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Technical Tours and Demonstrations

Join us at the 17th ITS Asia Pacific Forum, where we will showcase Queensland’s world leading transport technologies.

The Forum will feature Pre and Post event Technical Tours and Demonstrations, in Cairns and the Gold Coast.

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Brisbane: Beautiful One Day, Perfect the Next

The city of Brisbane enjoys over 300 days of blue skies a year! So, why not loosen your tie, ditch the heels and explore sunny Brisbane on your downtime. Brisbane is the perfect backdrop for a mid-winter break whilst attending the ITS Asia Pacific Forum 2020.

Brisbane boasts an impressive arts and culture scene just minutes from the Forum Venue. The Parklands complex adjoins the Queensland Cultural Centre which houses one of Australia’s finest art galleries, the State Library, the amazing Queensland Museum, and the Queensland Performing Arts Complex. Brisbane’s restaurant scene is every foodie’s dream, leaving you free to explore thousands of restaurant spots and cafés.

Reasons to Visit Brisbane

Brisbane: The Affordable Destination

Staying in Brisbane is much more affordable than many other international destinations, making a trip to Brisbane more feasible than most people realize.

Click here to make use of the ITS Asia Pacific Forum 2020 Cost Analysis in order to plan your trip.

Additionally, Forum Delegates can take advantage of discounted hotel rates.

ITS Asia Pacific Forum 2020 and QANTAS have partnered to offer discounted airfare to Brisbane, Cairns and the Gold Coast. Be sure to make your bookings using the buttons below.

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Speaker Highlights

We interviewed a few of our highlight speakers to find out what motivates them, why they are excited for ITS Asia Pacific Forum 2020 and where they see the Intelligent Transport industry in the next 5 to 10 years.


Russ Shields is former CEO of Navigation Technologies (later NAVTEQ, now HERE), and current Chair of Ygomi LLC and CEO of RoadDB LLC. RoadDB offers a full in-vehicle software solution for the road database and localization to be used in automated driving in series production vehicles.

Mr. Shields was inducted into the inaugural class of ITS America’s ITS Hall of Fame in 2008, and was named the inaugural U.S. member of the ITS World Congress Hall of Fame in 2010.

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Amit Trivedi has over 25 years’ experience directing and managing risk, assurance and HSEQ management systems. His experience extends to the oil and gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and transport sectors.

Currently, Amit leads TMR’s Connected and Highly Automated Driving (CHAD) pilot with an objective to assess safety benefits and impacts of introducing automated vehicles on Queensland roads.

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