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Advancing the research and deployment of ITS to promote a more sustainable future.

ITS America to FCC: Entire 5.9GHz Band Needed to Save Lives on U.S. Roads

ITS America has called on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to save lives on U.S. roadways by withdrawing its proposal to give away a majority of the spectrum used for transportation safety critical communications.

ITS America Meeting with FCC Ex-Parte on V2X Technology Deployment and Testing

Measuring Mobility Potential: A Novel Metric to Quantify Mobility Energy Productivity (MEP) of Transportation Systems

Connected Vehicles

36,560 Lives lost on U.S. roads in 2018 and families shattered. Vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V), vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) and vehicle-to-pedestrian (V2P) communications can change that number.

Intelligent Infrastructure

Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act reauthorization: ITS America’s recommendations on moving people, data, and freight.

Mobility on Demand

Mobility on Demand is a vision for an integrated network of safe, carefree, and reliable transportation options that are available to all.

Top Green Priorities

  • ITS America's Platform and Recommendations for FAST Act Reauthorization: Moving People, Data, and Freight; Safer, Greener, Smarter


    Fact Sheet 2020: ITS America FAST Act Reauthorization Platform and Recommendations

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ITS America "Between Two Futures" Series Launches

Shailen Bhatt and Seleta Reynolds of LADOT chat in the first installment of ITS America’s #ITSABetween2Futures video chat series: How We Map Towards Safer, Greener, Smarter, Transportation.

ITS America President & CEO Shailen Bhatt Statement on Alliance for Automotive Innovation 5.9 GHz Spectrum Band Plan

ITS America’s statement on the Alliance for Automotive Innovation’s spectrum band plan.

Reply Comments: FCC Proposal to Give Away Majority of 5.9 GHz Spectrum Will Harm Safety

ITS America calls on the FCC to heed calls from stakeholders across the transportation industry to not move forward with its plan to give away a vast majority of the spectrum used for transportation safety critical communications..

Statement from ITS America on Auto Industry's V2X Build-Out Commitment

The auto industry’s commitment to deploy millions of life-saving connected vehicle technology devices in the next five years is an important step toward a future in which we don’t lose more than 37,000 people every year on U.S. roads…

ITS America Statement on the Importance of V2X Technologies in Work Zones

ITS America statement on V2X in workzones.

ITS America to FCC: Entire 5.9GHz Band Needed to Save Lives on U.S. Roads

ITS America has called on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to save lives on U.S. roadways by withdrawing its proposal to give away a majority of the spectrum used for transportation safety critical communications.

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  • ITS America Urges Congress to Include Transportation Priorities & Funding in Future COVID-19 Response Legislation

    Today, ITS America President & CEO Shailen Bhatt sent a letter to congressional leadership expressing support for their actions to minimize the impact of COVID-19 and outlining the association’s transportation priorities as it…

  • FCC Proposal on the Use of the 5.9 GHz Band: Reply Comment Synopsis

    FCC Proposal on Use of the 5.9 GHz Band – Reply Comment Synopsis: State and city departments of transportation, safety groups, technology companies, automakers, technical experts, first responders, and many others submitted compelling arguments in support of maintaining the full 75 MHz of the 5.9 GHz Band for vehicle communications.”

  • ITS America’s Reply Comments to the FCC – Use of the 5.850-5.925 GHz Band

    ITSA calls on the FCC to heed calls from stakeholders across the transportation industry – including the USDOT and not move forward with its plan to give away a vast majority of the spectrum used for transportation safety critical communications.

  • “V2X: A CYCLISTS’S CO- PILOT” FACT SHEET

    V2X, otherwise known as Vehicle-to-Everything, is a technology which allows vehicles to communicate with their surroundings. V2X communications systems are mainly used for the purpose of increasing safety and preventing collisions through a…

  • ITS America’s COVID-19 Response Report (April 2020)

    The coronavirus pandemic is wreaking unprecedented havoc around the nation: 6.6 million initial unemployment claims, 700,000 jobs lost in the March jobs report, more than 368,449 confirmed coronavirus cases, and 10,959 dead (as of April 7).…

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MOD Alliance and ITS America Webinar: "Automation in the Time of Coronavirus"

Now is the time to accelerate automated everything. 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?

ITS Connecticut Chapter: 2020 Annual Meeting

ITS Minnesota State Chapter: 2020 Fall Forum

ITS Georgia State Chapter: 2020 Annual Meeting

The New Age of Mobility: 2020 ITS World Congress

Focusing on seamless mobility in an increasingly complex world, ITS World Congress 2020 is the preeminent forum for professionals to build systems addressing global transportation challenges.

ITS Midwest State Chapter: 2020 Annual Meeting