UEM Edgenta and PLUS Malaysia Berhad (“PLUS”) were joint silver sponsors under the UEM Group umbrella at the 2nd International Road Federation Asia Regional Congress and Exhibitions 2016 (“IRF2016”). UEM Edgenta was represented by Opus International (M) Berhad (“Opus”) and PLUS through TERAS Teknologi at the event which was held at the Putra World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur from 16 to 20 October 2016.
With the theme “Connecting Asia with Better Roads”, the four-day international exhibition and conference attracted more than 1,000 visitors comprising road agency engineers and managers, engineering consultants, road contractors, technology providers, equipment manufacturers, financing institutions and investment firms, researchers and academics.
During the IRF2016, 43 conferences were held, along with seminars comprising workshops, technical and networking sessions. The event aimed to help policy-makers, planners and infrastructure operators from across Asia build a resilient and sustainable road and transport infrastructure that can drive regional economic growth and prosperity. Five speakers from Opus presented their papers and imparted their knowledge and experience to the industry experts.