OmniAir Consortium®, the leading industry association promoting connected interoperability and certification for ITS, tolling, and connected vehicles has opened registration for the next OmniAir Plugfest in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

The OmniAir Plugfest at Mcity is hosted in partnership with the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) the week of May 13-17, 2024. Mcity is the world’s first purpose-built proving ground for testing the performance and safety of connected vehicles and technologies under controlled and realistic conditions.

OmniAir Plugfests are the premiere testing event for connected vehicles, bringing together leading C-V2X device manufacturers, automotive OEMs, test equipment providers, and test laboratories from around the world. 

This week-long event will feature:

  • V2X interoperability and conformance testing
  • Field performance testing
  • Security / SCMS interoperability testing
  • Safety applications and use V2X case testing
  • Connected Mobility Symposium
  • Technology demonstrations and tours

 ‘Super Early Bird’ registration is available for testing teams, with a whopping 33% discount off of the standard registration price.  Act fast – this offer is valid only for online registrations completed by February 14th.

This “Super Early Bird” discount is exclusively available to OmniAir Members.

OmniAir offers independent, third-party testing and certification of connected vehicle and tolling technologies through a network of independent, accredited test labs. OmniAir full-stack testing and certification for C-V2X OBUs, RSUs, and modules is designed to ensure devices are interoperable and conform to industry standards.

To learn more about OmniAir Plugfest and OmniAir Certification programs, visit our website at


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“We are excited to bring OmniAir Plugfest back to Mcity, with its world-class connected and automated vehicle test facilities,” said Jason Conley, Executive Director for OmniAir Consortium. “OmniAir Plugfests are key to accelerating nationwide V2X deployment and promoting interoperability.”

In conjunction with Plugfest, OmniAir, and UMTRI will jointly host a one-day Connected Mobility Symposium, featuring leading experts and decisionmakers from government, industry, and academia. Keynote presentations connected vehicle technology demos, and tours of the Mcity test facility will offer attendees marketing, networking, learning, and technical knowledge exchange opportunities.

Laboratory and field testing will take place at the Mcity Test Facility in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Symposium will take place on the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor.

About OmniAir Consortium

OmniAir Consortium is the leading industry association promoting interoperability and certification for ITS, tolling, and connected vehicles. OmniAir’s membership includes public agencies, private companies, research institutions, and independent test laboratories. Learn more about OmniAir at


UMTRI is a global leader in transportation research and a partner of choice for industry leaders, foundations, and government agencies. UMTRI is one of the largest research institutes at U-M in terms of research expenditures, at $20 million annually. The institute has conducted over 1,000 research projects and collected hundreds of terabytes of data.

About Mcity

Mcity is an interdisciplinary, public-private partnership bringing together industry, government, and U-M researchers across campus to transform mobility for the benefit of society.

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