The ITS Congress will be an ideal opportunity for industry, knowledge institutions and the government to show what the Netherlands can do and to highlight the significance of developments in this field for users. It will enable the Netherlands to consolidate its position as a leader in this field. The Ministry of Infrastructure, Public Works and Water Management plans to organize a high-level European meeting during the congress, in early June 2019.
The Supervisory Board of ERTICO-ITS Europe announced its preferred location in december. This award decision was preceded by a selection process during which bids from various European cities were assessed. With the signing of an agreement on December 5, the Netherlands has now been definitively selected as the host country.