IEEE-SA to lead standards discussions at the 2nd International Conference on Connected Vehicles & Expo (ICCVE 2013) in Las Vegas

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Vehicles are communicating with one another and the outside world more and more. Advances will be highlighted at the 2013 IEEE International Conference on Connected Vehicles and Expo.

Co-sponsored by over 20 societies and organizations including IEEE-SA, ICCVE 2013 is the world’s premier Connected Vehicles conference that gathers all the relevant communities together. Set for 2-6 December at the Rio All Suites Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, the conference will gather global experts, practitioners and policymakers to present the latest innovations and findings on connected vehicles, share their insights, discuss economic, policy and social implications, and forecast trends and opportunities.

Lee Stogner, chair of the IEEE Transportation Electrification Initiative, said connected vehicle technologies cross multiple disciplines and industries, “It includes automotive, travel and transportation, information technology, communications, consumer electronics, industrial electronics, media, entertainment and insurance, as well as energy and utilities,” Stogner said, “At the conference, we will discuss cars, trucks, heavy equipment, trains, ships, airplanes and more.” The 5-day conference program will feature technical paper sessions, workshops, summits, industry forums, demos, exhibits, tutorials and tours.

IEEE-SA will lead the discussions on standards for connected vehicles. Karen Bartleson (IEEE-SA President), Paul Nikolich (Chair of IEEE 802), Bruce Kraemer (Chair of IEEE 802.11), and Yatin Trivedi (Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Standards Education Committee eZine) will be speaking at the conference.

The conference is calling for papers, speech proposals, demos and exhibits.

For more information, please visit the official website: http://www.iccve.org/