Event Overview

What does the future hold for autonomous and connected vehicles, and how will communications technology help reach this destination? During this one-day industry summit hosted by the IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) and IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS), executives, technical leaders, and internationally recognized academics will discuss future use cases, challenges, and opportunities related to connected and automated vehicles, including how 5G networks can support the automotive and mobility industries. The summit will include perspectives from automakers, network operators, and developers of enabling automotive technologies. Topics will include autonomous driving, sensor fusion, deep learning, 5G, DSRC, LIDAR, radar, mapping, computing platforms, IoT, cloud, security, and societal impacts. We invite you to join this unique and collaborative IEEE summit in the heart of Silicon Valley.

Distinguished Invited Speakers

  • Dr. Steve Shladover, Road Vehicle Automation Systems Researcher,
  • Prof. Michele Zorzi, University of Padova, Italy
  • Roxie Paine, Analog Devices Inc.,
  • Colm Prendergast, Analog Devices Inc.,
  • Erdal Yilmaz, Analog Devices Inc.,
  • Ken DiPrima, AT&T Business Solutions,
  • Dragos Maciuca, Ford Research and Innovation Center,
  • Dr. Melissa Cefkin, Nissan Research Center,
  • Shailesh Patil, Qualcomm,
  • Dr. Takayuki Shimizu, Toyota ITC,
  • Ganesh V. Iyer, NIO,
  • Dr. Jonathan Petit, OnBoard Security,
  • Jeff Willey, RFNav,
  • Dr. Maha Achour, Metawave Corp,
  • Ravi Puvvala, SAVARI,
  • Daniel Richart, Teraki,
  • Joao Barros, Veniam,