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11/01/17
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Volkswagen Group supports Hanseatic City of Hamburg and ITS Germany for hosting of World Congress for Intelligent Transport Systems

Volkswagen Group supports Hanseatic City of Hamburg and ITS Germany for hosting of World Congress for Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) 2021
  • Germany wins the competition for the ITS World Congress – with Hamburg as the hosting city and the Volkswagen Group as a strong partner
  • Hosting of the ITS World Congress in 2021 is a key milestone in the strategic mobility partnership between Hamburg and Volkswagen AG
  • Decisions taken on projects for the urban mobility of the future
  • Volkswagen Group as a future-oriented driver for the use of intelligent transport systems (ITS)

The Volkswagen Group and the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg have reached a key milestone in their strategic mobility partnership. The Volkswagen Group will support Hamburg and ITS Germany in 2021 for hosting the World Congress for Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) as a main partner and chair of the Host Organizing Committee. ERTICO (ITS Europe), organizer of the World Congress, announced the decision to stage the event in Germany with Hamburg as the hosting city at the ITS World Congress in Montréal. With this decision, the mobility partnership between Hamburg and Volkswagen will be strengthened. Decisions have been taken on specific projects to develop Hamburg into a model city for future urban mobility. For the implementation of these projects, the Volkswagen Group will be calling on the broad-based competence of its brands.

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