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An Award will be made in connection with the ITS World Congress in Montreal 2017, for the best action taken to promote the creation of an ITS workforce which reflects the clients and users of the ITS being supplied and managed.

Connect your company with the ITS Market that is projected to reach
$143 Billion by 2020. 

TRB standing committees have issued calls for papers for the 97th TRB Annual Meeting, January 7-11, 2017, in Washington, D.C, and/or the Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board (TRR). 

ITS Canada's ITS Technology Workshop on May 9th is SOLD OUT.

A big thank you to all our sponsors, TSS-Transportation Simulation Systems, Associated Engineering and the CIty of Calgary,. Exhibitors featured are GGI Road & Traffic, Tacel Ltd and Electromega Ltd.

ITS Canada is pleased to announce a “Call for Nominations” for a special rendition of the 2017 ITS Canada 8th Annual National Awards Program! 

The future of transportation will be electric, autonomous and shared! The idea is becoming widely accepted by industry experts, thus inspiring the main topic of the fall edition of our magazine. Transitioning towards new types of mobility and the autonomization of vehicles creates a lot of expectations, as well as challenges to overcome. Do you have a project to present, specialized knowledge or an opinion to share related to this topic? Let AQTr know!

The Honorable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, was the keynote speaker at the recent Automated Vehicles 2017:"Planning the Next Disruptive Technology" conference held in Toronto and organized by the Conference Board of Canada. 

ITS Canada's latest newsletter is now available with a message from the Chair, an overview of new members, member articles and upcoming events. 

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 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 yesterday.to manage traffic on its road network.

ITS World Congress 2017 Montreal Registration & Housing Now Open! Don't wait, register today

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

Events

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.