ITS America has issued a statement that it intends the World Congress in Los Angeles this October will go ahead as planned.
The 27th ITS World Congress 2020 will still occur as scheduled, October 4 – 8, 2020 in Los Angeles,” it says. “There are no plans for cancellation or postponement of the show, but the team will of course be staying in tune with all developments.”
Read the rest of the statement below:
Reed Exhibitions and ITSA are closely following the latest guidance from local, state and national authorities regarding the COVID-19 virus as it relates to travel to and participation in our events. The health and safety of our exhibitors, visitors and staff is our number one priority. Read more for further information.
On March 12, Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti issued a directive to help slow the spread of COVID-19, strengthening the local response to the outbreak with new measures. For more information on Los Angeles’ response, please read here.
With the recent explosion of new technologies, new forms of mobility and transforming the future of transportation – The ITS World Congress will explore “The New Age of Mobility.” Education program themes will include seamless mobility and changing behaviour, fuelling the future, the path to vision zero, disruption on the digital highway & data, connectivity, intelligent and automated vehicles, governance and more! Stay tuned for more details on the full education program which will be available in the next few months.
We look forward to seeing you this October 4-8, 2020 in Los Angeles. For up-to-date information on ITS World Congress 2020, please visit www.itsworldcongress2020.com.