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ITS World Congress 2022 Announces Demonstrations, Tech Tours, and Interactive Activations
LOS ANGELES – ITS America Events today announced the full technical tour lineup, confirmed demonstrations, the 11th annual Emergency Response Day, and an exciting display of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (U.S. DOT) Cooperative Driving Automation (CDA) Program Showcase. The premier global intelligent transportation systems (ITS) conference and exhibition hosted in partnership with ITS America, ITS Asia-Pacific, and ERTICO – ITS Europe, and produced by RX Global, will take place at the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) from September 18-22, 2022 (Conference: September 18-22 | Exhibit Hall: September 19-22).
“On behalf of ITS World Congress, we are thrilled to showcase demonstrations of cutting-edge technologies in transportation focusing on electric vehicles, traffic management technology, safety enhancement, intelligent and connected vehicles, and sustainability solutions from exhibitors and sponsors around the world,” said Jaime McAuley, ITS World Congress event director at RX. “Through convening the leading minds in innovation,
ITS World Congress continues to serve as the leading forum to move the global transportation community forward.”
This year’s demonstrations will offer a live, first-hand opportunity to experience and learn about the latest innovations and future mobility possibilities. Demonstrations will be ongoing throughout the exhibit hall days from Monday, September 19 – Thursday, September 22, outside the West Lobby of the LACC at Gilbert Lindsay Plaza.
The growing list of official ITS World Congress demonstrations includes:
- AECOM & Spoke Safety
- Connected Wise
- HAAS Alert
- Ford Motors - located on Figueroa Drive
U.S. DOT CDA Program Showcase:
ITS America is excited to highlight the U.S. DOT’s CDA Program CARMA at this year’s ITSWC 2022. The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) developed this initiative to cultivate further CDA research and development. Throughout the week, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in sessions and interactive demos addressing topics such as Advancing CDA Research through Simulation, Connected Infrastructure Using CAVe-in-a-Box, Connected Driving Automation, and Developing Cooperative Driving Automation (CDA) Algorithms using Simulation. Learn more about the activation here.
“We are thrilled the international transportation community will have an opportunity to experience innovations at World Congress that will make our system safer, greener, and smarter for all,” said Laura Chace, ITS America President and CEO. “Through showcasing efforts like CARMA that advance the development of cooperative driving automation and Spoke Safety that protects vulnerable road users, we can transform the future of transportation.”
Technical Tours are a unique opportunity to explore the most advanced ITS developments in real-life operations. These tours are in and around Los Angeles and are organized by the ITS America Events team. Technical Tours this year include:
- Caltrans Tour of the Los Angeles Regional Transportation Management Center
- Los Angeles City ATSAC TMC Tour
- Port of Los Angeles and Long Beach Tour
- Anaheim Transportation Network and Disneyland Tour
11th Edition of Emergency Response Day
Emergency Response Day returns to ITS World Congress this year on Tuesday, September 20. This year’s Emergency Response Day will focus on emerging technology-based problems, solutions to address evolving smart city infrastructure environment with contributions from the premier sponsor Global Traffic Technologies and supporting sponsors AECOM, Natural Disaster and Emergency Management Expo, State Farm, and Travelers Marketing. See the full list of programming and demonstrations here.
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 equitableand 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 ourpeople. RX is part of RELX, a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers. www.rxglobal.com