ITS America Celebrates FCC Announcement of Connected Vehicle Spectrum Waiver

Statement by ITS America CEO Laura Chace

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ITS America and its Partners Kick Off Digital Infrastructure Week

Washington, DC – Today, ITS America along with its members and partners kicked off Digital Infrastructure Week as a part of the Infrastructure Week event.

ITS America Celebrates FCC Announcement of Connected Vehicle Spectrum Waiver

Statement by ITS America CEO Laura Chace

ITS America Supports the ITS Integration Act

Washington, DC – Today, ITS America welcomes the introduction of the ITS Integration Act. We are deeply grateful for the leadership of the bill sponsors, Representatives Garret Graves (R-LA) and Salud Carbajal (D-CA), in pushing forward…


Today, transportation labor and industry groups urged Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and Labor Secretary Marty Walsh to adopt a federal framework to manage the broad impacts of new technologies on the transportation workforce.

ITS America Announces 2023 Committee and Working Group Leadership

The Intelligent Transportation Society of America today announced the organization’s updated vision and mission via a new three-year strategic plan.

ITS America Announces 2023-26 Strategic Plan, Mission, and Vision

The Intelligent Transportation Society of America today announced the organization’s updated vision and mission via a new three-year strategic plan.

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The Infrastructors – Pioneering the Future of Intelligent Transportation

Laura D. Chace, President and CEO of ITS America, discusses her role in shaping the future of intelligent transportation technologies throughout the United States. Her goals are to promote policies and technology that can save lives and reduce crashes on U.S. roadways, reduce congestion, minimize transportation’s carbon footprint, and provide seamless mobility and transportation choices for all Americans.

The Mobility Podcast

Hosts, Greg Rogers & Pete Gould discuss with Laura Chace, President/CEO of ITS America, the need to focus on the opportunity to center new technologies around human outcomes, the importance of convening the public and private sector to work together on deploying new innovations, and the implementation of the IIJIA.

ITE Talks Transportation Podcast – Advancing the Role of Women in Transportation with Laura Chace

Laura Chace, President & CEO of ITS America joins Bernie Wagenblast, host of ITE Talks Transportation to discuss the MobilityXX pledge, share current priorities at ITS America, and promote the benefits of ITE’s partnership with ITS America.

​​Episode 2: Impact of FCC Actions and Global Advancements with Ken Leonard of ITSJPO and Laura D. Chace, President/CEO of ITS America

Hosted by NTSB Board Member Michael E. Graham, this discussion with Laura D. Chace & Ken Leonard examines the impact of regulatory actions, and explores how other countries around the world are deploying V2X.

ITT Hub News – Lunch with Leon episode 52 – ITS America

In this first episode of 2022, host Leon sits down with a handful of special guests as he makes his way around ITS America.
Leon’s first conversation is with Chief Executive of an ITS America network, James Harris, who shares his experience of launching a data company in the USA market and provides insight into his time at the ITS America show.
The second guest on Lunch with Leon is the President and Chief Executive of ITS America, Laura Chace, who discusses some of the key insights being shared across the show and reveals that the next ITS America show will be held in September 2022 in LA at the World Congress.

NewCities Podcast: Laura D. Chace and MobilityXX

Gender bias plays out in city-making all around us. In transportation, women face a wide range of inequalities owing to the fact that spaces were not designed with them in mind. How can we build more inclusive and gender-sensitive mobility systems that meet the travel needs and patterns of women? In this special collaboration with Women Who Move Nations, a podcast by UITP Australia and New Zealand, host Michelle Batsas speaks with Laura Chace, co-founder of Mobility XX, about its pledge to increase the number of women in mobility by 10% over the next 10 years.

Intel Cities of Tomorrow – Sameer Sharma chats with Shailen Bhatt

Intel’s Sameer Sharma and ITSA’s Shailen Bhatt discussed the future of mobility, intelligent transportation ecosystems, and inroads towards equitable transportation in this brief chat.

Waycare – “Noam on the Move” – Interview with Shailen Bhatt of ITS America

Shailen Bhatt, President & CEO of ITS America speaks with Waycare’s Noam Maital on his podcast: “Noam on the Move”.

ITSA’s Shailen Bhatt – United for Infrastructure Podcast on #RebuildBetter

ITSA America’s President and CEO Shailen Bhatt speaks with United for Infrastructure’s Zach Schafer on how America can #RebuildBetter.

TTI Podcast 6: Connected vehicles and spectrum sharing – an interview with Shailen Bhatt

Shailen Bhatt talks to TTI editor, Tom Stone about the challenges surrounding connected vehicles and spectrum sharing in the USA, the ITS World Congress both in its physical and virtual forms, and why, given half a chance, he loves to sing.

Automation in the Time of Corona

Automation holds promise to help solve some of the challenges associated with COVID-19. Automated fleets can deliver supplies. Automated shared mobility can easily transport passengers without engaging another driver. And yet with a few exceptions, COVID-19 has shut down most automated testing happening on American roadways. Why and how will they restart? Has the transportation paradigm flip of getting people to goods and now getting the goods to people changed how we think about the role of automation?

NSTA “The Bus Stop” Podcast – Tim Drake, ITS America

Tim Drake, ITSA Vice President of Public Policy and NSTA Executive Director Curt Macysyn discuss emerging developments in the 5.9 GHz “Safety Spectrum” debate.

Between Two Futures: A Conversation with Shailen Bhatt, ITS America and Chris Spear, ATA

Shailen Bhatt & Chris Spear, President/CEO of American Trucking Associations discuss the impact of COVID-19 on freight.

Between Two Futures: A Conversation with Shailen Bhatt, ITS America and Seleta Reynolds, LADOT

Shailen Bhatt, President and CEO of ITS America talks with Seleta Reynolds, General Manager of the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) on mapping a safer, greener, and smarter transportation system.

MOD in the Time of Corona

Leaders from the MOD Alliance, Uber, Lyft, King County Metro, and Kapsch TrafficCom North America assess how the MOD industry is adapting to mobility in the time of COVID-19.

Shailen Bhatt on RadioX’s “TravelSafely with Bryan Mulligan” Podcast

Shailen Bhatt speaks at the opening of the Infrastructure Automotive Technology Laboratory (iATL) is the first facility in the world where automakers and transportation infrastructure manufacturers can imagine, create and test technology and applications for connected vehicles to communicate with traffic signals and other smart roadside traffic control equipment.

The Mobility Podcast, Live from the 2019 ITS America Annual Meeting in DC: MOD Alliance Director Amy Ford

Greg Rodriguez and Pete Gould sit down with Amy Ford, Director of the Mobility On Demand Alliance (MOD Alliance) for ITS America, to discuss how the initiative will work across the public and private sectors to facilitate the integration of seamless mobility applications.

Shailen Bhatt on “Talking Headways” Podcast

Shailen Bhatt  talks about how we can use technology to reduce collisions, how we should spend infrastructure money, and what policy should focus on and change from a transportation and technology standpoint.

Civics 101 Podcast: Infrastructure! Roads

Our infrastructure is what gives Americans access to community, communication, and business – it’s a system so complicated it takes dozens of federal administrations and agencies to oversee and regulate it. Shailen Bhatt discusses infrastructure and highways on episode 116.

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