International Transport Forum

2012 Annual Summit / Seamless Transport:Making Connections



AustriaTech – Federal Agency for Technological Measures Ltd.

ITS deployment and development

AustriaTech, headquartered at TechGate Vienna, was established in 2005. The telematics agency of Austrian Ministry of Transport, Innovation, and Technology furthers the implementation of Intelligent Transport Systems in Austria and abroad. Its long-term goal is that the traffic flows safer, more efficient, and more environmentally friendly. Under the leadership of managing director Martin Russ, a team of 30 professionals analyses benefits and possible applications of IT-based traffic systems. The industry’s highlight in autumn 2012 will be the 19th ITS World Congress where 10,000 participants and 300 exhibitors from 60 countries will be present.

AustriaTech - Martin Russ