Lauchlan McIntosch has been elected Global NCAP Chairman at the organisation’s annual meeting held in Antwerp. He succeeds Max Mosley who is retiring as Chairman having served in this role since Global NCAP’s formation in 2011. Lauchlan McIntosh is a past President of ITS Australia. Read more
ITS Australia is seeking a Policy Manager. This new role is an opportunity to be a thought leader and influence how we will live tomorrow. Attractive package and flexible conditions for the right candidate. Would suit someone from the industry, with passion and drive to make a difference. Read more
ITS Australia has particpated in an industry collective representing over 380 public and private sector organisations that define transport and mobility in Australia.
The Smart Transport for Mobility Systems Joint Submission recommends that the Federal Government considers including smart transport and mobility system indicators in the National Cities Performance Framework (NCPF). Read more
ITS Australia will today meet with the Hon Darren Chester MP, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport to consider future transport technology opportunities in Australia.
ITS Australia identified 43 focus areas for Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) in its Report Smart Transport for Australia to support the development, deployment and adoption of transport technology to improve the safety, efficiency and sustainability of Australia’s transport network. Read more
ITS Australia has welcomed the latest Australian state government announcement of connected and automated vehicle trials on public roads.
On Friday 11 August 2017, the Victorian Government announced an automated vehicle trial had commenced on the Monash-CityLink-Tullarmarine corridor in partnership with RACV, Transurban and VicRoads. Read more
Solar powered cars, drones and the Southern Hemisphere’s only Hyperloop project are among the transport technology initiatives being considered to transform mobility in Australia.
Intelligent transport systems (ITS) leaders from American, Asia Pacific and Europe will join the Australian smart transport community to explore current and future technologies at the Australian Intelligent Transport Systems Summit, 27-28 September 2017, at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Read more
The Australian Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) industry has been invited to ensure talent and achievements are duly recognized.
ITS Australia has called on Australian governments, industry and academic institutions to nominate cutting edge projects and high achievers operating in the transport technology industry for the ITS Australia National Awards 2017. Read more
Melbourne, 15 May 2017 – The economic benefit of the 23rd World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems, in Melbourne, is now estimated to be $46.6 million – nearly twice the initial projection.
The increase is attributed to the higher than anticipated attendance figures. More than 11,500 Australian and international delegates participated – that’s 4,500 registrations more than the target figure of 7,000. The high volume of visitors had a positive impact on the local economy with benefits felt, in particular, across hotels, transport companies, restaurants and places of interest. Read more