The Call for Contributions for the 2018 ITS World Congress in Copenhagen is now open! The deadline is 15 December 2017 – so remember to download the brochure and submit your papers in time!

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26 September Nordic+ Conference and the
Swedish National ITS Conference 27-28 September

We would like to thank our colleguages in Finland and Estonia to help us make the conference as good as it was.

Totala during the three days did we have 137 delegates from 7 countries.20

You can find all presentations and pictures by this link to dropbox >>
(Will be updated)

During the conference did we also awarded the two persons that got 2017 years Swedish ITS Award

Maria Marton Swedish Transport Agency and Olle Isaksson Ericsson
Congratulation from the Board at ITS Sweden!

Read the nomination text here>>

Vi vill tacka alla moderatorer, talare och deltgare att de två konferenserna Nordic+ och den nationella ITS konferensen 2017 blev så bra.

Vi var 137 personer från 7 länder som utbytte erfarenheter om Digitaliseringen inom transportsystemet.

På den sista sessionen med bland annat Statssekreteraren Mattias Landgren stakades vägen ut för ut för att Sverige skall bli världsledande inom ICT.

Vi kommer på måndag att lägga ut samtliga presentationer på hemsidan.

You can find a pdf file of possible results of the first results of ICT-2017 here


ITS17-0007_728x90_staticThe ITS World Congress is this year in Montreal Canada between the 29 October and 2 November.

The Congress brings together global leaders in intelligent and transformative transportation to address the challenges facing our mobile, connected societies today and in the future.

ITS Sweden has achieved to get a great discount for all the members
For example for the private sector  is the discount nearly 80%

If you are a member at ITS Sweden can you use the registration code SWEDEN when you register online.

You can register here>>

Do not forget to register to the Nordic+ Conference on the 26 September and the National ITS Conference on 27-28 September

You can read more here>>

You can register to the Nordic+ here>>

You can register to the National Swedish ITS Conference here>>

European drivers spend 10% of their driving time on secondary tasks, and 4% of hand-held mobile phone usage, such as typing or calling. There is an increase in phone usage when the vehicle is idle or driving slow. Truck drivers are distracted for even longer periods of time: the data shows they spend nearly 20% of driving time distracted, mostly on food and telephones. Nearly 3% of driving time is spent on the visual-manual use of the mobile phone, such as reading and writing text messages.

Read More here>>

Vi har nu lagt till en sida till EC’s webbportal med länkar till relevanta dokument.

Ni finner dom under fliken ”Länkar” och sedan ”EC webbportal”

Eller via denna direktlänk>>

On 31 March did  the European Commission adopt the Delegated Regulation of the ITS Directive for the provision of EU-wide multimodal travel information services:

You can find it here:

Both the main text and annex are now available online in all 22 EU languages via the link below:

The European Parliament and Council will now be consulted on the Delegated Regulation for the right of objection with the aim of publishing in the Official Journal in the 4th Quarter of 2017.

On 31 March did  the European Commission held the first follow-up meeting with experts nominated by Member States to discuss the implementation of the delegated regulation and the upcoming CEF Programme Support Action.

Klicka här för att se en inbjudan till ett webinar med temat ”Smart Cities – Smart Mobility” tisdagen den 23 maj kl.0900-1100 (svensk tid).

Ett Nordiskt samarbete mellan ITS Sweden, ITS Finland och ITS Estonia

Sprid gärna inbjudan vidare till era kollegor och glöm inte bort att registrera er redan idag via länk i PDF-filen eller genom att klicka här.

Har ni några frågor så skicka gärna ett mail till: maria.simmins@its-sweden.se

Med vänlig hälsning,

ITS Sweden

The early bird registration for this year’s ITS European Congress is only open until 23:59 today, 24 April, so don’t miss out on the early bird rates!
Register here
This year promises to be very exciting with speakers from across the world coming to address ITS Beyond Borders. We look forward to welcoming you in Strasbourg in June!

How do we reach Vision Zero in the light of UN’s Sustainable Development Goals? The aim of the Vision Zero Conference is to provide new impetus to the promotion of road transport safety at the strategic level.

The conference is organised by Trafikverket (Swedish Transport Administration), Transportstyrelsen (Swedish Transport Agency) and the Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation. Among the keynote speakers are high-ranking representatives with broad experience of Vision Zero in Sweden as well as internationally. The conference will be held in Stockholm, at Clarion Hotel Sign.

Learn more about the conference: http://www.trafikverket.se/en/visionzero/

The MaaS Alliance recently held a debate on ‘Mobility as a Service’ (MaaS) at the European Parliament in Brussels.           


Den amerikanska delstaten Virginia blir den första i USA som tillåter robotar för hemleveranser. Lagen träder i kraft den 1 juli.

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The City of Copenhagen will be delighted to invite you to an open day to discuss the opportunities available for you for presenting your products and services in Copenhagen as part of the Demonstration projects. The open day will also facilitate the opportunity to establish new business relationships for potential joint demonstrations.

This will be held at the Bella Center, Copenhagen
From: 10hrs to 16hrs
On: 23rd March 2017

Read more here>>

Regeringen har tagit beslut om Trafikverket snarast ska genomföra åtgärder för att ta kunna bedriva järnvägsunderhåll i egen regi.

Trafikverket har nu lämnat över ett förslag till regeringen på hur det arbetet kan organiseras.

Läs mer här>>

Sveriges Åkeriföretag: ”Skulle ha påverkat näringslivets konkurrenskraft negativt”

Läs mer här>>

Den tunga transportindustrin står på randen till en genomgripande förändring mot hållbara transportsystem, säger Scanias VD Henrik Henriksson. Digitalisering och uppkoppling spelar en avgörande roll i denna omställning.

Read more here>>


On 2 March from 09-14 will there be a seminar in Tallin that amongst other things will present the Estonian Plans in the Field of Self-Driving Cars

The seminar is free of charge, but requires pre-registration.

Registration is available till 28.02 (or will be closed earlier when all the places are filled) here: http://bit.ly/2kBWxH4