The legacy of the 2016 ITS World Congress continues to shape the industry in Australia and internationally.

Date:    10 – 14 October 2016

Venue:  Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, VICTORIA Australia

Theme:  ITS – Enhancing Liveable Cities and Communities

After five days of technical tours, demonstrations, exhibitions, plenary sessions and executive forums, the 23rd World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems was hailed as a huge success.

The Congress was the second largest international association conference ever to be held in Melbourne, the largest of its kind hosted in Australia in 2016 and brought benefits to the local economy of more than $25 million (AUD).

Themed ITS – Enhancing Liveable Cities and Communities, Melbourne – the World’s Most Liveable City for the 6th year running – didn’t disappoint, playing host to more than of 11,500 delegates from over 70 countries, who discussed public policy, innovation, technology and advancements in the transport technology space.

Coming together to look for solutions for a rapidly increasing population, and the technology advancements required to support it, Brian Negus, Chair of the World Congress Board of Directors and President of ITS Australia says he is immensely proud of the attendance and the outcomes of the 23rd World Congress, which was hosted in Australia for the first time in more than a decade. Click here to read full press release.

Key messages, themes, moments and memories of the 23rd World Congress have been captured in the Post Congress Report. Compiled by a team of expert ITS professionals (Rapporteurs) who fully understand the challenges and opportunities of the industry, the Post Congress Report is available to download below.

Post Congress Report

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Closing Highlights Video

Selection of Press Releases

Go to for full media coverage or contact Murray Collins, Marketing and Communications Manager ITS Australia

Attendance Stats

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Attendance Stats – Click to enlarge


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Global Attendance MAP – Click to enlarge


Content Capture and Congress Proceedings

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Content Capture

The ITS2016 online content portal will give you quick, user-friendly 24/7 access to 200+ audio recordings synced with PowerPoint slides of plenary and concurrent ITS World Congress sessions post-event for a period of 12 months.  Available complimentary for Full Time Delegates as included with the registration fee – all other delegates and non-attendees are able to purchase access.

Congress Proceedings

Only available to Full Time Delegates are the congress proceedings and speaker slides by password access. These include all full papers as submitted and accepted to the Congress, speaker slides, as well as the Rapporteur’s Report. Congress Proceedings and slides are not available for sale – you must have attended the congress and been a registered Full Time Delegate to be provided access to this material.

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