WRM Committees

Honorary Committee


Mr Sanjay BANDOPADHYAYA, CEO, NATRiP, India
Mr Raghav CHANDRA, Chairman, NHAI, India
Dr Satish CHANDRA, Director, CRRI, India
Mr Vijay CHHIBBER, Former Secretary, MoRTH, Govt. of India
Ms Hilda Maria GOMEZ, Ejecutiva Principal, CAF Banco OE DESARROLLO DE AMERICA LATINA, Venezuela
Mr Amitabh KANT, CEO, Niti Aayog, India
Mr K.K. KAPILA, Chairman, IRF Geneva, Switzerland
Mr Ismail KARTAL, Chair, TRA, Turkey
Dr Etienne KRUG, Director, Department for Management of Noncommunicable Diseases, Disability, Violence and Injury Prevention, WHO, Switzerland
Mr Anand KUMAR, Managing Director, NHIDCL, India
Mr Janusz LACNY, President, International Road Transport Union, Switzerland
Mr Rob MCINERNEY, CEO, iRAP, United Kingdom
Mr Sanjay MITRA,, MoRTH, Govt. of India
Ms Eva MOLNAR, Director, UNECE, Switzerland
Mr Askar NAMAZBAYEV, Principal Banker, EBRD, Kazakhstan
Mr Amadou OUMAROU, Director, AfDB, Tunisia
Mr R.C. SINHA, MoRTH, Govt. of India
Mr David –Stuart WATT, President, Roads Australia, Australia

Programme Committee

Prof Moshe Ben AKIVA, Edmund TURNER Professor of Transportation Engineering, MIT, USA
Dr Kamarudin AMBAK, Head of SDRC, Smart Driving Research Center, Malaysia
Adnan Abou-AYYASH, Centennial Professor in Transportation Engineering, & University Distinguished Teaching Professor, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Dr Narasimha (Chandra) BALIJEPALLI, Lecturer, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Mr. Arnab BANDYOPADHYAY, Road Safety Expert, World Bank, New Delhi, India
Dr Chandra R. BHATT, Director of the Center for Transportation Research (CTR) and the Adnan Abou-Ayyash Centennial Professor in Transportation
Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin Mr Wang JIE, China
Prof Partha CHAKRABORTY, Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India
Prof Satish CHANDRA, Director, Central Road Research Institute, India
Prof Animesh DAS, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India
Prof S.L. DHINGRA, Professor Emeritus, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India
Mrs Caroline EVANS, Senior Economist, ARRB Group Ltd, Australia
Prof Harry EVDORIDES, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Dr S. GANGOPADHYAY, Former Director, CRRI, India
Dr Meng GUO, Assistant professor, University of Science and Technology, Beijing, China
Mr Zhongyin GUO, Professor and Ph.D. Supervisor, Tongji University, China
Prof David HUAT, Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering, National Unviersity of Singapore, Singapore
Cornie HUIZENGA, Secretary General, Partnership on Sustainable Low Carbon Transport, China
Dr Dora HUNYADI, Assistant professor, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Mr Wang JIE, China
Prof Adib K. KANAFANI, Professor of the Graduate School, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Dr Isam KAYSI, Chairman, SETS International & American University of Beirut & Professor, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Todd LITMAN, Director, Victoria Transport Policy Institute, Canada
Prof Hani MAHMASSANI, Director & Distinguished Chair in Transportation, Northwestern University, USA
Prof Bharhab MAITRA, Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
Dr Mathetha MOKONYAMA, Competence Area Manager: Transport Systems and Operations, CSIR, South Africa
Prof Shashi NAMBISAN, Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
Prof Dr Danang PARIKESIT, Professor, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Anthony PEARCE, Former Director General, IRF
Prof Ram M. PENDYALA, Professor of Transportation Systems, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Prof Amalia POLYDOROPOLOU, Vice Rector of Research, Development, Finance and Infrastructure, University of Aegean, Greece
Prof G. RAGHURAM, Professor, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, India
Prof M Amaranatha REDDY, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
Prof Jittichai RUDJANAKANOKNAD, Deputy Director, Transport Institute, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Prof P.K. -SARKAR, Professor, School of Planning and Architecture, India
Mr Liangqing SHI, Deputy Chief-Engineer, TPRI, China
Prof Yoram SHIFTAN, Professor, Techion, Israel
Prof. P.K. SIKDAR, Former Professor, IIT Mumbai, India
Dr Kumares C. SINHA, Edgar B. and Hedwig M. Olson Distinguished Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of Joint Transportation Research Program,
Purdue University, USA
Mr. A.V. SINHA, Former DGRD & SS, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, India
Prof Geetam TIWARI, Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, India
Huizhao TU, Associate Professor, Tongji University, China
Jeff TURNER, Visiting Lecturer, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Prof A. VEERARAGAVAN, Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Madra, India
Prof Eng Benoit VERHAEGHE, Competence Area Manager: Transport Infrastructure Engineering civil, CSIR, South Africa
Prof Ashish VERMA, Professor, Indian Institute of Science, India
Gerard WALDRON, Managing Director, ARRB Group Ltd, Australia
Mr Adrian WALSH, Director, RoadSafe, United Kingdom
Dr Barry WATSON, CEO, Global Road Safety Partnership, Switzerland
Prof Eng Fred WEGMAN, Professor Traffic Safety, TU – Delft, the Netherlands
Dr Ian Van WIJK, Technical Director, Aurecon, Australia
Managing Director, Transportation Research Institute, USA

Organising Committee

Mr Sanjay CHAUDHRI, IRF India Chapter, India
Mr Eric Le CORRE, Head Public Affairs, Michelin, France
Mr Abhay DAMLE, Joint Secretary, MoRTH, India
Mr Umberto DEPRETTO, Secretary General, International Road Transport Union, Switzerland
Mr Simon ELLIS, Lead Transport Specialist, World Bank, USA
Ms Nina GUAN, China Highway & Transport Society, China
Ms. Karla Gonzalez, World Bank, USA
Mr Rajeev LOCHAN, Director (Road Safety), MoRTH, India
Mr Rob MCINERNEY, CEO, iRAP, United Kingdom
Ms Deepa MENON, Senior Vice President, PVR Nest, India
Ms Veena NABAR, IRF India Chapter, India
Mr R.K. PANDEY, Member Project, NHAI, India
Dr Adnan RAHMAN, Director General, IRF Geneva, Switzerland
Mr Ajmer SINGH, GM (RSC), NHAI, India
Mr B.N. SINGH, MoRTH, India
Mr N.K. SINHA, Chairman, IRF India Chapter, India
Mr D.O. TAWADE, MoRTH, India
Ms Jiaqiang WANG, TPRI, China
Mr David WARD, Secretary General, Global NCAP, United Kingdom
Mr Ian WEBB, CEO, Roads Australia, Australia
Mr Shen YONGMU, TPRI, China
Mrs Susanna ZAMMATARO, Executive Director, IRF Geneva, Switzerland