Australian students invited to enter ITS World Congress Montreal 2017 Essay Competition

Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®), a nonprofit R&D organization specializing in advanced science and applied technology, is pleased to announce that it will once again sponsor the Student Essay Competition of ITS World Congress 2017 in Montréal, Canada, October 29 to November 2, 2017. Open to Australian and Asia Pacific full-time graduate or undergraduate students enrolled […]

EastLink awarded top 5 Star sustainability rating for the second year in a row

The GRESB Infrastructure Assessment has awarded Melbourne’s EastLink the top “5 star” rating for the second year in a row. The internationally recognised GRESB Infrastructure Assessment covers the environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of 160 infrastructure assets located around the world. Read more

French driverless vehicle manufacturer plans to establish Asia-Pacific HQ in Adelaide

World-leading driverless vehicle company Navya and the State Government have agreed on plans to establish Navya’s Asia-Pacific manufacturing facility in Adelaide. The agreement followed discussions between Premier Jay Weatherill and Navya CEO Christophe Sapet in Paris. Read more

Policy Manager

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

Cubic Executive Appointed to Australia’s iMOVE Cooperative Research Centre Board of Directors

Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS), a business unit of Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB), has announced the appointment of Dirk Van de Meerssche, sales and marketing director of intelligent transport systems and tolling for CTS-Asia Pacific, to the board of directors at iMOVE Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) in Australia. Read more

HMI Technologies launches Ohmio Automotion

HMI Technologies has launched subsidiary company Ohmio Automotion, a new company that will design, manufacture and support self-driving vehicles and connected vehicles. Read more

Austroads Report: Prioritising On-Road Public Transport

On-road public transport provides the ability for people to move between their homes, employment, recreation and services efficiently with less road space being required per passenger than private car use. Read more

EastLink launches the annual Victorian self-driving vehicle survey

The first major survey of Victorian motorists’ attitudes to self-driving vehicles is now underway. This annual survey will track changes into the future. Read more

Australian consultancy Cica Group appoints industry leader Brian Negus to keep up with rapid growth

Cica Group has announced the appointment of Brian Negus, Strategic Adviser for the Royal Automobile Club of Victoria (RACV), as Chair of their board. Cica’s network of experienced consultants guide enterprises to deliver complex technology projects, across sectors including intelligent transport systems (ITS), transport infrastructure, mining, utilities and government. Read more

ITS (UK) Interest Group hears “Fix information quality first”

A group of the UK’s leading public transport experts are warning that traveller information must get much more reliable and available before Mobility as a Service (MaaS) can become a reality. Read more