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

Moving Towards Greener Mobility: Sustainability and Transportation Series Part 1

The transportation sector today contributes 28% of greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. The deployment of technology holds promise to reduce our carbon footprint through electric and alternative fuel vehicles, decarbonization, and…

Moving Towards Greener Mobility: Sustainability and Transportation Series Part 2

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

FIXING AMERICA’S SURFACE TRANSPORTATION (FAST) ACT REAUTHORIZATION: Platform and Recommendations

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.

Smart 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 2021: ITS America FAST Act Reauthorization Platform and Recommendations

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When It Comes to Mobility On-Demand – Try It, You’ll Like It

ITS AMERICA and AAA find most users are satisfied with their experience

Statement from ITS America President & CEO Shailen Bhatt on the American Jobs Plan

 WASHINGTON – ITS America applauds the Biden-Harris Administration’s historic and comprehensive American Jobs Plan. If implemented, these investments would create jobs and strengthen the economy while increasing transportation…

New Research Connects Vehicle and Infrastructure Design for Barrier-Free Mobility

The Autonomous Vehicle Alliance (AVA), the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America), and AARP, today released research that for the first time looks at barrier-free mobility beyond just the vehicle.

ITS America President & CEO Shailen Bhatt on DeFazio Letter to FCC Supporting 5.9 GHz Band

ITS America appreciates House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Chair DeFazio’s prioritization of public safety and applauds his continued support for V2X technologies and their safe operation in the 5.9 GHz band.

Statement of ITS America President & CEO Shailen Bhatt on Increased Fatality Estimates

Today’s preliminary estimates from the National Safety Council (NSC) on roadway fatalities and crashes are shocking and deeply disappointing. At a time when traffic volume was down, 42,060 people died on U.S. roads last year – an eight…

World’s First Infrastructure Automotive Technology Laboratory Marks One Year Anniversary; Announces Creation of iATL Partner Alliance

iATL develops new connected vehicle applications and helps industry adapt to COVID…

Green Advocacy Materials

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  • MOD Alliance and AAA Executive Summary: Americans’ Views & Use of Mobility On Demand

    ITS America’s Mobility on Demand (MOD) Alliance and AAA produced a national survey on consumers’ perception and use of on-demand mobility services, such as Lyft, Uber, Gig Car Share, Zipcar, electric scooters, bike-sharing, car-sharing,…

  • FIXING AMERICA’S SURFACE TRANSPORTATION (FAST) ACT REAUTHORIZATION: Platform and Recommendations

    Moving People, Data, and Freight: Safer, Greener, Smarter.

    ITS America supports a FAST Act reauthorization that recognizes the added value of integrating technology into transportation infrastructure and services and provides funding for the rapid deployment of intelligent transportation.”

  • Accessible & Barrier Free Research

    The Autonomous Vehicle Alliance (AVA), the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America), and AARP, have released new research looking at barrier-free mobility beyond just the vehicle.

  • ITSA-AASHTO letter to DOT, Commerce, and NEC Requesting Action on 5.9GHz Spectrum

    March 11th letter to the The Honorable Pete Buttigieg, Secretary U.S. Department of Transportation; The Honorable Gina Raimondo, Secretary U.S. Department of Commerce; and Mr. Brian Deese, Director National Economic Council on the “significant concern with efforts underway at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reallocate spectrum in the 5.9 GHz band.”

  • Accessible and Barrier-Free Research

    The Autonomous Vehicle Alliance (AVA), with its research partners ITS America and AARP, recently conducted a study focused on accessible vehicle design and enabling infrastructure.

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Executive Roundtable on ITS America’s Blueprint for a Safer, Greener, Smarter Transportation System

Intelligent mobility driven by the deployment of transportation technologies presents us with an opportunity to reimagine our system and transform outcomes for generations – saving tens of thousands of people each year, reducing…

Member Webinar Series: Commsignia – Cloud, V2N and 5G in Traffic Safety and Efficiency

Both 5G and V2X are hot topics, and there’s an increasing effort to find the role of various network services in road safety, including personal devices. In this webinar, we present the key factors in building reliable, life-saving…

New England ITS Chapter: 2021 Annual Interchange

2021 Annual InterchangeJune 3rd, 2021 Boston,…

ITS California State Chapter: 2021 Annual Meeting

2021 ITS California Annual MeetingAugust 9-11, 2021 | San Diego,…

ITS Georgia State Chapter: 2021 Annual Meeting

2021 ITS Georgia Annual MeetingSeptember 18-21, 2021 | Savannah,…

ITS Arizona State Chapter: 2021 Annual Meeting

2021 ITS Arizona Annual…