The ITS World Congress will be the event of 2012 on new technologies for smarter cleaner and safer transport. It continues to be of increasing significance globally and with the theme “Smarter on the Way” the 19th ITS World Congress in Vienna will focus on the main challenges faced by the ITS sector: connecting seamlessly serving customers and encouraging sustainability.
The event aims to gather over 300 exhibitors and attract some 8000 visitors (3000 registered delegates) from more than 60 countries worldwide in the quest to share best practices and build reliable networks.

The Call for Papers is open and the International Programme Committee warmly invites ITS experts to submit a paper to be considered for presentation and publication at the Vienna Congress before the deadline of 13 January 2012.

The general topics of this 19th ITS World Congress in Vienna are:

  1. Optimising provision and use of Infrastructure Traffic and Travel Data and Information
  2. Intelligent infrastructure
  3. Continuity and Interoperability of Seamless Multimodal Services for Mobility
  4. Integrated Safety and Security for all Users
  5. Connected Vehicles Infrastructure and Users for Cooperative Mobility Services
  6. Sustainable Clean and Energy Efficient Mobility

For more detailed information on the topics please click on the Call for Papers

Click on the button below to submit your paper!

Special Interest Sessions: 

At the request of organisations or experts involved in developing and deploying ITS these interactive tailor-made sessions will delve into topics and offer global perspectives and insight on ITS.
To submit your proposal for a Special Session please fill in the form here.


The 19th ITS World Congress in Vienna is a major opportunity to present mature ITS solutions future trends or results of research activities. The demonstrations will address and involve users as much as possible they will take place on public roads and in a closed demo areas close to the exhibition center. The goal of these demonstrations is to provide the user with a true experience of the benefits that ITS can bring to daily life. More than 1.000 people are expected to attend the demonstrations.

The Congress organisers invite national and international actors to participate in the demonstrations to provide an exciting and outstanding programme.

ITS Vienna 2012 will showcase a wide range of cutting-edge solutions.
More than 30 demonstrations are currently planned. The demonstartion committee welcomes you to express your demonstration interest. For more information please contact

The Exhibition will also reflect the theme with industrial exhibitors public authorities and ITS related organisations showcasing technologies and services that are changing the face of transport today or tomorrow. In addition the Exhibition will be open to the general public on Thursday to show how ITS can help in daily life.

Look at the exhibition floor plan to see the impressive list of exhibitors that have already secured their place here.

Information on stand bookings can be found here.

The 19th ITS World Congress in Vienna encourages worldwide policy attendance to foster a wide deployment of ITS solutions.

For further details on the 19th ITS World Congress & Exhibition please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Valérie Mindlin or visit the Congress website which provides you with a first glimpse of what’s in store for Vienna!

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Original Publication Date: Fri 25 Nov 2011