Organisers of the ITS European Congress 2019:
ERTICO – ITS Europe
ERTICO – ITS Europe is a public-private membership-driven organisation
promoting, developing and deploying Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) in Europe to save lives, protect the environment and sustain mobility in the most cost-effective way. The organisation was founded in 1991 at the initiative of the European Commission and 15 leading members of the European transport industry. Now, with 120 Partners, ERTICO connects public authorities, industry players, infrastructure operators, users, national ITS associations and other organisations to “Shape intelligent mobility for Europe together”.
The European Commission represents the general interest of the EU and is the driving force in proposing legislation (to Parliament and the Council), administering and implementing EU policies, enforcing EU law (jointly with the Court of Justice) and negotiating in the international arena. The European Commission has its headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, and some services also in Luxembourg. The Commission has Representations in all EU Member States and 139 Delegations across the globe. europa.eu
Municipality of Eindhoven and Municipality of Helmond
Within the Province of North Brabant local authorities and companies are working together as a Smart Mobility Region. Placing the focus on the mobility consumer, the province is working to develop a network of smart mobility solutions to improve accessibility, quality of life and safety.
Hosts of the ITS European Congress 2019:
The Brainport Region
The Netherlands is an advanced society characterized by a successful economy and a highly complex transport infrastructure. As such, it offers an optimized environment for the research, testing and deployment of the transformative mobility technologies that will define the future of mobility. Located in the Southeast Netherlands, Brainport Eindhoven is a leading technology region in Europe. This world-class top technology region creates solutions for the societal challenges of tomorrow.
Brainport is one of Europe’s most prominent and innovative high-tech centres.
- High-tech and design go hand in hand with manufacturing entrepreneurship of the highest quality.
- Cooperating and sharing knowledge are in our DNA and form the basis for the characteristic open innovation that makes Brainport smart and strong.
- Brainport responds to a rapidly changing world in a smart way and by onstantly making new connections we create opportunities. For everyone.
- In this way Brainport attracts talent and companies from all over the world.
In a unique business climate we work together on solutions to major societal challenges in areas like health, mobility, energy, food and safety and security. We look forward to welcoming you to Brainport Eindhoven in 2019.
Hosts of the ITS European Congress 2019: Municipality of Eindhoven and Municipality of Helmond
In the Province of North Brabant local authorities and companies work closely together as a Smart Mobility region. While focusing on the mobility consumer, the province is working on the development of a network of smart mobility solutions to improve accessibility, quality of life and safety.