Snapshot of ITS America Member Benefits
Discounts at ITS America 2013 Annual Meeting & Exposition – Planning to attend the April 2013 Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN? Members save $1,700 per 100 square feet of exhibit space and up to 25% on meeting registration fees. Be sure to register soon as rates will begin to increase for the biggest transportation technology conference in the United States.
Unlimited Access to Knowledge Center 2.0 – ITS America’s online database contains hundreds of white papers and research from industry leaders submitted and reviewed by experts at Annual Meeting and World Congress events over the past 12 years. Access is free to members with a unique username and password.
Save Up to $300 in Membership to State and Regional Chapters – Our 27 state and regional chapters span 39 states, and your membership in ITS America entitles your organization to at least one $100 rebate towards chapter membership and up to as many as three rebates depending on the level of dues you contribute nationally. ITS America participates actively in all of its chapters' Annual Meeting and Expositions, a network that includes 1,000 different private and public sector entities in the transportation technology sector.
Tap into Extensive Private/Public Sector Network – Members have access to ITS America’s directory, a searchable database with contact information for ITS professionals at public agencies, private sector entities, and universities across the country.
Support the National Campaign for ITS – ITS America actively educates policy makers, local and federal agencies, and the general public on the vital role of ITS in building a safer, smarter, and more sustainable transportation system. Your dues and additional contributions support events on Capitol Hill and marketing campaigns that provide more exposure and advocate Federal support for your industry.
Webinar Series on Smart Transportation Technology – Our webinar series is produced by members, for members to highlight advanced technology solutions as well as new policies and initiatives that affect your business or organization. Members receive free access to all sessions, approximately 25 per year, and can work with ITS America staff to host a session highlighting a new product or solution.
Connected Vehicle Technology Scan – Under sponsorship from U.S. DOT, ITS America is conducting the Connected Vehicle Technology Scan and Assessment project to assess emerging and enabling technologies outside the domain of mainstream transportation research that will potentially impact ITS deployment over the next decade, with an emphasis on the "connected vehicle." ITS America staff can answer your questions about Tech Scan findings and research.
Insider Access to ITS Market Data Analysis – Want to learn more about the scope and direction of your industry? In August 2011, ITS America released the first ever report sizing the ITS market in the United States and North America and our staff will work with you to better understand the status and direction of the market in your region to put this industry-specific report to work for you. Our research concluded that in 2009:
- ITS company revenues in the U.S. totaled $48 billion for end-use ITS manufacturing products ($26.1 billion) and end-use ITS services ($21.9 billion)
- Your industry accounted for almost 180,000 private sector jobs to the U.S. end-user market alone, for a total of 445,000 jobs in the complete industry value chain
- Projections for the U.S. ITS industry are for continued growth, including an end-use revenue increase by almost 41 percent by 2015
National Awards Programs Highlight Your Success – We provide multiple opportunities throughout the year for members to apply for awards, earning national recognition and media coverage. Check out the Smart Solution Spotlight Award program, Best of ITS Awards and student essay competition.
Industry-Specific Forums Keep Your Staff on Cutting-Edge – ITS America’s diverse membership reaches every corner of the industry. Focused forums provide knowledge sharing and networking space on critical issues like connected vehicle safety applications, traffic management, and commercial operations. Forums keep our members up to speed and provide a stage to collectively influence policy decisions on the state and Federal levels.
Discounts for Job Postings in ITS Career Center – Identify yourself as an ITS America member and receive a special member listing and a $200 discount to post jobs, resumes, and more in the only database dedicated to careers in the intelligent transportation industry.
ITS-Specific Business Development Opportunities – Membership includes a free, priority listing in the ITS America Industry Source, the online marketplace for all related ITS technology solution providers. If you are looking to grow your business, you need to be listed in this database. Likewise, if you are a public sector agency looking to refine or implement new technology, post your RFPs on the ITS America website.
Customized Marketing, Outreach, and Sponsorship Opportunities – Members can take advantage of a range of special outlets to publicize events and products, including press release postings to the ITS America homepage, announcements and reduced advertising rates in the weekly e-newsletter, and sponsorship opportunities ranging from ITS America’s Board of Directors meetings and events or offsite trainings to the ITS World Congress, the biggest transportation technology show in the world. We’ll work with you to find the most cost-effective way to reach the audience you need to grow your business!
Professional Staff - Our staff of industry experts is well positioned to provide our members with the technical leadership they need to help achieve their business and professional development goals.
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