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The following list includes the most important and useful ITS websites, where extensive information on ITS activities worldwide; including on ITS projects, events & conferences, researches and latest developments in technology, lessons learned, best practices, products & services and ITS related public/private and international agencies and vendors can be found.

ITS America: www.itsa.org
ITS America (Intelligent Society of America) is the national ITS Society of the USA, with affiliate ITS Societies in many states of the country and links with international ITS Societies. It has a long list of members including private corporations, public agencies and academic institutions involved in ITS. Its “knowledge Center-ITS Resources” page includes links to a long list fo ITS stakeholders including ITS training sites, Federal Transportation Agencies, national and international ITS Societies. ITS America Annual Conference is one of the most attended in the world, with extensive presentations on ITS and technology exhibitions.

ITS Europe: www.eritco.com
ITS Europe (Intelligent Transportation Society of Europe) is the ITS Society for Europe, comprising members from public/private and international ITS related institutions throughout the continent. ITS America and ITS Europe work closely and collaborate on major ITS activities including on researches and development as well as the organization of the ITS World Congress to promote major ITS activities and policies worldwide. The website includes on major upcoming ITS events in Europe such on conferences and symposium, on varied ITS topics and interests.

ITS South Africa: www.itssa.org
As the only ITS Society in Africa for several years, ITS South Africa (Intelligent Transportation Society of South Africa) had built strong experience and knowledge base in ITS, specifically, their applications in the continent. As young organizations, ITS Nigeria and ITS Ethiopia will seek building a strong partnership and cooperation with ITS South Africa, to enhance team work, exchange ideas, expertise and experiences in order to tackle the pressing transportation issues of the continent, and fulfill the shared goal of modernizing transportation systems across Africa. This road will advance the vision of establishing and building ITS Africa (Intelligent Transportation Society of Africa), while strengthening relations of these and upcoming other ITS Societies in the continent with ITS Societies around the world.


 

ITS Nigeria: www.itsnigeria.org:
ITS Nigeria (Intelligent Transportation Society of Nigeria) was launched on October 23rd 2012, at the World ITS Congress, which was held in Vienna, Austria. ITS Nigeria is established for the purpose of promoting ITS in particular in Nigeria and Africa at large through knowledge and technology transfer, by facilitating and creating a conducive environment to share best practices and experiences and provide technical, managerial and policy advisory to public and private transportation stakeholders operating in Nigeria in particular, or Africa in general. ITS Nigeria is currently working hard with the other two sister African ITS Societies i.e. ITS South Africa and ITS Ethiopia to advance the ITS Africa Vision and make it a reality in the continent, hopefully in the near future.

The ITS World Congress: www.itsworldcongress.org
The ITS World Congress is a joint partnership between the three large and continental ITS Societies i.e. ITS America, ITS Europe and ITS-Asia pacific. Its Annual conference which rotates between the three continents is perhaps the largest ITS conference in the world. It attracts thousands of ITS stakeholder members coming from hundreds of public transportation agencies, private companies, academic institutions and many others from across the globe, including from Latin America and Africa. It’s exhibitions are a showcase for the latest state-of-the-art ITS technologies and systems. The conference attracts transportation executives, ITS professionals and academicians worldwide.

ITS International: www.itsinternational.com
ITS International is the source of perhaps the best ITS journal in the world. What is good also, it is distributed free of charge to ITS professionals and practitioners worldwide. It has up-to-date information on ITS best practices, lessons learned, latest technologies as well as products and services.

International Association of Public Transport: www.uitp.org
UITP is the international network for public transportation authorities and operators, policy decision-makers, scientific institutes and service providers. It is a forum for worldwide cooperation, business development and sharing of experiences and know-how for public transport stakeholders. It has over 3,000 members from 92 countries, and is a global advocate of public transport use, sustainability and innovations.

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