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Midwest Connections: Travel Smart

Save the date for the premier ITS event held in the Midwest!

>130 Attendees

> 30 Exhibitors

Private sector reps from multiple industries

Govt, State, City reps

The 2019 ITS Midwest Annual Meeting will be held at the Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center Chicago-Downers Grove. The Doubletree Suites will also serve as the meeting hotel, with rooms at a special group rate.

"Midwest Connections: Travel Smart" is the Annual Meeting theme. The focal point of this year’s gathering will be utilizing data and the ITS/Connected environment to improve mobility, reliability, and safety, to help the public to make smarter travel decisions.

This two-day event will consist of roundtable panel discussions, technical sessions, a vendor showcase and an Exhibitor Open House (featuring over 30 exhibitors), social events and technical tour.

More information to follow!

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2019 | Updated: May 2, 2019

Meeting topics

Technical sessions will cover:

  • Smart Cities
  • connected and autonomous vehicles
  • traffic management and operations
  • multi-agency collaborations
  • work zone ITS
  • safety innovations
  • corrective and preventive maintenance
  • privacy issues
  • data management
  • commercial vehicle operations
  • transit applications
  • incident management
  • new technologies.

Wishing to submit an abstract? Check how to submit an abstract for “Midwest Connections: Travel Smart”.

Membership advantages

Be sure to take advantage of member discounts by timely renewal of your membership in ITS Midwest. As a Member you can get a discount on the meeting registration fee, plus many other membership benefits. Not a member of ITS Midwest? Learn more about membership benefits and join today.


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Contacts #itsmw19

Meeting, Lodging

Justin Potts & Brian Plum (Co-chairs)
847 705-4008 (Justin)

Abstracts, Technical Program, Speakers

Michel Lavigne & David Zavattero
773-441-1365 (Michel)
773-802-1541 (David)

Sponsorship & Exhibitors

Michael Ruelle

Social Events

Scott Lee & Preston Judkins

Project of the Year

Dan Shamo

Online Registration

Online Registration Subcommittee