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Winter Road Congress

Winter Road Congress seminar is bringing up new  winter related case studies

Winter Road Seminar, Wednesday 9.2.2022

Place: Leonardo Hall

Exhibition opens 9:00

Registration and morning coffee 8:45 –9.30

9:30 Welcome to the Road Congress

9:40 Machine learning, any help for decision-making, case Road Weather Images. Hard-ware vs Hard-work, Rauno Kuusela, Destia

10:00 Mapping and planning of maintenance operations on streets of the Oslo municipality in Norway ”, Mats Bayard, Niko Rosenquist, Triona

10:20 Improving Winter resilience on united kindom roads: Learning from international experience Mark Corbin, Transport for West Midlands

10:40 Automation of Winter Service Worksheets, Māris Kliģis, Raitis Šteinbergs, Latvijas autoceļu uzturētājs

11.00 Lunch and exhibition

12:00 A Compact Mobile Road Condition Sensor, Taisto Haavasoja, Teconer Oy

12:20 Automated de-icing chemical spreading, Juha Laakso, Infotripla Oy

12.40 On the Constructability of Asphalt Pavements with Embedded Electric Heating, Eyal Levenberg, Adam Quentin Félix

13.00 Performance Evaluation of Next-Generation Asphalt Pavement-Smoothing Technology in South Korea: Non-Contact Digital Ski, Augusto Cannone Falchett, Aalto University

13:20 From reaction to prevention! Real time road weather condition data for winter maintenance, Antti Hirvonen, Road Cloud

13:40 Prizes

13.55 Transition to the outdoor demonstrations

14.00 Coffee/Outdoor Demonstrations at 14.00 /Exhibition

15:00 Communicating the winter maintenance service promise of bike paths, Martti Tulenheimo, The Finnish Cyclists’ Federation

15:20 Winter slip-and-fall accidents and their prevention: an equality perspective, Johannes Mesimäki, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd

15:40 Bicycle-based Winter Maintenance Quality Assessment on Bicycle-paths, Sebastian Bussman, West Coast Road Masters Oy

16:00 Increased winter road safety with information regarding road condition, Viktoria Bogren, Klimator AB

16:20 Experience in Contract models, Otto Kärki and Magnus Nygård, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency

16:40 How robotics could enhance quality assurance and situational awareness in infrastructure construction projects, Markus Melander, GRK Infra Oy

17.00 Final words