IRF World Congress 2024, Istanbul

The website is live and registration is open for the IRF World Congress 2024 in Istanbul, Turkey.
Finance & Funding / June 24, 2024 2 minutes Read
By MJ Woof
IRF Congress 2024, Istanbul

The International Road Federation (IRF) has announced the launch of the official website of the congress and the opening of registration for its upcoming IRF World Congress to be held in Istanbul on 15-18 October 2024.

With over 2,000 participants from 130 countries, the event is set to be a crucial meeting point to discuss the future of mobility on a global scale. Under the theme "Connecting to Empower Sustainable Mobility for All," the congress will focus on the importance of creating networks and collaborations that promote sustainable solutions for current and future challenges in the transport sector.

Early bird Registration: Secure your spot!
Registration for the Congress is now open, with early bird rates available until 15 July and special discounts for groups. This is a unique opportunity for participants to secure a place at this important event, which promises to provide deep insights, valuable connections, and a clear vision of the future of transport and infrastructure.

A Diverse Programme and Ministerial Meeting
The Congress boasts a rich and diverse programme, including technical sessions (6 in parallel) and special high-level sessions; technical visits to Türkiye’s infrastructure landmarks such as the Eurasia Tunnel and the Çanakkale 1915 Bridge. A highlight of the Congress will be the ministerial meeting on the theme "Decarbonised and Resilient Transport for Resilient Societies and Economies," offering world leaders the opportunity to discuss strategies and initiatives to address the crucial challenges of sustainability and resilience in the transport sector.

Exhibition and Sponsorship Opportunities
In an exhibition space covering 5,000m2, companies will have the opportunity to showcase their products and services through various exhibition space options and activities. The Open Stage Café will offer them the possibility to present their work and products in a convivial atmosphere.

Additionally, sponsorship opportunities offer a range of exclusive benefits such as tailor-made meetings with decision-makers, extensive promotional visibility across all congress materials, free passes, exhibition space, and VIP tickets for the Gala dinner among many others.

For more information on exhibition, sponsorship, and registration opportunities, visit the Congress webpage at or contact the IRF directly via email at [email protected].

Call for the IRF Awards 2024 
The IRF Awards offer an unparalleled opportunity to recognise and celebrate outstanding achievements by innovators in the transport and mobility sector. This year, the World Congress will provide a particularly prestigious stage for the awards ceremony. Fourteen categories of awards will be presented, including: Road Safety, Climate Resilience and Adaptation, Infrastructure Management and Maintenance, Traffic Management and ITS (Intelligent Transport Systems), Equipment and Manufacturing, and Urban and Rural Roads. Applications are now open! Learn more on how to submit an application on  

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