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Welcome to the web site of ITS Texas, the Texas chapter of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America). The ITS Texas mission is to enhance the safety and mobility of the state’s transportation system through knowledge sharing on industry innovation, technologies, and deployments, and by providing education opportunities for the next generation.

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  • 2018 ITS Texas Annual Meeting

    Dear ITS Texas Members, Friends, and Vendors: Howdy! I am excited to announce that registration for the 2018 ITS Texas Annual Meeting, a joint meeting with our good friends at TexITE, is now open! Below are more details on:

    • Meeting highlights

    Registration

    • Sponsorships

    Hotel reservations;

    and • Presenting at technical sessions and the technology showcase. The meeting will be November 7-9, 2018 at the Omni Riverway in Houston. Meeting highlights include:

    • A sporting clay shooting tournament on Wednesday the 7th;

    • Two training opportunities: 1) CV201 with ITSA and USDOT, including a TxDOT TSMO update; and 2) a controller training session at the Trafficware facility in Sugar Land;

    • Technical tours, including of the Sugar Land TMC and Bike Tour of Hermann Park;

    • Vendor reception on Wednesday evening followed by a Texas Hold’em tournament;

    • Social event at the Downtown Aquarium on Thursday evening, followed by the Younger Members social;

    • Two days and two tracks of technical sessions; and • Much more!

    Please click over to the website for meeting registration, to register as a participant, an exhibitor, and/or to sign up to be a meeting sponsor. Vendors/exhibitors - please call Jordan at 979-862-1219 with any questions about the exhibit hall layout.

    This is going to be a huge event! We expect upwards of 75+ exhibitors with the latest technology and services to offer, excellent technical and training sessions, and attendance of 450+. The event will feature great opportunities for networking, marketing, and learning! Early registration is only $295 for ITS Texas and/or TexITE members until October 5th. Rates will go up after that date – so register early!

    If you plan to stay at the Omni, hurry and make reservations. The room block is expected to fill fast!

    Engineering firms and Vendors: this size of an event provides a unique opportunity to reach your target audiences - please consider meeting sponsorships, which are now open at the registration site. Depending on the level of sponsorship, you will be recognized at technical sessions, luncheons, and social events with your company logo and special announcements during events. Sponsorships not only help defray costs of the meeting, but a portion goes towards providing funding for scholarships to be awarded during the event!

    Want to share good projects? If you have a topic that you would like to be considered for presentation at one of the 11 technical sessions, please send a ½ page abstract by replying to this email. We will seek to finalize the program in the next several weeks.

    If you are a vendor and would like to be considered for the “technology showcase” session – a fast-paced opportunity (limited to five minutes and six slides to highlight the use of your products in a project, please reply using “tech showcase” in your subject line. The tech showcase slots will fill fast – so get your abstracts in soon!

    I hope to see you in Houston in November!

    Regards,

    Tony Voigt 2018 President, ITS Texas

    Reservations can be made on-line at the Omni's ITS Texas Annual Meeting website.Rooms starting at $121

  • February 2018 Newsletter

    Please find the winter 2018 edition of the ITS Texas newsletter. Inside the newsletter you will find information about our exciting ITS Texas Annual meeting held last year. Our winter 2018 newsletter also includes lots of other information we hope will be beneficial to you, including information on vendor webinars.

    As always, if anyone would like to submit an article or post information in a future edition of the newsletter please don’t hesitate to contact anyone on the ITS Texas Board. A list of Board members is included at the end of the newsletter.

    We are preparing to have possibly the largest annual meeting in our organization’s history – a joint meeting with TexITE – slated for November 7-9, 2018 at the Omni Houston Hotel. Save the date! More details to follow soon. We hope to see everyone in Houston.

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  • ITS Texas RSS Feed

    The ITS Texas web site now features an RSS feed, available at http://www.itstexas.org/rss.xml. Add this source as a subscription in your favorite RSS reader.


  • Advertise with ITS Texas

    Would your company like to advertise with ITS Texas?  If so, please visit the ITS Texas Supporters Page.


  • ITS Texas Membership

    Interested in becoming an ITS Texas member? Visit our Membership page for more information.

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