Highways and Transportation Event

Al-Kindi is delighted to invite you to the upcoming seminar and panel discussion organised by the Highways and Transportation, Special Interest Group of Al-Kindi Society for Engineers.

The event will feature presentations with case studies from the UK and the Middle East on the use of Simulations for achieving smarter, more efficient and user friendly transport infrastructure. The day will conclude with a panel discussion on “Sustainable transport infrastructure – what does this really mean and how can it be achieved?

Members and colleagues interested in joining the Special Interest Group on Highways and Transportation will have the ability to register their interest during the event.

The event will be held at the Iraq Cultural Centre

Fourth Floor,

Threshold and Union House,

65-69 Shepherd’s Bush Green

London, W12 8TX

Date: 26/04/2015 at 16:00.

The event is open to the general public and no prior registration is required. Join us for what will prove to be a lively event with great insights and discussion.

Management Committee

Al-Kindi Society for Engineers


The use of Simulations for smarter, more efficient

and user-friendly transport infrastructure

Sunday 26th April 2015 16:00 – 19:00 pm

16:00 – 16:20 Welcome Refreshments and Networking
16:20 – 16:30 Opening Remarks Opening remarks and Introduction to the Highways and Transportation Special Interest Group of the Al-Kindi.
16:30 – 17:00 The Use of Micro-Simulation in Assessing Highway & Development ProjectsCase studies from UK and Middle East Projects.

Presenter : Mr. Haydar Al Rukabi, Managing Director, Muhel Consulting Limited.

17:00 – 17:30 Simulation of Traffic Control in London UndergroundCase studies of the importance of crowd control and congestion modelling.

Presenter : Dr. Ali Albadri, Chief Engineer, Tube Lines Limited

17:30 – 18:00 Refreshment Break
18:00 – 18:30 The A23 Strategic Corridor in South LondonA case study on traffic engineering, transport planning, development planning as well as local and strategic modelling.

Presenter : Mr Hassan Mohamad, Regional Planner, Transport For London 

18:30 – 19:00 Panel Discussion : Sustainable transport infrastructure – what does this really mean and how can it be achieved?