Titlehttp://www.its-uk.org.uk/Descriptionen-UKhttp://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/656http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/65625/04/2017 00:00 - 13th Annual Metrorail World CongressOnce again, the 13th annual Metrorail World Congress will bring together worldwide rail urban experts to deliver the latest insights into ground breaking strategies and topics set to revolutionise your day-to-day activities. ITS (UK) Members get a discount on attendance.2017-04-12T16:58:24+01:00http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/653http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/65326/04/2017 00:00 - ITS (UK) and ITS Ireland Women in ITS MeetingThis joint meeting will be held in Dublin. All are welcome, including men.2017-03-27T16:13:33+01:00http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/635http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/63527/04/2017 00:00 - ITS (UK) Enforcement Interest Group meeting as guests of ITS IrelandArup will host a meeting of our Enforcement Interest Group in Dublin, when ITS Ireland Members will also be very welcome2016-11-30T17:02:47Zhttp://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/647http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/64709/05/2017 00:00 - RTIC - Interactive!The much respected and long running RTIC conference series returns in a new exciting format.2017-03-24T16:18:42Zhttp://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/658http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/65810/05/2017 00:00 - ITS (UK) Road User Charging Interest Group Conference 2017This popular annual event will be hosted in London by Foundation Members Thales2017-04-18T16:00:16+01:00http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/634http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/63416/05/2017 00:00 - Behavioural Science in Transport - Seminar joint with the IETITS (UK) and the IET join to present a seminar on Behavioural Science in Transport, hosted by the IET in London2016-11-30T16:50:39Zhttp://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/654http://www.its-uk.org.uk/events/event/65418/05/2017 00:00 - Anglo-Dutch seminar on Connected and Autonomous VehiclesITS (UK), our Dutch counterparts ITS Netherlands / Connekt, and the Dutch Embassy in London join to present this event on CAV work in our two countries2017-04-07T16:31:12+01:00http://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/657http://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/657ITS United Kingdom announces 2017 award winnersThis year’s ITS (UK) award winners have been honoured in a celebration dinner hosted by society President Steven Norris in Birmingham. Four awards were made during the evening to four individuals or organisations, although one prize was shared by two people, while one organisation won two prizes. There was also an honour for the driving force behind ITS (UK), its Secretary-General Jennie Martin. Clearview Intelligence won both the UK Scheme of the Year and the Forward Thinking Award for Innovation, along with its partners Transport Scotland, Amey, BEAR (Scotland), and Edinburgh Napier University, for the Sheriffhall Roundabout: Mitigating Lane Transgression with the Intelligent Road Stud. 2017-04-13T17:10:44+01:00http://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/655http://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/655First Round of Essay Awards to Apprentices by ITS United KingdomITS (UK), the Intelligent Transport Systems society for the UK, has expanded its Student Essay competition with a new category for apprentices. The first two apprentice winners have received their Awards from ITS (UK) President and former Transport Minister, Steve Norris. Steven Beager of Transport for London (TfL) wrote on the detection of over height vehicles, and Josh Hickin of Arup tackled scenarios for introducing autonomous vehicles into the fleet using platooning. Both essays displayed a practical and well informed approach to using technology in real life settings and with a focus on benefits to the travelling public and to road operators. 2017-04-12T13:24:24+01:00http://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/649http://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/649Technology Guide launched to benefit local authoritiesNew guidance designed to help local authorities understand the opportunities and challenges they will face in the coming years as a result of rapidly accelerating advances in transport technology is now available. The second edition of the Institution of Engineering & Technology's ‘Local Authority Guide to Emerging Transport Technology’ has been launched in association with ITS (UK). The updated guide is targeted at local government officers, elected members and their consultants and explains how technology can aid delivery of a range of policy objectives, from reducing emissions to assisting smooth traffic flows. 2017-03-12T23:10:13Zhttp://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/639http://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/639ITS United Kingdom sets up Capabilities Working GroupITS (UK), the Intelligent Transport Systems society for the UK, has launched a new Working Group for Capabilities. The CWG will work on best practice in recruitment, training, qualifications and career progression in the ITS sector. It is led by ITS (UK) Technical Director Fraser Sommerville of Atkins, and includes representatives from Local Authorities, Highways England, HS2, consultancies and research institutions. The CWG has drawn up an initial list of deliverables: A definition of ITS skills and tasks, a compendium of formal qualifications useful to an ITS professional, a collection of existing, successful ITS career path studies, and a Best Practice Guide to training and development for ITS employers 2016-12-07T17:47:21Zhttp://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/631http://www.its-uk.org.uk/news/story/631Chief Scientific Adviser leads workshop for ITS United Kingdom young professionalsNewcastle University hosted a workshop for the ITS (UK) Young Professionals group on 25 November. The workshop was led by the Department for Transport Chief Scientific Adviser, Professor Phil Blythe, and about 25 students and young professionals attended.2016-11-30T16:17:46Z