Connected and automated vehicles, cyber security, ride-share, Mobility as a Service and artificial intelligence were among the transport technology topics discussed at this year's Australian Intelligent Transport Systems Summit.
C-ITS and automated vehicles will be a key theme at the Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads' 2018 Engineering Technology Forum, held at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, 18-20 September.
A new $10 million fund dedicated to expanding trials of driverless vehicles will forms part of the New South Wales Budget, ensuring that the State keeps up with the moving pace of technology.
Australia and New Zealand road transport association Austroads has supported the announcement by the Australian Communications and Media Authority that the Radiocommunications (Intelligent Transport Systems) Class Licence 2017 has been issued.
VicRoads is calling for expressions of interest from businesses, industry bodies and transport technology organisations to be a part of its Connected and Automated Vehicle Trial Grants Program.
Road trauma in Australia and New Zealand could be significantly reduced by the adoption of rapidly developing technologies that change the way drivers use vehicles, according to new research published by Austroads.