TRB is sponsoring the 8th International Conference on Managing Pavement Assets (ICMPA8) on November 15-19, 2011, in Santiago, Chile. The conference is designed to focus on issues associated with fulfilling the social, economic, and environmental responsibilities for sustainable, well managed, better roads. A call for abstracts has been issued for individuals or groups wishing to present at the conference. Abstracts are due September 30, 2010. Additional information on the abstract submission process is available by clicking on the “Paper and Abstracts” link on the conference website.