Programme 2022

We're bringing together the best speakers and ideas from around the world.

With a theme of ‘Changing Today for Tomorrow’, the conference will be a multi-disciplinary event featuring representatives from all facets of road and transport safety including research, teaching, practice and policy.

For both face-to-face and virtual delegates, all virtual content will be available to watch from Monday 26 September 2022.

For our face-to-face delegates only, we’ll kick things off with a series of pre-conference meetings and events on Tuesday 28 September, 2022 and we’ll conclude with our conference awards presentation on Friday 30 September, 2022. Click on the days below to get a more detailed look into the ARSC 2022 programme.

12:00pm –
5:00pm

Registration opens

1:00pm –
3:00pm

Pre-conference Events:

Early Career Professionals Event
International Outreach Chapter (IOC)
Women in Road Safety Networking

To learn more about each pre-conference event please click here.

3:00pm –
4:30pm

Conference Pre-Day Field Trips

Bus Trip

Walking Trip

Cycling/e-scooter trip

5:30pm –
7:30pm

7.30am –
8:30am

Registration opens
Arrival tea and coffee

8:30am –
9:30am

Mihi Whakatau and Conference Welcome

9:30am –
10:30am

Plenary 1:

Road to Zero (Safety and Sustainability)

Prof. Claes Tingvall, Towards Zero Foundation

Bryan Sherritt, Road to Zero

Fabian Marsh, Waka Kotahi, NZ Transport Agency

10:30am – 11:00am

Morning Tea & Exhibition

11:00am – 12:30pm

Concurrent sessions 1-5

Safe Road Design

Safety Capacity Building

Licensing and Young Drivers

Applying Safe Systems

Live Virtual Symposium

12:30pm –
1:30pm

Lunch & Exhibition

1:30pm –
3:00pm

Concurrent Sessions 6-10

Vehicle Technology

Regional Road Safety

Older road users, health conditions

Local Government Safety Programs Symposium

Live virtual symposium

3:00pm –
3:30pm

Afternoon tea

3:30pm –
5:00pm

Plenary 2:

Achieving vision zero outcomes for Indigenous peoples

Tara McCarthy, Transport for New South Wales

Rāhera Elisaia-Hopa, Te Ara Haepapa

Prof. Juanita Sherwood, Charles Stuart University

6:00pm –
7:00pm

8:00am –
8:30am

Registration Opens
Arrival tea and coffee

8:30am –
10:00am

Concurrent Sessions 11-15

Safety Treatments & Evaluations

Automated Enforcement Symposium

Rapid Fire Poster Session

Active & Emerging Modes

Thursday Virtual Symposium session

10:00am –
10:30am

Poster Session

10:30am –
11:00am

Morning Break

11:00am –
12:30pm

Plenary 3:

Climate Change and Carbon Zero

Prof. Simon Kingham, University of Canterbury

Dr Oscar Oviedo-Trespalacios, Carrs-Q

Dr Rod Carr, Climate Commission

12:30pm –
1:30pm

Lunch

1:30pm –
3:00pm

Session 16-18

Safe Systems & Vision Zero

Workplace safety

Distraction, Fatigue & Stress

1:30pm –
3:00pm

3:00pm –
3:30pm

Afternoon Break

3:30pm –
5:00pm

Plenary 4:

Achieving Transformation Change & Innovation

Michael Nieuwesteeg, Austroads

Prof. Susan Krumdieck, Heriot-Watt University

Future of Transport Panel

Martin Mathews, Ohmio Automotion

Prof. Mark Stevenson, University of Melbourne

Prof. Narelle Haworth, Carrs-Q, QUT

Nicole Rosie, Waka Kotahi, NZ Transport Agency

Prof. Susan Krumdieck, Heriot-Watt University

7:30pm –
11:30pm

Stantec Conference Dinner with ACRS and Trafinz Awards

Awards presented by Hon. Michael Wood, Minister of Transport

8:00am –
8:30am

Registration Opens
Arrival tea and coffee

8:30am –
10:00am

Sessions 21-25:

Crash Analysis Studies

Implementing Speed Management Symposium

Impaired and Dangerous/Risky Driving

Safer Roads

Virtual Symposium

10:00am –
10:30am

Morning Break

10:30am – 12:30pm

Plenary 5:

Designing Streets for People

Hon. Michael Wood, Minister of Transport

Kelly Larson, Bloomberg Philanthropies

Skye Duncan, NACTO

Prof. Mark Stevenson, University of Melbourne

Beth Robrahn, City of Sydney

12:30pm –
1:30pm

Lunch

1:30pm –
3:00pm

Sessions 26 – 30:

Speed Management

Vehicle safety

Child Restraints & Disabilities, sponsored by Transurban

Safety Assessments

Virtual Symposium

3:00pm –
3:30pm

Afternoon Break

3:30pm –
4:15pm

Plenary 6:

Policing and Speed

Andrew Coster, NZ Police

Anna Bray Sharpin, Waka Kotahi, NZ Transport Agency

4:15pm –
4:45pm

Conference Awards

4:45pm –
5:00pm

Poroporoaki (closing/farewell)

ARSC 2022 28-30 SEPTEMBER CHRISTCHURCH, NZ & ONLINE

28-30 SEPTEMBER 2022

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