The Canadian Urban Transit Association represents the public transit community in Canada and engages in a multitude of activities in support of its mission and goals. These include conferences, training, public affairs, awards, exhibitions, technical services, research, statistics and government relations. Their mission is to establish public transit as the primary solution to urban mobility in the achievement of sustainable transportation, and to assist its members in the fulfillment of their mandates.
The Transportation Association of Canada is a national association with a mission to promote the provision of safe, secure, efficient, effective, and environmentally and financially sustainable transportation services in support of Canada’s social and economic goals. The association is a neutral forum for gathering or exchanging ideas, information and knowledge on technical guidelines and best practices. In Canada as a whole, TAC has a primary focus on roadways and their strategic linkages and inter-relationships with other components of the transportation system. In urban areas, TAC’s primary focus is on the movement of people, goods and services and its relationship with land use patterns.
ITS Canada is a professional non-profit society, with the inter-related goals of fostering ITS applications, promoting government-industry cooperation and strengthening the ITS industry. ITS Canada is recognized as the most knowledgeable source for information and advice on intelligent transportation systems in Canada. The Society positions itself to be fair and unbiased, and does not lobby for or promote any specific commercial interest. ITS Canada’s profile extends beyond Canada’s physical borders, with prominent positions in the international ITS community.
The Canadian Parking Association is the national organization that represents the parking industry and provides a dynamic forum for learning and sharing to enhance our members’ ability to serve the public and to improve the economic vitality of our communities. The Canadian Parking Association was founded in 1983 with the primary goal to be a national voice for the public parking industry in Canada. The Association provides valuable benefits such as certification, networking opportunities and resource materials for individuals and businesses. The Association consists of both private and public sectors, with members representing public parking companies, municipalities, governments, hospitals, universities, airports, suppliers and consultants.