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Save the date: 16th AAPA International Flexible Pavements Conference

Dozens of abstracts have been submitted for AAPA 16th International Flexible Pavements Conference at the Gold Coast in September

Dozens of abstracts have been submitted for AAPA 16th International Flexible Pavements Conference at the Gold Coast in SeptemberDozens of abstracts have been submitted in preparation for the 16th Australia Asphalt Pavement Association International Flexible Pavements Conference in September this year.

A call for papers has seen numerous abstracts submitted for presentation at the annual Conference covering the likes of: high-modulus asphalt (EME2), Fatigue Endurance Limit (FEL), next-generation binder for airport asphalt, fibre-reinforced asphalt concrete and more.

International guests and local experts will converge on the Gold Coast from September 13 to 16 to discuss a variety of topics under the theme of Innovation Driving Value.

Early bird rates close soon for the conference, which will explore some of the next-generation product and equipment technologies set to define the future of the road sector.

What does Innovation Driving Value mean?


  • Unveiling proven technologies to help us be better, smarter
  • Learning about new products, new business models, new solutions to old problems
  • Providing a catalyst for the growth and success (providing “light bulb” moments to stay relevant and up to speed)

Driving Value:

  • Access to equipment, products and techniques to deliver smooth, safe, well-maintained roads
  • Learning how to better maintain existing assets, faster and with less money
  • Local and international learnings to help future-proof new projects

Topics planned for the Conference include:

– Perpetual Pavements

– Next Generation Cold & Warm Surfacings

– Safer & Smoother Riding Surfaces

– Sustainability & Recycling

– Asset Preservation & Rehabilitation

– Stakeholder Engagement

– Development in Heavy Duty Pavements

– Innovative Implementation

Delegate Packages:

  • Full Registration

Early bird rate closes 30 June 2015

AAPA Member: AUD$1850.00 (Early bird), AUD$2050.00

Non-Member: AUD$2100.00 (Early bird), AUD$2300.00

Includes attendance at all Conference Sessions and Social Events. Excludes Golf Day and Master Classes.

  • Day Registration

AAPA Member: AUD$700.00

Non-Member: AUD$800.00

Includes attendance at Conference Sessions on the day you have registered only. Social Functions are an additional cost.

  • Master Class Registration

Conference Attendees: AUD$150.00

Non-conference attendees: AUD$250.00Includes attendance at the Master Class only. No Conference Sessions are included.

Delegates will be given:

– Access to an unmatched range of Global and Local Speakers

– Entry to and be absorbed by the most prestigious event in the Industry

– Access to Industry and Government representatives and knowledge transfer

– Practical, proven learnings, products and opportunities to be considered for implementation now

– A memorable and enjoyable experience -100% of the time

– Access to unrivalled Networking and Social Events

Want to Register?

Delegate and Accommodation bookings can be made online.

To register, please visit:

New users will need to create a new Currinda Profile to register.

If you have any enquiries please contact:

Phoebe White, Event Coordinator

YRD Event Management

T: (07) 3368 2422

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