Category: Member Updates

Making the Most of VTS Membership and Resources

8 April, 2019 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, President The primary mission of IEEE VTS is to enhance the professional development and growth of all of our members worldwide. To achieve this mission, we are very fortunate to have a large number of dedicated volunteers from across our global community, who organize a wide range of activities, events,Read More

NEW! Get your VTS Membership Certificate

8 April, 2019 | Member Updates

You can now get your IEEE and VTS membership certificates through Collabratec. To download and print your certificate: Log into Collabratec here >> Click on your name in the top right of the screen and select “Member Certificates” from the drop-down menu From the “Member Certificates” page, click on the “Download PDF” link to the rightRead More

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT – 2019 VTS Conferences: Something for Everyone!

12 March, 2019 | Events & Conferences, Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, President The primary mission of IEEE VTS is to provide its members from around the world with opportunities for professional development and growth via a wide range of activities, events, and services. When it comes to events, VTS has an excellent offering of high-quality, high-impact conferences it organizes every year.Read More

MESSAGE FROM THE EIC, IEEE TVT: Report on 2018 Metrics for Success

12 March, 2019 | Member Updates, Publications

Article by Nei Kato, Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology In my message for this newsletter last year, I was incredibly happy to inform readers of the positive improvement in all relevant metrics for the journal for my first year as Editor-in-Chief. Since then, a lot of work was poured into the publication to reachRead More

IEEE VTS South Africa Chapter Profile

12 March, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Sunil Maharaj, IEEE VTS South Africa Chapter Chair South Africa established a VTS Chapter in September 2018, chaired by Professor Sunil Maharaj from the University of Pretoria. This is the first sub-Saharan VTS Chapter on the African continent. The objective is to offer the same opportunities to industry, academia, researchers and graduate studentsRead More

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2019 VT Society Awards

12 March, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Gordon L. Stüber, VTS Awards Committee Chair Each year, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society offers five prestigious awards that recognize outstanding Individual accomplishment. Please consider nominating an eligible candidate. Additional information about the awards, eligibility requirements for candidates, as well as nomination forms are available at the IEEE VTS website. The due date for nominationsRead More

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: IEEE VTS Board of Governors

12 March, 2019 | Breaking News, Member Updates

Article by Javier Gozalvez, Nominations Committee Chair Elections for five members of the IEEE VTS Board of Governors (BoG) for the term 2020 – 2022 will be held between May – July 2019. This notice serves as an open call for nominations of qualified candidates. Valid nominations will be reviewed by the VTS Nominations Committee,Read More

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 PRESIDENT: Promoting Diversity and Inclusion

12 February, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Alexander M. Wyglinski, President IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) is a technical community with 4,600 members worldwide. Our mission is to support the professional development and growth of all members via a wide range of services and activities: conferences, publications, workshops, online resources, chapters, and distinguished lecturer seminars. Most of these services andRead More

MESSAGE FROM THE VP—MOBILE RADIO: New Initiatives in Wireless

12 February, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Jae Hong Lee 5G networks are meant to support three usage scenarios: enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB), massive machine type communication (mMTC), and ultra-reliable low latency communication (URLLC). These capabilities make it practical to provide various new services such as V2X and factory automation with IoT. IEEE VTS actively participates in the IEEE FutureRead More

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS 2019: Society Awards

12 February, 2019 | Member Updates

Article by Gordon L. Stüber, Chair, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society Awards Committee Each year, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society offers five prestigious awards that recognize outstanding Individual accomplishment. Please consider nominating an eligible candidate. Additional information about the awards, eligibility of candidates, as well as nomination forms are available at the IEEE VTS website. The dueRead 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