This Year’s Schedule

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

With a theme of ‘Towards Zero – A Fresh Approach‘, the conference will be a multi-disciplinary event featuring representatives from all facets of road and transport safety including research, teaching, practice and policy.

We’ll kick things off with a series of pre-conference meetings and events on Monday 27 September, 2021 and we’ll conclude with our conference awards presentation on Thursday 31 September, 2021.

For full details, download the latest schedule or view our program overview below.

ARSC 2021 Draft Program

Last Updated: 18 June, 2021

1:00 – 5:00pm

Conference Pre-Day

Pre-Conference Meetings/Events

7.30am

Registration Open

8:30 – 9:00am

Opening Plenary Session

9:00 – 10:30am

Plenary 1:

Doing it differently – what needs to change?

10:30 – 11:00am

Morning Tea, Exhibition & Poster Displays

11:00 – 12:30pm

Plenary 2:

Managing Road Safety Within Complex Systems

12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunch, Exhibition & Poster Displays

1:30 – 2:45pm

Concurrent Sessions 1:

Road Audit/Assessment

Crash Data Analysis 1

Workplace

Older Road Users

Education – Children

Motorcycle Riders

2:45 – 3:00pm

Poster Session

3:00 – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea, Exhibition & Poster Displays

3:30 – 5:00pm

Concurrent Sessions 2:

Licensing

Crash Data Analysis 2

Intelligent Transport Systems

Symposium 1: Achieving Speed Management in the Eastern Mediterranean Region

Roads and Roadsides

Seat Belts and Child Restraints

5:00 – 7:30pm

Welcome Reception

8:00 – 8:30am

Registration Open

Tea & Coffee on Arrival

8:30 – 10:30am

Plenary 3:

Will technology save us?

10:30 – 11:00am

Morning Tea, Exhibition & Poster Displays

11:00 – 12:30pm

Concurrent Sessions 3:

Speed 1

Safe System

Symposium 2: Creating Opportunity for People Who Can’t Access Safe Mobility and Making it a Reality

Symposium 3: Event Data Recorders

Symposium 4: How Can Road Safety Strategies Increase Safety For All Road Users

Health

12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunch, Exhibition & Poster Displays

1:30 – 3:00pm

Concurrent Sessions 4:

Speed 2

Education

Symposium 5: Road Safety Projects Implemented by Local Government and Community Road Safety

Symposium 6: Wildlife Crashes – Whole of System Approach

Symposium 7: Design, the Law and Lego – an Interdisciplinary approach to Road Safety

Vehicle Technology

3:00 – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea, Exhibition & Poster Displays

3:30 – 5:00pm

Concurrent Sessions 5:

Impairment – Alcohol & Drugs

Intersections

Young Drivers

Symposium 9: Targeting the Reduction to Fatigue-Related Motor Vehicle Crashes Through the Development of Roadside Testing

Environment

Cyclists & Scooters

6:30 – 7:30pm

Awards Ceremony

7:30 – 9:30pm

Awards Reception

8:00 – 8:30am

Registration Open

Tea & Coffee on Arrival

8:30 – 10:30am

Plenary 4:

Translating Research into Practice: Workplace Road Safety

10:30 – 11:00am

Morning Tea, Exhibition & Poster Displays

11:00 – 12:30pm

Concurrent Sessions 6:

Community & Local Government

Crash Data Analysis 3

Road Design & the Built Environment

Symposium 11: Managing the Safety of Ageing Heavy Vehicle Drivers

Motorways, Tunnels & Underpasses

Mobile Phones

12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunch, Exhibition & Poster Displays

1:30 – 3:00pm

Concurrent Sessions 7:

Enforcement & Policing

Heavy Vehicles

Evaluations

Safe System & Infrastructure

Pedestrians

Connected & Automated Vehicles (CAV)

3:00 – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea, Exhibition & Poster Displays

3:30 – 4:30pm

Plenary 5:

Systems Thinking for Future Road Safety (Zero by 2050)

4:30 – 5:00pm

Conference Wrap-up

Presentation of the Conference Awards for Best Papers/Posters/Presentations

Invitation to ARSC 2022

Thank you and goodbye

5:00pm

Conference Concludes

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28-30 SEPTEMBER 2021

Join Australasia's leading road safety and injury prevention researchers, practitioners and policy makers, in Melbourne, Australia and online.
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