Category: Member Updates

A Fond Farewell!

11 December, 2019 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, IEEE VTS President Over the past 24 months, I have had the distinct honor of serving all VTS members in their professional advancement and growth. This journey has been a truly remarkable experience, and it is something that I will never forget for the rest of my life. As VTSRead More

Nominate a Member for IEEE Fellow

11 December, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Gerhard Bauch, VTS Fellow Evaluation Committee Co-chair IEEE Fellow recognizes IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of this prestigious grade elevation. The total number of new IEEE Fellows selected in any one year does not exceed one-tenth of one percent of the totalRead More

VTS Elections 2019—Results

11 December, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Javier Gozalvez, VTS Nominations Cmte Chair Each elected member of the VTS Board of Governors serves a three-year term. With a total of 15 elected members, 1/3 come up for election each year. As you may know, a ballot for the elections of five members to the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society Board ofRead More

Chapter Report: Victoria, BC

11 December, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Lin Cai, Jianping Pan and Peiyuan Guan The IEEE Joint VTS/ComSoc Chapter in the Victoria Section hosted a students’ career panel, titled “What’s Beyond the Island?”, in the morning of 23 August 2019. The panel invited seven panelists from academic, industrial, and government research labs: Prof. Fumiyuki Adachi (Tohoku University) Prof. Dingyi FangRead More

Bringing the Technical Community Together

15 November, 2019 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, IEEE VTS President IEEE VTS supports the professional development and growth of the over 5000 members worldwide via a wide range of activities, services, and events. You may have attended a VTS-sponsored conference or a local VTS chapter activity, or perhaps you have submitted a technical paper to one ofRead More

Message to Our Members

15 November, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by F. Richard Yu, IEEE VTS VP Membership Thank you very much for being a valued member of IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (IEEE VTS). I hope you have taken advantage of some of the many opportunities and services offered by IEEE VTS to support your professional development and growth. With the 2020 membership yearRead More

Do You Know Who Your VTS Board Members Are?

23 October, 2019 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, President VTS is all about providing our members with services, events, and activities designed to support their professional development and growth. These provisions are focused on the subject area of vehicular technology, which includes mobile radio, land transportation, motor vehicles, 5G/6G, electric railway systems, self-driving and connected vehicles, drones, andRead More

IEEE VTS NSW Chapter Report

23 October, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Abbas Jamalipour, IEEE NSW VTS Chapter Chair The IEEE NSW VTS Chapter was created in mid-2016. Its membership has increased to 44 this year. In continuation to its service to local members, the Chapter has organized a technical event with a full range of talks from industry and academic in the TechLab locatedRead More

VTS/EA Online Guide on Autonomous Vehicle Technology Now Available!

23 October, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, President One of the primary goals of VTS is to support the professional development and growth of all of its members across the numerous areas of vehicular technology (including connected, autonomous, and electric vehicles). We do this by offering a wide range of services, products, and activities, such as conference andRead More

What’s New for IEEE VTS

23 October, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Peter Chong, IEEE Press VTS Liaison Call for Short Book Proposals on VT Topics VTS and IEEE Press are looking for Short Book proposals for the topics related to vehicular technologies. Short books are normally between 80 and 120 pages on current hot topics. The accepted short books will be published by Wiley-IEEERead More

Announcing: Our First Workshop on Diversity, at VTC2019-Fall

6 August, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, President Diversity is one of the core strengths of VTS. Our great diversity enables us to bring together new insights and opportunities regarding emerging concepts in areas such as Mobile radio 5G Connected vehicles Electric railways Motor vehicles Autonomous vehicles Sometimes we think of diversity within the context of whetherRead More

Great News from the InCites Journal Citations Reports

6 August, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Weihua Zhuang, VP—Publications I am delighted to report that VTS publications have been doing well in servicing the technical community. Both our two main journals, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT) and IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine (VTM), provide a high quality and high impact venue for the researchers and engineers to publish newRead More