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The purpose of ITSA@GT is to promote the advancement and integration of intelligent transportation systems by fostering the close association of students with the greater transportation profession and ITSA@GT; to acquaint students with topics of interest within the intelligent transportation arena; to promote common interests among students; to encourage the development and/or enhancement of intelligent transportation systems study.

If you are interested in: transportation policy, connected vehicles, V2V, autonomous cars, big data, transportation optimization, freight, new transportation businesses...then Join ITSA@GT

We are sponsored by the ITSA Georgia, please visit their site for more information.

Our national organization is recognized for advocating for the newest technologies making our roadways safer and efficient. Please visit the ITSA National site for more info.


General body meetings are held once a month. Please check the schedule for changes, and join the mailing list for information about transportation tech and research news.

We go on one outting a semester, open to all members of ITSA@GT and friends!


Summer Break!

We had a great Spring semester, featuring great talks about ITS at our meetings. Thanks to GDOT, AT&T, and ITS Georgia for great content and support. See you in the Fall!

Past Events

Date and Location: 4.20 - Van Leer E261

Time: 11AM - Noon

Guest Speaker: Sam Harris, RTOP GDOT

Presentation Title: Traffic Simulation Modeling (Synchro-VISSIM)

Sam gave a very interesting lecture about his traffic modeling experience at GDOT and the impact that simulations have at improving our congested corridors in Atlanta. Congrats to our door prize winners from Austria!

Date and Location: 3.16 - Van Leer E261

Time: 11AM - Noon

Guest Speaker: Matthew Glassner, TMC GDOT

Presentation Title: GDOT Road Weather Informaion Systems (RWIS)

Matt spoke about the GDOT RWIS project, and it's future goals and expectations. Thanks to Applied Information for coming out to the meeting and congrats to our door prize winner!

AT&T Drive Studio Tour

Date and Location: 1.13 - 759 West Peachtree Street Atlanta, GA 30308

Time: 2PM - 3PM

We had a great time touring the AT&T Drive Studio and seeing all the great applications in the connected car space.

Date and Location: 1.27 - Howey Physics S204

We had the AT&T Drive team come in and give a talk about connected vehicles and AT&T's role in this growing ITS business market. We had a great turnout, thanks to everyone who came! We hope to see you at the ITSA@GT February meeting!

Congrats to our door prize winners! Anirban and Himanshu won Starbucks gift cards and Jake won the grand prize of a digital gift card!

Date and Location: 2.24 - Wardlaw Center (Sponsored by ITS Georgia)

ITS Georgia came back to tech at the beautiful Ward Law venue overlooking historic Grant Field. We heard from the three Wayne Shackelford scholarship winners talk about connected transportation and the benefits and challenges they pose.

THANK YOU SO MUCH TO OUR SPONSORS:ITS Georgia sponsored the meeting venue, with lunch sponsored by 360ns Network Solutions.


Joining ITSA is FREE, but to have access to our mentor database you must join our parent organization ITSGA as a student member for $25.

It is important that after you join, you forward the confirmation email to our Secretary: Hamza Abbassi ( h i a b b a s i g a t e c h e d u ).

We welcome students of all levels and all disciplines. We want members who enjoy talking about new transportation ideas, research, and businesses.

Our current membership roster features students majoring in ECE, Business, CE, and Public Policy!

Come out and bring a friend to our once a month general body meetings and have a chance at winning a great door prize for free!

International Student Liaisons

ITSA@GT has an international student liaison program in which students from other universities partner with us to exchange new information and research related to ITS locally in their region.

Asia Pacific

Name: Syed Hassan Ahmed

Location: Daegu, South Korea

School: Kyungpook National University

Ph.D. student with focus in connected vehicle communications and networking

Website: Click Here

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