTEGRATED TRANSPORT PLANS: EVIDENCE FROM NORTH-WEST PROVINCE

    @ K Kabeya and J Coetzee, GoMetro SA

    12:30 – 12:50

    MATRIX ESTIMATION FROM TRAFFIC COUNTS: AN ALTERNATIVE APPROACH BASED ON PROPORTIONAL PATH AVERAGES

    @ J deV Oberholzer, Hatch Africa

    09:00 – 09:20

    Planning And Elasticity Parameters For Train Use – Learning From The Deterioration Of Prasa Metrorail @ P Onderwater, Hatch Africa

    09:20 – 09:40

    The Task Of Restoring Train Services In Priority Corridors Amid Unprecedented Level Of Theft And Vandalism @ F Marutla, PRASA

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    Comparing Dynamic Road Wear Of A Performance- Based Standards And Baseline Vehicle

    @ AJ Steenkamp, CSIR Smart Mobility, CC de Saxe, CSIR Smart Mobility and University of the Witwatersrand, F Kienhöfer, University of the Witwatersrand and L Kemp, CSIR Smart Mobility

    10:20 – 10:40

    A Case For High Capacity Coal Trucks To Reduce Costs And Emissions At Eskom

    @ CC de Saxe, CSIR Smart Mobility and University of the Witwatersrand, J van Eeden, University of Stellenbosch, A Steenkamp, SCIR Smart Mobility, O Mokone, University of Stellenbosch

    10:40 – 11:00

    Operating Costs: Pbs Vs Conventional Heavy Vehicles In South Africa

    @ AJ Steenkamp, K Venter, C de Saxe and L Kemp, CSIR Smart Mobility

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Prof Fred Wegman; Delft University of Technology

    11:50 – 12:10

    Classification Of Trucks Using Camera Data @ O Mokone, University of the Witwatersrand and CC de Saxe, CSIR Smart Mobility

    12:10 – 12:30

    Stability Control Of Articulated Vehicles Using Brake-Based Torque Vectoring

    @ JB Catterick, TR Botha and PS Els - University of Pretoria

    12:30 – 12:50

    Analysis Of The Relationship Between Air Transport And Economic Growth In Sub-Saharan Africa

    @ C Chakamera and N Pisa, University of Johannesburg

    09:00 – 09:20

    Influence Of Road Geometric And Traffic Features On Road Safety @ R Ambunda and M Sinclair, University of Stellenbosch

    09:20 – 09:40

    The Impact Of Road Shoulders On Urban Freeways: A Case Study In Durban, South Africa @ S Mkulisi and M Sinclair, University of Stellenbosch

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    The Development Of Road Safety Assessment Screening Procedures For The City Of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality

    @ A Sarjoo, , City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality and D Allopi, Durban University of Technology

    10:20 – 10:40

    The Utility Of The Irap Star Rating System In Assessing – And Potentially Changing - The Safety Level Of Rural Road Intersections @ C Cavanagh and M Sinclair, University of Stellenbosch

    10:40 – 11:00

    The Use Of Fifth Generation Networks (5g) To Improve Road Safety In South Africa: A Comparative Study

    @ ML Kwange,PL Binda and K Muronga, CSIR Smart Mobility

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Prof Fred Wegman; Delft University of Technology

    11:50 – 12:10

    Investigations And Proposals For Investigatory Level Requirements For Skid Resistance Of South Africa’s Roads @ K Naidoo, N Zungu and T Lewis, ARRB Systems SA

    12:10 – 12:30

    The Effectiveness Of Speed Humps As Traffic Calming For Accident Reduction @ L Monyatsi, eThekwini Municipality

    12:30 – 12:50

    The Implementation Of The Holistically Integrated Multidisciplinary Scientific Management Model (Himsmm) For 2030 @ SB Mohlala, Analogy Consulting Experts

    07:30 - 08:30

    Registration

    08:30 - 09:00

    Plenary Address @ Ms Susanna Zammataro; International Road Federation

    09:00

    Plenary Breaks Up Into Parallel Sessions

    09:00 – 09:20

    Report Of The Joint Research Center (Jrc) On Smart Transport And Sustainable Infrastructure Between Sa And China

    @ Y Wang, SACTCC (South Africa-China Transport Co-operation Center) and Invited key officer from the Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) and the Department of Transport (DoT)

    09:20 – 09:40

    Online Training And Digital Education With A Case Study Between South Africa, Africa And China

    @ J Grundling, SETEA(Science, Engineering & Technology and Education Association between Southern Africa and China)

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    Current Status Of Intelligent Transport Development In Beijing And Whole China

    Invited Chinese embassy to South Africa/or China Intelligent Transport Society, Headquarters located in Beijing

    Africa’s Transport Development In Mozambique And Co-Operation With China Under The Belt And Road Initiative(Bri) @ Invited Mozambique’s embassy to South Africa

    10:20 – 10:40

    Framework On The National Standards Of The Full Scale And 1/3 Scale Mlss In China

    @ C Wu, Guangdong Hualu Transport Technology Co, Ltd, C Zhuang and Y Wang, International Society of the Mobile Load Simulator(ISMLS)

    10:40 – 11:00

    Applying The Full Scale Mobile Load Simulator(Mls) To Test On Expressways In Jiangsu Province(Eastern China) And 1/3 Scale Mls In Guangxi Autonomous Region (Southwestern China)

    @ C Wu, Jiangsu Transport Institute

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Ms Heidi Bartis; South African BREWERIES

    11:50 – 12:10

    Using 1/3 Scale Accelerated Pavement Testing Tool To Load On Qingchuan Rock Asphalt In Shandong, China @ C Zhuang, Y Ye, Shandong Jiaotong University

    12:10 – 12:30

    Research And Innovation On Full Scale And 1/3 Scale Apt Tools In Southeast University @ X Gu, Southeast University

    12:30 – 12:50

    Research And Innovation On Full Scale And 1/3 Scale Apt Tools In Chang’an University @ J Zhang, Chang’an University

    09:00 – 09:20

    India’s Transport Infrastructure Investment In African Ppp Projects S Choudhary, Export Import Bank of India

    09:20 – 09:40

    How Successful Road And Rail Ppps Were Rolled Out In South Africa From A National Perspective @ L Dimitrov, DBSA

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    Transport Ppp’s Opportunities In West Africa/Nigeria @ S Ibrahim, PwC, Nigeria

    10:20 – 10:40

    Rail Ppp’s Opportunities In South Africa @ J Holley, Traxtion

    10:40 – 11:00

    Rollout Of Transport Ppp Opportunities In The Democratic Republic Of Congo

    @ C Lukusa, Momentum Attorneys & Advisors

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Ms Heidi Bartis; South African Breweries

    11:50 – 12:10

    Public Private Partnerships In Urban Transport And How To Approach Them @ P Neves, World Bank

    12:10 – 12:30

    Public Private Partnerships In Roads And How To Approach Them @ P Neves, World Bank

    12:30 – 12:50

    Discussion

    09:00 – 09:20

    A Cost Effective Public Transport Management System For Go! Durban

    @ A Aucamp,Urban Traffic Control eThekwini Transport Authority, S Govender, eThekwini Municipality, M van Tonder, Zutari, J Winstanley, Online Systems CC and C Morgan, Netstar

    09:20 – 09:40

    Cape Town Urban Development Index A Rubric For Urban Transformation

    @ LA Stolworthy, City of Cape Town, C Krogscheepers, ITS Global and C Rabe, PDG

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    Location Analysis Of Private Schools: A Move Towards Data-Driven Insight

    @ BA Coetzer,SC Krygsman and T de Jong, Stellenbosch University

    10:20 – 10:40

    Digitisation Of The Regulated Minibus Taxi Network: A Case For Gauteng Province

    @ S Mhlanga and K Muronga, CSIR Smart Mobility, M Ndamase, Gauteng Dept of Roads and Transport

    10:40 – 11:00

    To be confirmed

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Ms Heidi Bartis; South African Breweries

    11:50 – 12:10

    The Social Perception And Holistic Assessment Of Bus Rapid Transit In Soweto

    @ MJWA Vanderschuren and L Molefe, University of Cape Town

    12:10 – 12:30

    Progress With The Implementation Of Iptns In South African Cities @ Department of Transport

    12:30 – 12:50

    Questions To Cities And The Department Of Transport On The Iptn Implementation Progress

    09:00 – 09:05

    Welcome And Introduction @ B Verhaeghe, CSIR Smart Mobility

    09:05 – 09:40

    An Overview Of Climate Change In South Africa @ F Engelbrecht, University of the Witwatersrand

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    Recap Climate Adaptation Projects

    10:20 – 10:40

    Lessons Learned By The Infrastructure And Climate Network (Icnet) >@ JS Daniel

    10:40 – 11:00

    Climate Adaptation For South African Transport Infrastructure

    @ R Mokoena, CSIR Smart Mobility

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Ms Heidi Bartis; South African Breweries

    11:50 – 12:10

    National Climate Change Response Policy @ S Mbanjwa, DEFF

    12:10 – 12:30

    A Municipal Approach To Climate Change Mitigation

    12:30 – 12:50

    Resolutions: Towards The Climate Resilience Of South African Transport Infrastructure

    @ B Verhaeghe, CSIR BE

    09:00 – 09:20

    Unpacking The Technical And Perception Barriers To Electric Vehicle Uptake In South Africa

    @ BK Manu and SC Krygsman, Stellenbosch University

    09:20 – 09:40

    Modelling Drivers Aberrant Responsiveness To Yellow Interval: Case Study Of Durban Signalized Intersections @ J Oyaroa, S Bulose and J Ben-Edigbe, University of KwaZulu-Natal

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    Small-City Traffic Management Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Uavs

    @ R Ebrahim, MM Bruwer and SJ Andersen, Stellenbosch University

    10:20 – 10:40

    Measuring The Impact Of Roadworks On Traffic Progression Using Floating Car Data

    @ MM Bruwer and SJ Andersen, Stellenbosch University, W Merrick, Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality

    10:40 – 11:00

    Introduction To Essf Seminar/Workshop - Hazardous Location Identification And Improvement In Context @ D Adams

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Ms Heidi Bartis; South African Breweries

    11:50 – 12:10

    Beyond Hazardous Location Identification – Safety Performance Evaluation State Of Practice @ G Schermers,SWOV

    12:10 – 12:30

    Roadside Design – The Safe System Paradigm @ C Krogscheepers, ITS

    12:30 – 12:50

    Road Restraint System – State Of Practice @ M Sematlane and L Roodt

    Traffic Conflict Techniques – State Of Practice @ C Milligan, MicroTraffic, Canada

    09:00 – 09:20

    To be Confirmed

    09:20 – 09:40

    Reflection On Covid And Increasing Partnerships @ R Moosajee, The barefoot facilitator

    09:40 – 10:00

    Comfort Break

    10:00 – 10:20

    The Impact Of Covid-19 On Informal And Formal Cross Border-Trade On Female Traders

    @ L Sommer, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

    10:20 – 10:40

    The Effect Of Covid19 Transport Regulations On Commuters @ L Mokoma, CSIR

    10:40 – 11:00

    Transportation Concessions - Elixir To Sustainable Transportation And Economic Empowerment Of The Marginalised @ L Mabece, Bulumko Corporate law Advisors

    11:00 – 11:20

    Comfort Break

    11:20 – 11:50

    Plenary Address @ Ms Heidi Bartis; South African Breweries

    11:50 – 12:10

    Women's Financial Inclusion In The Transport Industry@ M Mantshwane, National department of transport

    12:10 – 12:30

    Challenges That Women Are Facing In Transport Procurements @ R Pole-Nkosi, Tshwane Women in Transport (TWIT)

    12:30 – 12:50

    Post-Covid-19 Recovery In The Cab Sector In South Africa – An Opportunity To Get Women In The Driving Seat@ A van der Merwe- Green Cab

    This conference programme is provisional and subject to change