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Monday, August 25, 2014.

Vol. 58-2014-08-25

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China in Development

Smart City Expro China 2014, -- Ningbo, Jiangsu, China, - September, 12 - 14, 2014.

2014 6th Asia (Beijing) Internaltional Intelligent City Technology and Application Exhibition, -- Beijing, China, September, 16 - 18, 2014.

2014 Second China Urban Intelligent Traffic Management and Technology Innovation Forum, Nanjing, Jiansu, China, September 17-18, 2014.

17th International IEEE Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems, -- Qingdao, China, October 8-11, 2014.

5th IOT China and CV & ITS China Exhibition, -- Shanghai, China, October 28 - 29, 2014.

Modern Reailways 2014, -- Beijing, China, October 28 - 31, 2014.

2014 China (Shandong) International Expro on Intelligent City and Internet of Things, -- Jinan, Shandong, November 7-9, 2014.

Expert group from China Intelligent Transportation Society visited Northwest of China.

Reviewing of 2014 Shenzhen International "Internet of Things" Expro.

List of 2013 China Highway and Transportation Society's "Science and Technology Award" winners

Investigation of rail based urban industrial, transportation, and spatial integration.

Two thoughts on regional joint developmnt of Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei.

Quanzhou is promoting parking guidance system

Real secret trumps behind the smart parking

"Smart City" in China, pains to seek change

Emerging of mobile WiFi on transit in China

3 years plan on building trasportation safety and control systems in the national major road system.

Reviewing 17 years of ITS in China.

Sequelae of losing control of Shenzhen's urban planning: Golf cort everywhere.

Investment opportunity in ITS marketing in China

Where is the congestion for intelligent public transport

ITS Video Reports Website

China intelligent car usage marketing report

Lianyungang, the start poing of the "Silk Road" is developing its ITS system

Electricity charging services will be lauched among the freeway systems of Beijing, Hong Kong,and Macau.

by Beidou nevigation sysrem is achieving 2.5 meters location accuracy

North America

2014 World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems, -- Detroit, Michigan, September 7-11, 2014.!

IBTTA 82nd Annual Meeting & Exhibition, -- Austin, Texas, September 13 - 17 2014.

ITS 3C Summit, -- Mobile, Alabama, September 14-17, 2014.

Call for Abstracts: 2015 Road Safety & Simulation International Conference, Orlando, Florida, October 6-8, 2015.

Shaping the Future for Paratransit - International Paratransit Conference, -- Monterey, CA, October 29-31, 2014.

7th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Computational Transportation Science, -- Dallas, Texas, November 4, 2014

ITS America Statement on U.S. DOT Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Technology

New version of Cyclopath makes bike routing available statewide

Study finds two types of MnPASS lanes equally safe

Technology shows promise in reducing rural intersection collisions

Partnership provides real-time truck parking system

Anchorage launches site to track road projects, special events

EXCLUSIVE: MTA is testing sensors, video systems that would save people who fall on subway tracks

The Connected Car, Part 1: The Future Starts Now - Will Linux Drive It?

The Connected Car, Part 2: Wired For Wireless - It's All Business

The Connected Car, Part 3: No Shortcuts to Security

Americans Aren’t Sure How to Feel About Driverless Cars

Google's driverless car review: The technology easily handles routine driving

Infiniti Reacts To Video Of Driverless Stunt In One Of Its Cars

Security, Spectrum in the Connected Vehicle


eCall Days Germany 2014, -- Berlin, Germany, 16 and 17 September 2014 and Workshop 18 September 2014

2014 European Transport Conference, -- Frankfurt, Germany, September 29 - October 1, 2014

Call for paper: 2014 IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC), -- Paderborn, Germany, December 3-5, 2014.

European Transport Conference 2014, -- Frankfurt, Germany, September 29 - October 1, 2014.


2014 International Conference on Connected Vehicles and Expro (ICCVE), -- Vienna, Austria, Nov. 3 - 7, 2014.


Germany trials green markings on three-lane highways

IEEE ICC 2015 Dedicates Premier International Conference to “Smart City & Smart World” Innovations from June 8 – 12 in London, UK

Open data and driverless buses: how London transport heads to the future

Death of the car: The tech behind Helsinki's ambitious plan to kill off private vehicles

New connected car test facility opens in Sweden

UK transport minister inspects ‘smart motorways’ control center

London to host 'Smart City' conference in 2015

Australia & New Zealand

New cameras will target speeding drivers in Queensland

Middle East

Gulf Traffic, -- Dubai, December 8-10, 2014.


1st IRF Asia Regional Congress, -- Bali, Indonesia, November 17-19, 2014

Japan to Install “Smart” Traffic Lights Throughout Cambodia’s Capital

COTA Community

Call for Abstract: 2015 Road Safety & Simulation International Conference, Deadline: October 24, 2014.

Call for Papers for a Special Issue of the International Journal of Transportation on “Catastrophic Event Management.”

Career Development

Job in EU: Research Fellow in intelligent traffic systems, Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds

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