Category: Events & Conferences

Conference Preview – Joint Rail Conference 2018 (JRC)

17 April, 2018 | Events & Conferences, Publications

The 2018 Joint Rail Conference (JRC 2018) will take place 18-20 April 2018 in Pittsburgh, PA. This international conference is the premier technical event in North America including all discipline for freight and passenger rail transportation; mechanical, electrical, civil, and systems engineering, as well as rail safety, planning, design, manufacturing, financing, operations, and management. PapersRead More

Call for Papers – VTC2018-Fall & VPPC 2018 in Chicago

6 February, 2018 | Events & Conferences, Mobile Communications, Railroad & Mass Transit, Vehicular Technology

For the first time, both the 2018 IEEE 88th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2018-Fall) and the 2018 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC 2018) will be co-located in Chicago, IL-USA from 28–31 August and delegates will have the opportunity to move freely between the two conferences. These flagship conferences of the IEEE Vehicular Technology SocietyRead More

Event Update: IEEE VPPC’2017 Conference Report

6 February, 2018 | Events & Conferences, Vehicular Technology

IEEE VPPC’2017 Conference, December 11th-14th, 2017, Belfort, France 14th IEEE VTS International Conference on Vehicular Power Propulsion Prof. Daniel Hissel, Samuel Hibon, General Co-Chairs Prof. Marie-Cécile Péra, Prof. Joao Trovao, TPC Co-Chairs A memorable event! The 2017 IEEE 14th Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC) has been held from 11 to 14 December 2017 in Belfort,Read More

Event Update: IEEE Connected and Automated Vehicles Summit – Register before January 31st for 50% discount!

24 January, 2018 | Events & Conferences, Mobile Communications, Vehicular Technology

The IEEE Connected and Automated Vehicles Summit, a 5G-driven event, will take place at the Hilton Santa Clara, California, USA on the 8th of February 2018.  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 CommunicationsRead More

Event Update: IEEE VTS Motor Vehicles Challenge 2018

5 January, 2018 | Events & Conferences, Vehicular Technology

  The Vehicular Technology Society and Argonne National Laboratory are proud to launch the IEEE VTS Motor Vehicles Challenge 2018. Download for free! a special version of the Autonomie Software (provided by Argonne National Lab) a validated vehicle model based of the Chevrolet Volt configuration a simplified vehicle control model for the energy management FigureRead More

IEEE VPPC’2017 Conference, December, 11th-14th, 2017, Belfort, France

7 December, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Vehicular Technology

IEEE VPPC’2017 Conference, December 11th-14th, 2017, Belfort, France 14th IEEE VTS International Conference on Vehicular Power Propulsion Prof. Daniel Hissel, Samuel Hibon, General Co-Chairs Prof. Marie-Cécile Péra, Prof. Joao Trovao, TPC Co-Chairs About the conference… The 2017 IEEE 14th Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC) will be held 11-14 December 2017 in Belfort, France, under aRead More

Event Update: IEEE CDMA Milestone event at Qualcomm

7 December, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Member Updates, Mobile Communications

The IEEE presented Qualcomm on the 7th of November 2017 with an IEEE Milestone plaque for its pioneering work in CDMA, specifically for the first demonstration of CDMA for cellular networks. Twenty-eight years ago (November 7, 1989), Qualcomm demonstrated a digital cellular radio system based upon CDMA, which significantly increased capacity, improved service quality, andRead More

IEEE VTC2017-Fall, 24–27 September 2017, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

7 November, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Vehicular Technology

By Halim Yanikomeroglu, VTC2017-Fall General Chair The 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference took place in Toronto this past September. The event attracted 800+ researchers, engineers, academics, graduate students, and policy makers from all parts of the world. The conference featured 5 world-class keynotes, 7 excellent tutorials, and 475 paper presentations organized in 12 tracks plusRead More

Event Update: VTS Awards for 2017

16 October, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Member Updates

This year, VTS awards were presented during the Awards Luncheon on 26 September 2017 at VTC2017-Fall in Toronto, Canada. Some will also be presented at the Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC) in Belfort, France 11–14 December 2017. This report lists the awards presented, this year’s recipients, and a short description of each award. VTSRead More

Event Update: 2017 IEEE Fellows from VTS

16 October, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Member Updates

Congratulations to our 2017 VTS Fellows: Witold A. Krzymien  University of Alberta, Canada for contributions to radio resource management for cellular systems and networks  Witold A. Krzymień received his M.Sc. (Eng.) and Ph.D. degrees (both in Electrical Engineering) in 1970 and 1978, respectively, from the Poznań University of Technology in Poznań, Poland. He received aRead More

Event Update: IEEE VPPC’2017 Conference, December, 11th-14th, 2017, Belfort, France

6 October, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Vehicular Technology

The 14th IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC) will be held in Belfort, France, under a shared organization between FEMTO-ST CNRS Institute, FCLAB CNRS Research Federation, University of Franche-Comte and University of Technology Belfort-Montbéliard and IEEE Vehicular Technology Society. The conference aims to provide a forum for sharing knowledge, experience and creative ideas inRead More

Event Update: IEEE 5G World Forum 2018 (WF-5G) – Call for Papers

6 October, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Mobile Communications

The 2018 IEEE 1st 5G World Forum (5GWF’18) in Santa Clara, California is a unique event for industry leaders, academics, and decision-making government officials. This event is designed to examine 5G technologies and applications for the benefit of society. 5G systems should unveil a novel mobile network architecture that not only improve physical data rate, but alsoRead More