ITS AP News: The 11th Asia-Pacific ITS Forum and Exhibition 2011

2011.03.09

 

(Date:9 Mar, 2011)

Looking Forward to Welcoming All Delegates from around the World

ITS Asia Pacific Forum & Exhibition is the main ITS (Intelligent Transportation Systems) event in the Asia Pacific Region. In the dramatically developed and growing communities of the Asia Pacific region, ITS is a motivating entity in both the private and public sectors. The purpose of this event is to create a platform where planners, engineers, government officials, stakeholders, and experts in ITS fields from the Asia Pacific region and the world can join together to share their knowledge and experience in the deployment and implementation of ITS. Apart from event activities, participants will have the opportunity to enjoy technical tours, exploring the ITS Center of Kaohsiung City Government, visiting the intelligent bus demonstration, mass Rapid transit service center, and enjoying the other advanced technology applications, such as e-payment and the solar-powered sightseeing boat in Kaohsiung.

The 2011 ITS AP Forum will be held in Grand Hi-Lai Arena, Kaohsiung, Taiwan on June 8-10, 2011. This is the second time that the ITS AP Forum being held in Taiwan (First held in Taipei, Taiwan in 2003). Besides technical interactions between experts and professionals, the exhibition has also been arranged in the 2011 ITS AP forum. All interested companies and institutions in the field of ITS are welcomed to participate in the exhibition. There will be 50 booths available. The latest news will be announced soon on the official website.

It is also a great opportunity for us to welcome all participates to visit beautiful Taiwan and enjoy its multifaceted culture and the hospitality of its people. The host city of the 2011 ITS AP Forum is Kaohsiung, which is the second largest city in Taiwan. It is also the southern terminal station of the new High Speed Rail (HSR) system, which connects to other major cities including Taipei. Founded in the 17th century, Kaohsiung, a port city, now has a population of 2.5 million and is famous for its fresh seafood, the beautiful “Love River”, open air coffee shops with live performances, and wild monkeys that reside on Ape Hill. S.H.E. (Safe, Healthy, Ecological Environment) is the concept behind the development plans for the future of the city.

To see more news and periodic updates about the conference, exhibition, online registration, submission of abstracts, and accommodation, please visit: www.its-ap2011.org.

Secretariat of 2011 ITS AP Forum
Liana Liang
Tel: +886-2-2508-1825 ext. 123
Fax: +886-2-2508-3570
Email: info@its-ap2011.org