On 22-26 October 2012 ERTICO – ITS Europe is organising in close cooperation with its counterpart regional organisations and the Host organisation the 19th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems & services (ITS) in Vienna Austria.

Vienna is conveniently located in the centre of Europe displaying a live array of sophisticated technology including an extensive transportation system but also whilst demonstrating the rich culture amidst the city.

The ITS Congresses continue to be of increasing significance globally while gathering over 300 exhibitors and 8000 visitors from more than 60 countries worldwide in the quest to share best practices and build reliable networks.  Undeniably the World Congress is a unique opportunity to learn more about ITS achievements and its vast potential for all stakeholders whether policy-maker manufacturer supplier transport operator service provider or user.

The Congress provides an exciting opportunity to the global ITS Community; to learn discuss experience challenge and advance ITS on the political technical business and strategic level.  The Congress is an invitation to make every voice heard and to generate ideas with each other. Vienna 2012 will be another milestone to a world where ITS becomes reality improving the well being of society.

Within the theme Smarter on the Way the Vienna ITS World Congress is going to deal with innovative systems for the improvement of mobility.  The energy-efficient and environmentally friendly transport policy using intelligent systems and services has continually proved to be of great importance in Europe and worldwide. Austria is particularly calling for an exceedingly high degree of well-balanced freight and passenger mobility using multimodality. Needless to say the ideal place to host the 19th ITS World Congress – “Smarter on the Way!”

The venue for ITS Vienna 2012 is the Messe Wien which is located very close to downtown Vienna.  The main Demonstration Area is beside this Congress Centre where state of the art cooperative mobility services based on vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communication will be demonstrated.

We welcome you to be part of this unique opportunity to:

  • Network with all attendees
  • Share best practices and lessons learned though a dynamic Congress programme
  • Explore the latest ITS solutions showcased at the Congress
  • Meet the exhibitors for business and partnership opportunities
  • Disseminate relevant information on ITS to a wide audience
  • Participate in the Technical visits and demonstrations
  • Enjoy the exciting Social Programme.

=>To engage regions nations stakeholders and all modes of transport in order to accelerate the development and wide deployment of ITS solutions

“Smarter on the Way” is the path ahead! – See you in Vienna on the 22 – 26 October 2012.

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Original Publication Date: Thu 07 Oct 2010