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Bringing together top researchers, highway officials, suppliers, producers and others who are working to advance the specification and performance of asphalt/bitumen. For over 50 years, we’ve promoted research that has led to safer, longer-lasting and more cost-effective highways throughout the world.
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Tuesday to Thursday July 19 to 21, 2022
This year WRI is dedicating a special session to the “Future of Asphalt”. A panel of experts are anticipated to discuss asphalt binder of the future: asphalt production/supply/applications, possible alternative binders, and potential consequences of the US Infrastructure bill. Tentatively, six speakers will be invited to present their views on:
Bitumen supplier perspectives
Paving contractor perspectives
Roofing company perspectives
Possible impact / consequences of the Infrastructure Bill
Presentations will be followed by a panel Q&A and discussion session. Please stay tuned as we announce our upcoming panel of experts!
The Future of Asphalt
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This conference is a must for highway materials specialists, additives producers, roofing manufacturers and anyone else whose job depends on knowing how asphalts will perform in a given application over time.
In-Person or On-Line
PARC is Unique
Our conference has been virtual the last two years. We are looking forward to sharing everything from fundamental research to field trials, however you can attend.
A Must-Attend Asphalt Research Event
Topics include Asphalt Chemistry, Properties, Lifecycles, and more...Register Today
Presentations at the Petersen Conference typically precede formal publication by one or two years. Since no conference proceedings are published, researchers may freely share new results, which keeps the Petersen Conference (and participants) at the forefront of the field.
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PARC 2021 by the Numbers
Diverse representation across the asphalt industry