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Half of ITS Canada's current Board of Directors is up for election in 2017.  The election will be held in May, with results confirmed by the members at the Annual General Meeting June 22, 2017 via teleconference. 

The 2017 ITS World Congress Montreal has been highlighted in ITS International.

The Chair of ITS Canada’s Student Essay Awards Committee, Mr. Michael Bailey, is pleased to announce the launch of the 2017 ITS Canada Student Essay Awards. The contest is open to Canadian citizens and permanent residents who are undergraduate and/or graduate students registered at a Canadian university in a program related to intelligent transportation. Essays should address the topic “Integrated Mobility in Smart Cities”. 

Australia’s position as a global leader in transport technology just got stronger. The Australian Government has today awarded iMOVE CRC, a new intelligent transport cooperative research centre, a $55 million grant for a ten year research and development project. 

The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, Minister responsible for FedDev Ontario, and Member of Parliament for Mississauga– Malton showing support to proud ITS Canada member, innovative Tech company iS5Com during his visit Friday March 3, 2017.  

The ITS Australia Smart Transport for Australia Report was released today and  is a review of the nation’s smart transport technology industry, identifying future opportunities for safer, more efficient and sustainable transport. 

The ITS World Congress returns to North America this year via Montréal. Claude Carette is the Director of Infrastructure, Roads and Transportation for the City of Montréal and serves as the chair of this year’s event. He talked with Transporation Radio about the conference and some of what visitors can look forward to.

The City of Mississauga oficially showcased its new state-of-the-art Advanced Transportation Management Systems (ATMS) Centre manage traffic on its road network.



Feb 1st, 2017

Join ITS Canada NOW and save 10% of membership dues until the end of March 31, 2017.

Returning 2016-17 members will save 10% on their 2017-18 membershp fees if they renew between April 1-30, 2017.

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January 24, 2017 Winnipeg, MB – Winnipeg’s new Transportation Management Centre (TMC) officially opened and will begin to improve traffic flow as well as provide real-time traffic information to drivers using the Waze app Mayor Brian Bowman announced today.

Chris Philp, Chairman and CEO of ITS Canada spoke with Transportation Radio about what’s happening with transport technology in Canada and the upcoming ITS WC 2017.

Everthing you need to know aboout the 24th ITS WC 2017 is available at WWW.ITSWC2017.ORG

Waterloo Centre for Automotive Research testing highly automated vehicles in StratfordThe Waterloo Centre for Automotive Research (WatCAR) has teamed up with a few industry partners for a month-long trial of some high-tech, highly automated driving functions.


Transportation 2030

Nov 3rd, 2016

The Honorable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, presented Transportation 2030 this morning in Montreal. Transportation 2030 outlines his strategy plan for the future of transportation in Canada.

The ITS WC 2017 Sponsorship and Partnership Prospectus is now available. The 24th ITS World Congress takes place at the Palais des Congrès in Montreal, Quebec, Canada  from October 29 - November 2, 2017, This exciting event is produced by ITS America in conjunction with ITS Canada.. 

The 19th Annual Conference & Exhibition presentations are now available in PDF format and can be accessed by clicking here.