Associations / Memberships

ITS-Germany - German Association for Intelligent Transport Systems


ITS Germany is a consortium of technical administrations, scientific institutions and private and public companies, service providers and consultants in the fields of telematics and traffic management technology. The purpose of the Company is the wide promotion of development, planning, construction and operation of intelligent transport systems (ITS) and their components. Prof. Dr. Michael Stepping is a member of the Executive Board and Vice President.




The competence cluster "Smart traffic and transportation systems ITS Hessen eV was founded in 2010 and currently consists of around 30 companies and universities. With the bundling the expertise of companies and universities that (ITS) have been active around the area of intelligent transport and traffic systems in Hessen. It should be an experience and knowledge potential merged and thus a more efficient transport systems are promoted. Prof. Dr. Michael Stepping has been Chairman of the Executive Board since 2018.




North Rhine-Westphalia with 17.5 million inhabitants, the biggest population region and home to several major metropolitan areas of the Federal Republic, including the Rhineland and the Ruhr. Nowhere in Germany are the current and the future challenges of mobility more clearly than here. Objective is on the one hand representing the industry towards politically imitated technology projects for traffic telematics at federal or state level and to be a competent partner for the state government.




CampusSource provides research and development results - in this case the software developments of the participating state universities relating to the technical infrastructure to develop and operate virtual educational facilities which are vital as a basis for the use of new media in the area of education - free and at no cost to third parties under the defined conditions of an open source licence. Prof. Dr. Michael Stepping is a member of the Executive Board.


Fernseh- und Kinotechnischen Gesellschaft


The television and cinema Technical Society (FKTG) one of the oldest technical associations in Germany. The main objective of television and cinema Technical Company is to offer all in the TV and film industry professionals and those interested in these fields scientists, engineers and technicians a base to exchange ideas and experiences and thereby promoting this technology areas. "