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  • ITS South Africa
    Infrastructure Construction Sustainable Development Sustainable Cities ITS Africa Law Enforcement eNatis Road Safety Public Transport Aviation Bus Rapid Transit Rail Commuter Rail Gautrain Light Rail Monorail Taxi Industry Payment Systems Ticketing Tolling Media Skills Development Traffic Management Advanced Traffic Management System Advanced Traveller Info System Image Gallery Album 2009 AGM 2009 e Transport 2009 Gautrain Award Gautrain Site Visit Album 2010 ITS South Africa AGM 2010 Album 2011 ITS networking event i Transport 2011 Album 2012 ITS Summit 2012 Album 2013 i Transport 2013 Album 2015 i Transport 2015 Opportunities Tenders Careers Training Education External courses ITS Education Modules Training Capacity Building Workshops ITSSA Board Minutes BoD EXCO BoD Dates New Member Services Additional member benefits and services will be launched in the next few weeks This is part of the concerted effort to add value to members as part of growing the ITS industry The earlier introduction of the regular Tender Alert is an example of services that bring tangible benefits to our members Read More Go Green Go Smart Intelligent Transport Systems and UATP join forces to better integrate transport Introduction Hosted every second year since 2001 by the Intelligent Transport Society of South Africa the i Transport Conference and Exhibition has become an established and well supported event on the transport calendar as a platform for knowledge sharing to promote the sustainable deployment of ITS projects i Transport 2017 will be co hosted by ITS South Africa the African Chapter of the International Public Transport Association UATP and ITS Africa on 14 17 February 2017 at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg South Africa This paves the way for significantly greater continent wide and international participation Conference Theme The theme Go Green Go Smart reflects the need to improve transport efficiencies to reduce the carbon footprint of

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  • ITS South Africa | About
    Bus Rapid Transit Rail Commuter Rail Gautrain Light Rail Monorail Taxi Industry Payment Systems Ticketing Tolling Media Skills Development Traffic Management Advanced Traffic Management System Advanced Traveller Info System Image Gallery Album 2009 AGM 2009 e Transport 2009 Gautrain Award Gautrain Site Visit Album 2010 ITS South Africa AGM 2010 Album 2011 ITS networking event i Transport 2011 Album 2012 ITS Summit 2012 Album 2013 i Transport 2013 Album 2015 i Transport 2015 Opportunities Tenders Careers Training Education External courses ITS Education Modules Training Capacity Building Workshops ITSSA Board Minutes BoD EXCO BoD Dates About ITS South Africa is a membership based organisation representing the public and the private sector It consists of government bodies and its implementation agencies across three tiers of government and of manufacturers suppliers service providers and consultants users and potential users of ITS technology It is incorporated as a Section 21 Company Not for Gain and holds an Annual General Meeting where a Board of Directors is elected to oversee its strategy and programme of action that is implemented by the ITS South Africa CEO The Intelligent Transport Society South Africa ensures that ITS and related organisations are kept up to date with the technology revolution and allows one to harness the technology and gain the benefit it offers Its strategic aim is to promote the deployment of ITS solutions Make transport operations more efficient Make using transport systems more people friendly Reduce transport related fatalities and injuries and Reduce the carbon footprint of the transport sector ITS South Africa is member of the International Public Transport Association UITP and its African chapter UATP and is a member of the International Road Federation IRF ITS South Africa is also a Founder Member of ITS Africa together with ITS Ethiopia and ITS Nigeria The ITS South

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  • ITS South Africa | Our Vision & Mission
    South Africa AGM 2010 Album 2011 ITS networking event i Transport 2011 Album 2012 ITS Summit 2012 Album 2013 i Transport 2013 Album 2015 i Transport 2015 Opportunities Tenders Careers Training Education External courses ITS Education Modules Training Capacity Building Workshops ITSSA Board Minutes BoD EXCO BoD Dates Our Vision Mission ITS South Africa has been established as a result of close cooperation between the public and the private sector This cooperation has been a key factor in the progress made by ITS South Africa ITS South Africa s vision To achieve a balanced and integrated transport system in sustainable cities with public transport as a mode of choice where ITS technologies contribute To enhance transport efficiencies To improve transport related safety and security To encourage a people oriented approach in transport and To promote environmental sensitivity Mission statement The mission of ITS South Africa driving all activities is to develop and strengthen a sustainable South African ITS industry that supports the achievement of national transportation goals Strategic Objectives To implement this strategy ITS South Africa will works towards the following strategic objectives Delivering value added services To expand its delivery of value added services to members To grow its membership base and network or partners and collaborators Contributing to an enabling environment To strengthen the strategic positioning and brand equity of ITS South Africa in the local and global market and To cultivate political and governmental championing of ITS Strategic Projects ITS South Africa operates two strategic projects the ITS Centre of Excellence and the biennial i Transport Conference and Exhibition ITS Centre of Excellence The ITS Centre of Excellence is build on six pillars Knowledge Management Training and Skills Development Education Research Support Innovation and Development Projects i Marketplace Supplier Database To enable public authorities wider access to

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  • ITS South Africa | Management Structure
    Documents Reports Statements Speeches Workshop Presentations Current Affairs Policy and Planning Electronic Toll Collection FIFA SWC 2010 General ITS NEWS Infrastructure Construction Sustainable Development Sustainable Cities ITS Africa Law Enforcement eNatis Road Safety Public Transport Aviation Bus Rapid Transit Rail Commuter Rail Gautrain Light Rail Monorail Taxi Industry Payment Systems Ticketing Tolling Media Skills Development Traffic Management Advanced Traffic Management System Advanced Traveller Info System Image Gallery Album 2009 AGM 2009 e Transport 2009 Gautrain Award Gautrain Site Visit Album 2010 ITS South Africa AGM 2010 Album 2011 ITS networking event i Transport 2011 Album 2012 ITS Summit 2012 Album 2013 i Transport 2013 Album 2015 i Transport 2015 Opportunities Tenders Careers Training Education External courses ITS Education Modules Training Capacity Building Workshops ITSSA Board Minutes BoD EXCO BoD Dates Management Structure Directors for 2015 16 are Exco Andrew Aucamp eThekwini Transport Authority President Wim Ferreira Techso Vice President Paul Vorster CEO ITSSA Public Sector Representatives Bernard Oosthuizen Transport for Cape Town Wilson Batista Johannesburg Roads Agency Tommie Snyman Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality Private Sector Representatives Marius Barnard Syntell Ivan Reutener RHDHV Patrick Moodley Siemens Glen Pillay TSA Chief Executive Dr Paul Vorster paul vorster itssa org Click here to read

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  • ITS South Africa | What is ITS?
    Traffic Management System Advanced Traveller Info System Image Gallery Album 2009 AGM 2009 e Transport 2009 Gautrain Award Gautrain Site Visit Album 2010 ITS South Africa AGM 2010 Album 2011 ITS networking event i Transport 2011 Album 2012 ITS Summit 2012 Album 2013 i Transport 2013 Album 2015 i Transport 2015 Opportunities Tenders Careers Training Education External courses ITS Education Modules Training Capacity Building Workshops ITSSA Board Minutes BoD EXCO BoD Dates What is ITS Intelligent Transport Systems ITS for short is the convergence between transport engineering IT and telecommunication and the integrated application of these technologies to make the transport network more efficient safer and more user friendly ITS incorporates innovative technologies into typical transportation operations to improve efficiencies of traffic flow and reduce congestion enhance road safety and offer additional information to motorists so they can determine their preferred mode of transport or route choice ITS offer benefits to law enforcement agencies by enhancing monitoring capabilities and using the additional real time information improves the response time of emergency services Typical examples of ITS applications are the ability to monitor public transport operations on a route by route or on an individual operator basis implement a tolling strategy without the need to stop the passing vehicles monitor traffic flows and introduce alternative route strategies to ameliorate emergency or conditions and to implement road pricing strategies for private or heavy goods vehicles including the ability to weigh heavy vehicles whilst the vehicle is in motion ITS enables the road authorities to perform essential management services These services are currently being undertaken by agencies lacking sufficient resources and manpower to affect a sustainable and effective presence on the roads today ITS has the ability to make significant cost effective improvements in all areas of transportation safety and security However South

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  • ITS South Africa | Centre of Excellence
    Opportunities Tenders Careers Training Education External courses ITS Education Modules Training Capacity Building Workshops ITSSA Board Minutes BoD EXCO BoD Dates Centre of Excellence ITS South Africa established the ITS Centre of Excellence as a delivery mechanism It is virtual centre that will encourage cooperation with other organisations where there is a possibility of achieving synergy The ITS CoE will grow its activities to cover five focus areas education training and skills development research innovation and knowledge management The ITS Centre of Excellence will initially focus on education and training in the field of ITS and knowledge management to provide its members with access to topical information and case studies about ITS deployment projects The ITS Centre of Excellence is one of two strategic programmes the other being the biennial i Transport Conference and Exhibition Education Intelligent Transport Systems is an interdisciplinary area of expertise with ITS practitioners coming from their original mother disciplines such as Civil Traffic and Transportation Electrical and IT Engineering ITS has grown into an area of specialisation with several major universities offering post graduation courses in Intelligent Transport Systems ITS South Africa is investigation ways to cooperate with local and international universities and technical universities to explore synergies around educational programmes If you are interested in participating in such programmes please click here Innovation Development South Africa has a vibrant ITS industry Although a lot of technology is imported there is already a significant element of local innovation and development Given that South Africa shares many characteristics with similar New World Economies This opens doors for export local innovations Innovation is one of the focus areas that will be developed as the ITS CoE matures Knowledge Management Current Affairs Case Studies Workshop Presentations for workshop attendees Tenders Opportunities Career Opportunities Research ITS South Africa encourages

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  • ITS South Africa | Membership
    Current Affairs Policy and Planning Electronic Toll Collection FIFA SWC 2010 General ITS NEWS Infrastructure Construction Sustainable Development Sustainable Cities ITS Africa Law Enforcement eNatis Road Safety Public Transport Aviation Bus Rapid Transit Rail Commuter Rail Gautrain Light Rail Monorail Taxi Industry Payment Systems Ticketing Tolling Media Skills Development Traffic Management Advanced Traffic Management System Advanced Traveller Info System Image Gallery Album 2009 AGM 2009 e Transport 2009 Gautrain Award Gautrain Site Visit Album 2010 ITS South Africa AGM 2010 Album 2011 ITS networking event i Transport 2011 Album 2012 ITS Summit 2012 Album 2013 i Transport 2013 Album 2015 i Transport 2015 Opportunities Tenders Careers Training Education External courses ITS Education Modules Training Capacity Building Workshops ITSSA Board Minutes BoD EXCO BoD Dates Membership The Society is aimed at all facets of business the academic community and government which have a stake in the application of technology to transportation These are typically corporations involved in the provision of transportation infrastructure products and or services Research institutions and tertiary education institutions can contribute their insights and innovations in the field of transportation as members of the ITS South Africa Members are representative of the entire transport industry in Southern Africa Membership also includes government transportation agencies at all levels national provincial metropolitan and local with the responsibility for the deployment oversight and management of transportation infrastructure As a membership based organisation ITS South Africa is mandated to serve the interests of its members and a secondary mandate to strengthen the South African ITS industry The website is one of the tools in delivering on its mandate Access to web based information is two fold Privileged and competitive information including tenders and business opportunities is provided to paid up members based on a user name and password while other information is

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  • ITS South Africa | Advantages & Benefits
    the Intelligent Transport Systems industry is experiencing significant growth on the back of this Several flagship projects have been deployed or are under construction with several others on the planning table South Africa as a New World Economy typically experience challenges such as fast urbanisation growing populations and a need to expand its transport infrastructure New World Economies have transport priorities somewhat different from industrialised nations with established infrastructure that often have legacy systems in place while South Africa can leap frog to state of the art systems Strategic ITS drivers include Promoting sustainable public transport Reducing congestion and traffic management Incident management road safety and transport safety and security Member interaction ITS South Africa facilitates interaction between members and qualified local and international specialists in the field This assists members in selecting and implementing their own systems and to networking with the main ITS users and developers in Southern Africa Tender Alert ITS South Africa assists members from both buyer and seller perspective to identify business opportunities through its regular Tender Alert service Industry news By constantly providing members with local and international news items related to the usage of related technologies through weekly updates Workshops Regular workshops are conducted on topics of both strategic and operation interest with by practitioners suppliers and users of related technologies Members pay a preferential rate to attend Neutral Forum By acting as a neutral forum for vendors users and potential users of ITS technology to discuss the application of the technology The Society participates in both local and international forums devoted to debating setting of standards strategies and the legal implications of ITS technology Advocacy Role ITSSA works towards growing the industry to the benefit of all members by playing an advocacy role by engaging with Government International transport related bodies Such

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