Full Program Now Live for ITS World Congress 2022Dynamic program contains 150+ educational sessions organized by international ITS organizations
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 4, 2022
LOS ANGELES – ITS America Events today announced the full programming schedule, including plenaries and diverse programmatic sessions, international forums, and product demos for the ITS World Congress (ITSWC) 2022. Hosted in partnership with ITS America, ITS Asia-Pacific, and ERTICO-ITS Europe, and produced by RX, the premier global intelligent transportation systems (ITS) conference and exhibition will take place at the Los Angeles Convention Center from September 18-22, 2022 (Conference: September 18-22 | Exhibit Hall: September 19-22).
“This year’s theme, Transformation by Transportation, underscores the transformative leadership role the ITS community is taking in the transportation space, said Jaime McAuley, ITS World Congress event director at RX. “Our show program and vendors reflect the diversity of the industry and how the global community is prioritizing ITS solutions.”
The programming will kick off at the Opening Ceremony, which will feature a panel discussion with regional leaders on California’s ecosystem of transportation innovation and Los Angeles’ approach to transformational mobility.
The plenary program at ITS World Congress will provide attendees with critical insights from global leaders discussing the following issues:
- A Safe Systems Approach to Advancing Equitable Mobility
- Transportation Decarbonization, Equity, and Technology: How ITS Advances a Sustainable and Socially Just Future
- A Smarter, Digital Future: How ITS Technology Serves as the Digital Backbone to Delivering Opportunity to Communities
Here are other can’t-miss sessions in the action-packed lineup:
- 5G: One of the Pillars of Transformation
- Automated Vehicle Policy
- Digital Twins: Intelligent Transportation Systems at the Core of Use Cases for Infrastructure
- Ensuring Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion of ITS: Current and Future Actions
- Equitable and Accessible Transport
- Fair Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
- Fostering Tomorrow’s Workforce in Today’s World
- Innovations in Mobility
- ITS for Underserved Communities: An Overview of the U.S. DOT’s ITS4US Deployment Program
- Sustainability and Resiliency with Mobility Network Management
- Transportation’s Future Spectrum Needs
Two additional highlights are the popular State DOT Roundtable taking place on Monday, September 19 from 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM PT, supported by premier sponsor HNTB Corp and supporting sponsors Velodyne Lidar and IBI Group, that features officials from state DOTs across the country, and the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) plenary session, where agency leaders from various modes at USDOT will share the latest updates during an engaging panel discussion on Wednesday, September 21, 8:00 AM -9:30 AM PT.
“The breadth of technologies we will see and talk about at ITS World Congress – technologies that are saving lives, making our transportation system more resilient, and improving mobility and access – are part of our critical digital infrastructure,” said Laura Chace, President & CEO of ITS America. “We are excited to welcome our colleagues from around the country and the world to Los Angeles to experience the power of this new digital infrastructure age.”
ITS World Congress is also partnering with the U.S. Commercial Service at the U.S. Department of Commerce to recruit private and public sector attendees from across the globe. Delegations representing Canada, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Germany, Singapore, France, Australia, the United Kingdom, and the Netherlands, to name a few, will be in attendance. For more information on the educational sessions, plenaries, and international forums, or to register for ITS World Congress, visit: https://www.itsamericaevents.com/world-congress/.
About ITS World Congress
ITS World Congress brings together the intelligent transportation and future mobility communities – from automation and connectivity to mobility and digital infrastructure and other innovations. Together, we will learn how we can collectively advance the deployment of intelligent transportation technologies to save lives, improve mobility, promote sustainability, and increase access to communities across the globe.
About ITS America
ITS America is the nation’s leading advocate for integrating technology into our transportation system, by advancing the research, development, and deployment of intelligent transportation. Founded as an official advisory board to the U.S. Department of Transportation, ITS America represents state and city departments of transportation, transit agencies, metropolitan planning organizations, automotive manufacturers, technology companies, engineering firms, automotive suppliers, insurance companies, and research and academic universities. Our members come to ITS America to shape the next generation of transportation to be safer and more sustainable, as well as more equitable and accessible.
About RX (Reed Exhibitions)
RX is in the business of building businesses for individuals, communities and organizations. We elevate the power of face-to-face events by combining data and digital products to help customers learn about markets, source products and complete transactions at over 400 events in 22 countries across 43 industry sectors. RX is passionate about making a positive impact on society and is fully committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all our people. RX is part of RELX, a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers. www.rxglobal.com