Australian Summit delivers global ITS update

Australian Summit delivers global ITS update

🕔14:29, 28.May 2015

Congestion and safety emerged as key themes at the 2015 ITS Australia Summit and National Electronic Tolling Forum held in Melbourne Australia recently with discussion focused on gaining greater value from existing infrastructure and planning for automated driving. The event

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UN Secretary-General urges transport ministers to act on climate change

UN Secretary-General urges transport ministers to act on climate change

🕔16:14, 27.May 2015

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged the world’s transport ministers to accelerate efforts to combat climate change and “find new green solutions”. “I urge all of you to accelerate your efforts”, Ban said in a video message released ahead of

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Finnish city to trial automated minibuses

Finnish city to trial automated minibuses

🕔16:06, 27.May 2015

A month-long trial of four automated minibuses will take place in the Finnish city of Vantaa as part of the CityMobil2 project. The trial will begin in early July and last until early August, with the four buses carrying passengers on

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Road deaths continue to fall but with great disparities between countries

Road deaths continue to fall but with great disparities between countries

🕔11:30, 27.May 2015

Road deaths have continued to fall, but strong disparities exist between countries, according to latest data compiled by IRTAD, the permanent working group on road safety at the International Transport Forum. The 2014 provisional data show that 15 of the

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UK showcases its green vehicle expertise in Japan

UK showcases its green vehicle expertise in Japan

🕔11:15, 27.May 2015

Businesses and agencies travelled to one of Asia’s biggest technology conferences last week to showcase some of the world-leading low carbon vehicle technology developed in the UK. The delegation, led by the UK’s innovation agency Innovate UK, attended the Society

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Navtech Radar solution facilitates the smarter use of roads

Navtech Radar solution facilitates the smarter use of roads

🕔11:56, 26.May 2015

Navtech Radar, the manufacturer of radar-based Automatic Incident Detection (AID) solutions for traffic management applications, has announced that it has expanded sales into North America, South America, Korea and China as the demand for traffic data and improved driver behaviour

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Global summit of transport ministers kicks off in Germany

Global summit of transport ministers kicks off in Germany

🕔11:25, 26.May 2015

The Annual Summit of transport ministers from around the world is opening in the German city of Leipzig today with its traditional Children’s University. This year’s topic is supply chains and logistics, or “how do those presents get to me?

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ITS United Kingdom elects new Chairman and Vice Chairman for 2015/16

ITS United Kingdom elects new Chairman and Vice Chairman for 2015/16

🕔15:49, 21.May 2015

ITS United Kingdom, the Intelligent Transport Systems association for the UK, held its 2015 AGM in Milton Keynes as the guests of ITS (UK) Foundation Members the Transport Systems Catapult on 19 May.  Having completed the customary two-year term, Sharon

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LG Electronics ranks first in ‘telematics’ for three consecutive years

LG Electronics ranks first in ‘telematics’ for three consecutive years

🕔15:30, 21.May 2015

LG Electronics, the South Korean electronics company, took the number one spot in terms of global market share of ‘telematics,’ a core part of autonomous vehicles, for three consecutive years, according to a report. Telematics is a communications technology component

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How Do I Make My City Smart? A Thinking Cities Alliance Roundtable Discussion

How Do I Make My City Smart? A Thinking Cities Alliance Roundtable Discussion

🕔15:24, 19.May 2015

Thinking Cities presents the first in a series of Roundtable Discussions with an attempt to answer the simplest of questions – how do I make my city smart? Or rather, what makes a city smart? Experts Paul Copping (Digital Greenwich),

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