23rd ITS World Congress 2016

Date/Time: 10/10/2016 - 14/10/2016

Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC)

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“ITS—Enhancing Liveable Cities and Communities”

In collaboration with ITS Asia Pacific, ERTICO and ITS America, ITS Australia is working to prepare an engaging program.  In the tradition of ITS World Congresses there will be plenary, scientific, technical and interactive sessions, a dynamic exhibition plus technical demonstration and tours that showcase the applications of the latest ITS technology.  This will be an opportunity for policy makers, practitioners, researchers and ITS providers to share information on social needs, opinions and technical developments addressing modern transport issues.

More information at: http://www.itsworldcongress2016.com/ 

Relevant events organised in the framework of the VRA project:

Monday 10 October

  • 0900 – 1530 FOT-NET data Workshop
  • 1100 – 1730 NTC policy-makers forum – Addressing Barriers to Automated Vehicle

Tuesday 11 October

  • 1100-1230 ES01 Advancing the deployment of automated vehicles – the roles of government
  • 1400-1530 ES02 Advancing the deployment of automated vehicles – the roles of industry
  • 1600-1730 ES03 Realising the safety and mobility benefits of automated vehicles and cooperative ITS systems

Wednesday 12 October

  • 1000 – 1200: associated event: workshop on 5G for automated vehicles organised by ERTICO: How to increase the safety and the performance of autonomous driving on highways with additional IT-Infrastructure?
  • 1100 – 1230: SIS 21 – Impact assessment of AV driving systems on CO2 (organised by ITS Japan)
  • 1400 – 1530: SIS 26 – Digital Infrastructure for Automated Vehicles: challenges and international collaboration (Meeting room 211)
  • 1600 – 1730: SIS32 – Tri-lateral Automation in Road Transportation WG: achievements and next challenges (Meeting room 210)

Thursday 13 October 2016

  • 1400 – 1530: SIS 46 – Certification of automated road vehicles: challenges ahead (Meeting room 210)
  • 1100 – 1230: SIS40 – Automated vehicle pilots: challenges for data collection and sharing (Meeting room 211)