Future Roads is an annual two-day conference for the New Zealand roading sector providing a forum for strategy, discussion and execution.

Delegates can expect:

  • panel discussions boasting chief executives and government leaders
  • updates on the latest roading projects
  • local and international case studies
  • expert speakers presenting within the New Zealand context
  • interactive exhibition
  • training and education opportunities
  • networking 
  • industry gala dinner

The conference programme covers the following content areas – leadership and government strategy, procurement, materials, technology and smart traffic signals and control centres. 

Innovation, information, and practical advice are shared with the knowledge that a better understanding and a more informed, cohesive sector can help you work together to achieve your roading goals sooner.


05 Jun 2024

Award to recognise outstanding individual in roading

A new industry award has been launched to recognise individual achievement in the New Zealand roading sector.

The Rising Star Award is for the standout person aged under 40 in the New Zealand roading industry, defined by their achievements during their career to-date.

26 Apr 2024

Expanded format for 2024

The theme for 2024 is Optimising your roading investment.

This year’s conference planning is well underway and will see the addition of a third stream, which will include a stage and seating area in the exhibition hall.