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Salah Al Marzooqi

Dubai Roads & Transport Authority
Director of Intelligent Traffic Systems Department (ITS)
Eng. Salah Al Marzooqi, a leading subject matter expert in ITS, with over a 20 years experience in planning, managing and deployment of high profile ITS projects in the UAE. An Electronics Engineering graduate from the Dubai Higher College of Technology in 2001 with a passion of utilizing advanced technologies for the benefit of society. Currently, the Director of ITS Department in RTA since June 2018. Implemented key projects include the recently completed state of the art ITS Expansion Project (ITS 2020) increased the coverage of ITS on Dubai’s Main Road Network from 11% previously to 60%.  Also overseeing the continuous development and enhancement of Parking Management Systems, Traffic Control Systems and the award winning Salik System using advanced AI, Big Data and IoT technologies and preparing the ITS infrastructure for connected and autonomous vehicles in line with the government’s and RTA strategic goals and objectives. In charge of the day to day operations centers for Salik and Traffic Management including the newly inaugurated Dubai ITS Centre to facilitate the smooth and safe travel of millions of road users on Dubai’s road network.