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Meet the speakers

The 13th Annual Road User Charging Conference is here! In this feature, meet some of the speakers that will be taking part in the two-day event.

Mind your language!

The 13th Annual Road User Charging Conference takes place March 2-3, 2016, in Brussels. Conference chair, Keith Mortimer, calls for delegates to enjoy healthy debate at the event

International Lessons on Road User Charging

It’s back to Brussels for the 13th Annual Road User Charging Conference. Check out this year’s line up of internationally renowned speakers for the road pricing sector’s leading annual event

An electric future

Justin Hamilton takes a look at the growth of electronic toll charging and payment technology across India and South-East Asia

Russian toll

Russian toll

Justin Hamilton speaks to the Russian Federal Road Agency as they prepare to launch the world’s largest nationwide toll On 8 December 2008, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin began the long journey towards a nationwide road pricing scheme for heavy goods vehicles with the ratification of Russia’s transport strategy 2030. The document was intended to create […]

Road user charging and privacy in the EU

Road user charging and privacy in the EU

Wouter Van Haaften explores the thorny issue of GNSS based pricing, data and individual privacy In 2009 the great Dutch kilometre charge lost its majority in parliament and was put in the mausoleum of failed attempts to introduce road pricing in the Netherlands. One of the reasons for this sudden death of the ‘kilometerheffing’ was […]

A powerful solution

A powerful solution

The use of global navigation satellite systems is growing across Europe and beyond GNSS represents a powerful solution to many of the challenges faced by today’s road tolling operators, who need to know who is on a given road, for how long and over what distance – all with a very high degree of accuracy […]