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Workshop Objectives
This three days workshop-cum-training programme will bring together professionals working in the area of city and transportation planning, road and traffic safety, highway planning and safety, and law enforcement agencies to acquaint them with the state-of-the-art information in the field. The workshop is especially designed for an interdisciplinary audience of transport policy planners, police officers, traffic and road engineers, highway planners and city transport authorities. The contents of the workshop are especially focused to give a system perspective to the road traffic safety and design of transport infrastructure.

By the end of the workshop  the participants should be::

Be aware of Be able to Target group

The workshop especially designed for the participants who must be working in Transport/Traffic Departments of States/Union Territories and Municipal Corporations.


participants from 7 states were attended the workshop.

Host Institution

Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme (TRIPP) at Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India

is an interdisciplinary programme focusing on the reduction of adverse health effects of road transport. Faculty members are involved in planning safer urban transportation systems and infrastructure for the future. It is the Volvo Research and Educational Foundations International Centre of Excellence and Ministry of Urban Development, Centre of Excellence for urban transport.

Workshop Outline

Day 1, 29 August 2016

Day 2, 30  August 2016

Day 3, 31 August 2016

Day 4, 1 September 2016


Dinesh Mohan,  IIT Delhi, India: Bio-mechanics and road safety
Geetam Tiwari,  
IIT Delhi, India: Transport planning
K.N.Jha, IIT Delhi, India: Structure and construction safety
K.R. Rao, IIT Delhi, India: Transportation engineering
Sandeep Gandhi, S.G. Architect: Traffic calming in urban areas 
Puneet Mahajan, IIT Delhi, India: Crash helmets and human vibration
Sumeet Gupta, IIT Delhi, India: Traffic safety data


  • Correspondence address

    Prof. Geetam Tiwari
    Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme
    Room MS 815 Main Building
    Indian Institute of Technology
    Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016
    Phone: +91-11-26596361, 26596575
    Fax: 26858703






    TRIPP Conference Room, 7th Floor, Main Building
    Indian Institute of Technology
    Hauz Khas, New Delhi, India


    9am - 5pm daily


     29 August - 1 September 2016