2020 Ahead of the Curve Webinar Series

Mark your calendars for these dates.

After the success of the 2019 Webinar series, the PPRA is proud to present the 2020 Ahead of the Curve series. This year, experts from AEMA, ARRA, ISSA, and affiliate organizations are curiating four one-hour webinars to help agancies and pavement owners make the most of their pavement assets & resources, using the tools found on RoadResource.org. 

Particpants will learn new tools and concepts including in-depth training on the calculators and resources on RoadResource.org. Plus, experts within each treatment discipline will walk participants through best practices around preservation treatments, asphalt recycling, and asphalt emulsions to better equip you and your entire network for success. 


Ahead of the Curve: RoadResource.org 2020 Webinar Series

   Tuesday, April 28th 12:00 CDT

Stretching Budgets Further, Especially Now

 Watch Recording

   Thursday, May 14th 12:00 CDT

 Managing More with Less

 Watch Recording

   Tuesday , July 21st 12:00 CDT

 Small Agency, Big Plans: What Pavement Managers   in Small Communities Should be doing to Maintain   their Road Networks

 Watch Recording

   Wednesday, September 30th 12:00 CDT

 Road Network Improvement Following Economic   Downturn

 Watch Recording

   Wednesday, December 2nd 12:00 CDT

 Topic Coming Soon


Subscribe to Ahead of the Curve, the RoadResource.org newsletter for updates and reminders about the 2020 Ahead of the Curve webinar series. All particpants are welcome to attend and encouraged to share educational learnings with their peers and neighboring cities and counties. Participation is free. Recordings for all webinars will be available following the live presentation dates.


PPRA/FHWA Webinars

A separate series, produced in collaboration with the Federal Highway Administration  will be airing throughout 2020. Each of the FHWA/PPRA Webinars is focused on technical information from each association’s practices, disciplines & treatments. For more information on the PPRA/FHWA webinar series, visit aema.org, arra.org, and slurry.orgEach FHWA/ PPRA webinar is scheduled for the third Thursday of every month at 2pm EST. 



 February  Emulsions 101 AEMA
March   Intro to Slurry Systems & Site Selection ISSA
April   Milling Best Practices ARRA
May   Crack Treatments Overview, Project Selection & Design ISSA
July  Tack & Fog Seal AEMA
August  Chip Seal Introduction, Site Selection, Design & Materials ISSA
September  CIR & CCPR ARRA
October  Engineered Emulsions AEMA
November  Slurry / Micro Mix Design & Material Testing ISSA
December  FDR ARRA