The Intelligent Transportation Society of America is the leading advocate for technologies that improve the safety, security and efficiency of the nation's surface transportation system. Its members include private corporations, public agencies, and academic institutions involved in the research, development and design of Intelligent Transportation Systems technologies that enhance safety, increase mobility and sustain the environment.
The Intelligent Transportation Society of America is a not-for-profit organization that was formed in 1991 to advance technologies in surface area transportation and advocate for environmental stewardship and business advancement within the transportation industry. The Intelligent Transportation Society of America is a collective of private companies, research institutions, and public organizations that are either in or depend on the United States commercial transportation industry. Unlike other organizations within the industry that have a variety of objectives, Intelligent Transportation Society of America is the only group devoted exclusively to researching, financing, and promoting emerging technologies. ITS America provides a united voice for business and technological advancements that protect and promote the surface transportation industry.
Mission Statement of ITS America
The mission statement of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America is stated simply as:
To be proactive leaders for all ITS stakeholders promoting collaboration and networking in research, development and design of ITS technologies to accelerate their deployment and sustain the environment.
This mission is achieved by the following guiding principles:
Our members are our highest priority. They are the focus of everything we do.
Provide maximum value for our members and affiliates in other countries through enhanced interactions between the public and private sectors.
Be the preeminent future-thinking organization for ITS.
Be the ITS resource for political leaders, public agencies and the business community.
Support technology for a multimodal surface transportation system that is environmentally, financially and socially sustainable.
Apply the highest standards of integrity and excellence to all of our practices and relationships.
Intelligent Transportation Society of America Information and Resources
ITS America is devoted to providing its members with access to career and business advancement, top professionals in emerging technologies through the Transportation Safety Advancement Group, safety and research publications, meetings and events, and a number of informational forums throughout the United States transportation industry. These resources are the cornerstone for promoting environmental stewardship, economic prosperity, and technological advancement in the Intelligent Transportation Society of America.
ITS America Membership
The Intelligent Transportation Society of America is committed to providing its members with the tools to technologically advance their business and serves as a national voice that advocates for the industry. ITS America is devoted to working with public and private groups and lawmakers to secure financial resources and develop policies for the United States transportation industry. Organizations that join ITS America receive numerous benefits, which are made available to all employees of the organization for no additional cost. Click to learn more about membership in the Intelligent Transportation Society of America.
ITS America Staff and Board of Directors
Staff at the Intelligent Transportation Society of America consists of multi-disciplinary professionals that are dedicated to the mission and principles of ITS America. Click here for a list of ITS America staff members. They can be contacted by writing or calling:
Intelligent Transportation Society of America
1100 17th Street NW, Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20036
1-800-374-8472 or 202-484-4847
The ITS America Board of Directors is made up of leaders in the transportation that are from a diverse assemblage of organizations. Click here for a list of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America Board of Directors.