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Event Update: Everything IoT Global Leadership Summit 2017

4 October, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Mobile Communications

IoT in Motion – From Projections to Implementation The 3rd annual Everything IoT Global Leadership Summit will share insights to the true value of IoT, moving from high level concepts to implementation.  There is a lot of promise in the Internet of Things, as a means to create business value, but there is also aRead More

Event Update: VTS Distinguished Lecturer Upcoming Seminar: Professor Shiwen Mao

3 October, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Member Updates, Mobile Communications

VTS Distinguished Lecturer Professor Shiwen Mao, from Auburn University, will present new advances in indoor localization using deep learning. With the fast growing demand of location-based services in indoor environments, indoor positioning based on fingerprinting has attracted a lot of interest due to its high accuracy. In this talk, we present our recent work onRead More

Event Update: 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference: IEEE VTC2017-Fall

22 September, 2017 | Events & Conferences, Vehicular Technology

The 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference will be held 24–27 September 2017 in Toronto, Canada. This semi-annual flagship conference of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society will bring together individuals from academia, government, and industry to discuss and exchange ideals in the fields of wireless, mobile, and vehicular technology. VTC2017-Fall will feature technical sessions withRead More

IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine Report

22 September, 2017 | Publications, Vehicular Technology

Article by Klaus David IEEE VTS publishes IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, a quarterly print and online product that reaches all VTS members. With its high impact factor, the VTM has now become an established international technical reference in its three main areas of interest: mobile radio, automotive electronics and transportation systems. Each issue includes regularRead More

Event Update: VTS Features at IEEE Sections Congress 2017 in Sydney

22 September, 2017 | Events & Conferences

VTS participated in IEEE Sections Congress this past August in Sydney. IEEE Sections Congress is the triennial gathering of Section leadership and delegates from all ten IEEE Regions. The event is an opportunity for delegates to learn how to utilize the resources of IEEE to maximize their effectiveness as IEEE volunteer leaders. This 2017 editionRead More

Event Update: IEEE VTC2018-Spring in Porto

22 September, 2017 | Events & Conferences

The 2018 IEEE 87th Vehicular Technology Conference will be held 3–6 June 2018 in Porto, Portugal. This semi-annual flagship conference of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society will bring together individuals from academia, government, and industry to discuss and exchange ideas in the fields of wireless, mobile, and vehicular technology. VTC2018-Spring will coincide with the startRead More

Event Update: VTS Chapter Profile – The Seattle Chapter

7 September, 2017 | Member Updates

Article by Titus Lo, Seattle Chapter Chair The Seattle Chapter covers a geographic region in western Washington State, and serves about 450 members. The majority of the members are from local industry, such as Microsoft, Boeing, Amazon.com, AT&T Wireless, T-Mobile, and many other local mid- and small-size companies. The Seattle Chapter also interacts with academia fromRead More

Driverless Trains in Malaysia

7 September, 2017 | Publications, Railroad & Mass Transit

Article by Harvey Glickenstein On 29 December 2016, Bombardier announced the launch of the latest INNOVIA Metro 300 train in the Asia-Pacific region. The new train entered service on the extended Kelana Jaya Light Rail Transit Line in the metropolis of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Figure 4). “This new train is the first of 14 INNOVIARead More

Research and Development Towards 5G

7 September, 2017 | Mobile Communications, Publications

Article by Matthias Pätzold Nokia and AT&T announced that they are collaborating to further advance 5G technology in the 39-GHz band by completing fixed wireless 5G tests with AT&T’s Internet TV streaming service, DIRECTV NOW. Nokia achieved this world’s first by delivering a 39-GHz system based on its commercially available AirScale radio access platform. TheRead More

Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems

7 September, 2017 | Publications, Vehicular Technology

Article by Elisabeth Uhlemann The Peugeot instinct concept car has been designed to fulfill its owner’s desires. A concept car is a real car but made to showcase a future or emerging technology. The concept car has four different settings: two active-driving modes and two self-driving modes. The active-driving mode Drive Boost is for aRead More

New Video: Lectures on Energetic Efficiency of Connected Vehicles, and Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Fundamentals

7 September, 2017 | Publications, TA Resource Center, Vehicular Technology

Check out new lectures from the International Summer School on Energetic Efficiency of Connected Vehicles 2017!  Title: Energy Sources and Energy Management for Electric & Hybrid Vehicles Speaker: Loïc Boulon, Hydrogen Research Institute Description: Energy sources are an important latch of electrified vehicles. Classical autonomy and recharge duration for battery vehicles are about 100 to 200 km andRead More

IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine Report

7 September, 2017 | Publications, Vehicular Technology

Article by Klaus David IEEE VTS publishes IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, a quarterly print and online product that reaches all VTS members. With its high impact factor, the VTM has now become an established international technical reference in its three main areas of interest: mobile radio, automotive electronics and transportation systems. Each issue includes regularRead More