Category: Breaking News

IEEE VTS Board of Governors Election – Call for Nominations

12 February, 2019 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Javier Gozalvez, Chair, IEEE VTS Nominations Committee Elections for five (5) members of the Board of Governors of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) for the term 2020-2022 will be held between May and July 2019. This notice serves as an open call for nominations of qualified candidates. Valid nominations will be reviewedRead More

Message from the IEEE VTS President: 2019—A Year of Opportunity!

9 January, 2019 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, IEEE VTS President With the start of a new year, there is much to be looking forward to in 2019. This is especially true with respect to the activities and services offered by IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) in support of your professional development growth! In this message, I wouldRead More

VTS Elections 2018—Results

18 December, 2018 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Javier Gozalvez, Junior Past President Congratulations to our elected 2019–21 VTS Board of Governors! It is with great pleasure that we present the newly elected VTS Board of Governors for the 2019–21 term: Gerhard Bauch Lin Cai Neeli R. Prasad Gordon L. Stüber David Thurston Congratulations to all of them, and our warmestRead More

First IEEE VTS School in Latin America & Caribbean: V2X Communications

5 November, 2018 | Breaking News, Events & Conferences, Member Updates

Article by  Carlos A. Lozano-Garzon, Andres Navarro Cadavid and Javier Gozalvez IEEE VTS and the IEEE VTS Colombia chapter are organizing the first-ever VTS School in Latin America & Caribbean. The school will take place at the University of Los Andes in Bogotá (Colombia) on 8 – 9 November 2018. The first edition of thisRead More

VTS Board of Governors Elections – Vote Now!

5 September, 2018 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Javier Gozalvez, Chair, VTS Nominations Committee It is time for this year’s election of the 5 seats available for the 2019-2021 class of the VTS Board of Governors (BoG). The elections start on the 21st of August and will end on the 23rd of October (4:00 pm Eastern Time). This year we receivedRead More

Message from the President: See You in Chicago!

7 August, 2018 | Breaking News, Events & Conferences, Uncategorized

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, President From 27–30 August 2018, the 2018 IEEE 88th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2018-Fall), IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC 2018), and IEEE Connected and Automated Vehicles Symposium (CAVS 2018) will all take place at the Hilton Chicago Hotel. With the convergence of these three events, a substantial breadth ofRead More

VTC2018-Spring in Porto a Huge Success!

10 July, 2018 | Breaking News, Events & Conferences

Article by VTC2018-Spring Organizing Committee Porto, Portugal is a vibrant, beautiful city that hosted this year’s spring conference, VTC2018-Spring, held 3–6 June 2018 at the Porto Palacio Hotel. The four-day event recorded 644 registrants and invited guests, with impressive contributions from the Honorary Chair, Augusto Albuquerque (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal) andRead More

Message from President: Trains, Drones, and Self-Driving Cars

13 June, 2018 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, President The mission of Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) is to support the professional development and growth of our approximately 4600 members worldwide through a range of activities that enable us to learn, network, and collaborate. Given the breadth of technologies covered by VTS, there are numerous communities that specialize inRead More

New Video: Resource Center Video – Railway Communications Technologies and Services

17 April, 2018 | Breaking News, Publications, TA Resource Center

VTS members can enjoy for free the following new lectures available on the VTS Resource Center. You will need to sign in with your IEEE account to view the videos. Title: Overview of Railway Communications: Technologies and Services Speakers: Juan Moreno, César Briso Rodriguez, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Description: In railways there are many communications systems, technologiesRead More