The International Association of Transportation Regulators (IATR) 33rd annual conference begins on Monday with a ton of sessions focused on the event’s theme of “Resilient Regulation!” Today it was announced that Her Excellency Dagmawit Moges, Minister of Transport of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, will deliver the opening keynote speech on Tuesday, October 27 at 9:00 a.m. (ET)—and addition to an already packed schedule that features more than 70 speakers over the four-day event. The conference will be held virtually for the first time this year.
H.E. Dagmawit Moges Bekele was appointed as Minister of Transport of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in October 2018. After studying for her BA in Public Administration and Development Management (PADM), she worked as a Graduate Assistant Lecturer at Addis Ababa University (A.A.U). She acquired her MA in Public Management and Policy (MPMP) from the same department and university. She worked as a General Manager of Kolfe Keraneyo Sub-City of A.A City Government and then served as Micro and small Enterprises Development Bureau Head of A.A city Government. Subsequently she worked as a Deputy Bureau head of Addis Ababa City Government Trade and Industry Bureau then a Deputy Bureau head of Addis Ababa City Government Capacity Building Bureau.
To register for the conference, or to see the full lineup of sessions and speakers, visit iatr.global/2020.