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Chapter Profile–New VTS Chapter in New South Wales

The IEEE New South Wales (NSW) Section VTS Chapter was formed on 2 January 2015. The purpose of the IEEE NSW VTS Chapter is to foster the fast-growing interests in Autonomous Vehicles, UAVs, Vehicular Communications, Networks, Management, and Security in the New South Wales region. By forming this chapter, these interests and activities can be coordinated.

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The IEEE NSW VTS Chapter had its inaugural meeting at CSIRO on 19 February 2015, during which the chapter committee was formed:

Among the first set of activities, Professor Dutkiewicz announced the successful bid for the VTC2017-Spring in Sydney, and called for supports from chapter members.

During its first year of operation, the NSW VTS chapter organized technical activities in the form of industry talks, seminars, and distinguished lecturer tours. These interactive events facilitated connections and collaborations among VTS members and beyond. The technical activities include:

The NSW VTS Chapter had its annual committee meeting at University of Technology Sydney on 23 December 2015. Chapter activities were reviewed and future plans were discussed. In addition to the technical activities, the committee called for more engagements with government and industry in the form of workshop and industry panel.

A major activity for NSW VTS Chapter is the preparation of VTC2017-Spring in Sydney, with which many chapter members are involved in the organizing and technical committees.

For information on VTC2017-Spring: vtc2017spring.org

For more about the IEEE NSW VTS chapter: http://sites.ieee.org/nsw/vts/

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