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Calender of Events

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Calender of Events

Ongoing Events:

Research Pays Off Seminar Series

Every 3rd Tuesday of the month 10:00am - 11:00am (CST)
Road Research will provide a monthly seminar to highlight research topics that will make an impact on the work done here in the state of Minnesota and around the country. Let us know which topics you would like covered in future seminars, and sign up to get on our email distribution list. To view scheduled topics and past recorded seminars, please visit the Research Pays Off Seminar Series home page.

2016 Events:

20th Annual NRRA Pavement Conference

Thursday February 18th 7:30am - 4:30pm
Formerly known as the TERRA Pavement Conference, NRRA will continue the tradition of presenting sessions about current practices that implement new pavement research and technology.
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2015 Events (completed):

Swedish Scan Tour

September 28th-29th, 2015
Agenda and Presentations

LTPP Profiler Rodeo

June 8th-15th, 2015
Contact - Larry Wiser

MnROAD Workshop

February 11th, 2015 1:00pm - 4:30pm
This workshop highlights MnROAD’s Phase II benefits, showcasing the innovations that will lead to better ways of making roads last longer, perform better and cost less to build and maintain. This half-day workshop will include presentations focused on implementation by both MnROAD researchers and partnering agencies and will also include opportunities for one-on-one discussions with researchers to learn more about the tools they have developed, as well as give feedback for future research.
Agenda and Presentations (PDF)

19th Annual TERRA Pavement Conference

February 12th, 2015 8:00am - 4:30pm
Sessions focus on current practices that implement new pavement research and technology.
Conference Archive

2014 Events (completed):

18th Annual TERRA Pavement Conference

February 5th, 2014
Sessions focus on current practices that implement new pavement research and technology. Specifically, presentations emphasize new materials and methods that can assist decision makers in providing the most cost-effective strategies for building, repairing, and maintaining pavement infrastructure.
Conference Archive

Regional Development Commissions in Minnesota Tour

April 24, 2014
MnROAD General Tour

FHWA's Sustainable Pavement Technical Working Group (SPTWG) Tour

May 7-8, 2014
Seventh meeting of National experts working on pavement sustainability. This two day meeting based out of the Radisson Hotel Bloomington will include a MnROAD tour on May 7th from 1:30-4:30.

MnDOT 2014 Research Peer Exchange

June 10-12, 2014
Quantifying & Communicating the Value of Research Implementation for MnROAD Phase-II Research Projects and Development of MnROAD’s Future Research. MnROAD tour on June 11th.

AASHTO Subcommittee on Materials Tour

August 1, 2014

MnROAD 20th Anniversary Open House

August 6, 2014 10:00am- 2:00pm

SHRP2 R26 Workshop for the Preservation of High-Traffic-Volume Roadways

September 3rd-5th 2014
Depot Renaissance Hotel – Minneapolis, Minnesota
Agenda - MnROAD Tour