| Upcoming events
11 to 15 Jan 2015, Washington D.C., USA
The Transportation Research Board (TRB) 94th Annual Meeting will be held in Washington, D.C. at its new venue, the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The information-packed program is expected to attract 12,000 transportation professionals from around the world to Washington, D.C., January 11-15, 2015.
The TRB Annual Meeting program covers all transportation modes, with more than 5,000 presentations in nearly 750 sessions and workshops addressing topics of interest to all attendees—policy makers, administrators, practitioners, researchers, and representatives of government, industry, and academic institutions.
A number of sessions and workshops will focus on the spotlight theme for the 2015 TRB Annual Meeting, Corridors to the Future: Transportation and Technology.
15 to 16 Jan 2015, Washington
The annual conference co-organized by EMBARQ and the World Bank will address the theme of Smart Cities for Shared Prosperity, and will examine how smart, connected urban mobility can improve quality of life in cities.
2 to 5 Feb 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
The meeting organized by Cooperation for Urban Mobility in the Developing World (CODATU) will focus on “Energy, climate and air quality challenges: the role of urban transport policies in developing countries and emerging economies.”
8 to 13 Feb 2015, Geneva, Switzerland
The first part of the third session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP 3) of the UNFCCC will convene from 8-13 February 2015.
7 to 8 May 2015, Washington D.C., USA
The meeting is supported by the Transportation Research Board of the US National Academies. It will explore the research and institutionalization of sustainable practices
13 to 16 Jul 2015, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD) will result in an intergovernmentally negotiated and agreed outcome on financing for development.
25 to 27 Sep 2015, New York, USA
The UN Summit for the adoption of the post-2015 development agenda was mandated by the UN General Assembly.
30 Nov to 11 Dec 2015, Paris, France
The 21st session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 21) to the UNFCCC and 11th session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the Meeting of the Parties (CMP) to the Kyoto Protocol will take place in Paris, France.