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The Monthly Newsletter of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society—December 2016


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Message from the EiC
Abbas Jamalipour

Welcome to the last issue in 2016 of VTSMobileWorld—the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society newsletter. In this issue you will meet the elected members of Board of Governors including those elected in this year’s annual Society elections, who will serve you in 2017. Wishing you all a happy festive season and a prosperous new year ahead!  Read More...

Message from the President: 2016, An Exciting Year for VTS!
Javier Gozálvez

Society President Javier Gozálvez reviews VTS’ efforts and successes of the past year.  Read More...

VTS Elections 2016óResults
James Irvine

The VTS Board of Governors consists of 15 voting members, along with various other executive officers who are members but who do not have a vote. Five of the voting membership are elected each year to serve for three years. Meet your society officers for 2017.  Read More...

Call for Nominations for IEEE Fellow Class of 2018
Gordon Stüber

IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members with extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. The next deadline for submitting IEEE Fellow nominations is 1 March 2017, and you are invited to consider nominating a member with extraordinary accomplishments.


Connected Vehicles
Hyundai Motor and Cisco Collaborate in a Connected Car Project
Elisabeth Uhlemann

The project’s future development focus includes smart-remote maintenance service, autonomous driving, smart traffic, and connectivity mobility hub, all of which will benefit from continued research and development investment in several multidisciplinary fields of technology.  Read More...

Land Transportation
Virgin Trains Unveiled the Virgin Azuma in Great Britain
Harvey Glickenstein

Virgin Trains East Coast Managing Director David Horne: “Our transformation will continue with the first of their brand-new Azumas alongside one of our existing spruced-up fleet. We’ve already celebrated the return of the restored Flying Scotsman to the route, and now we are able to celebrate the stars of tomorrow, count down to 2018, and usher in a new era for the East Coast.”  Read More...

Conference Report
13th IEEE Vehicular Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC2016)
Jianxin Shen, General Chair, VPPC2016

The 13th IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC2016) was held in Hangzhou, China on 17–20 October 2016. The conference was organized by Zhejiang University, with General Chair Jianxin Shen (Zhejiang University) and General Co-chair Professor Z.Q. Zhu (University of Sheffield).  Read More...

Event Annoucement
IEEE VTS Motor Vehicles Challenge 2017: Energy Management of a Fuel Cell/Battery Vehicle
Loïc Boulon
IEEE Vehicular Technology Society is proud to launch the IEEE VTS Motor Vehicles Challenge 2017, all are invited to participate for a chance to win a grant to attend VPPC2017!  Read More...


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