Günther Weber elected Chairman of the Coordination Committee of the ITS Nationals
- Term of office: 2 years
- Focus: Strengthening the cooperation
- Forum D-A-CH already established
Berlin, August 18, 2020 - The network of national ITS associations, ITS Nationals, has elected ITS Germany board member Günther Weber as its chairman. His term of office is 2 years.
The association of ITS Germany e.V. and the German ITS community congratulate Mr. Weber on his election. The focus of his work will be, increasing the cooperation of the national ITS associations among each other and ERTICO, too.
Mr. Weber says: "As Chairman of the ITS Nationals, it is very important, to promote dialogue and cooperation between the national ITS associations. We should lay the foundation for this through regional cooperations. Already, we have successfully established such a format between the associations in the D-A-CH region. This can serve as an example for further future, new and innovative dialogue formats during the post-Corona era."
Martin Russ, Weber's predecessor and Secretary General of ITS Austria, said: "As the previous Chairman of the ITS Nationals, I am pleased that with Günther Weber an internationally experienced and recognized expert will continue the work and give the national and regional ITS associations in Europe a strong voice - especially towards the implementation of new and effective ITS solutions with added value. As Secretary General of ITS Austria, I welcome the new chairman of activities in the DACH region, that sets in motion, too."
Thomas Krause, Chairman of ITS mobility e.V., said: "ITS Nationals is the essential body of all ITS regional associations in Europe. Together with Günther Weber as the newly elected Chairman of ITS Nationals, we are looking to the previous successful work, that will be seamlessly continue. Günther Weber will be get a strong voice on the European level for the European ITS regional associations."
Dr. Andreas Kronawitter explains: "ITS-Switzerland congratulates Günther Weber on his election as 'Chairman of the Coordination Committee of the ITS Nationals'. We are very happy and looking forward to the future cooperation within the ITS Nationals, which will further invigoriate our cooperation in the DACH region."