General Chair:

Lee Stogner
Chair, IEEE Transportation Electrification Initiative;
President, Vincula Group

General Co-Chair, Europe:

Reinhard Pfliegl
Managing Director, Austrian Association for Alternative Propulsion Systems (A3PS);
General Chair, 2012 ITS World Congress

Program Chair:

Yu Yuan
Board Member, IEEE Standards Association Standards Board;
Chair, Vehicular Technology, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society

Program Co-Chair, Transportation:

Jane Lappin
Chair, TRB Standing Committee on Intelligent Transportation Systems

Program Co-Chair, Automotive:

Gianfranco Rizzo
Chair, IFAC TC Automotive Control

Program Co-Chair, Standards:

Alexander Gelman
Vice President - Standards Activities, IEEE Communications Society;
CTO, NETovations consulting group

Program Co-Chair, Communications:

SM Hasan
Lead RF Engineer, GE Global Research Center;
Chair, IEEE Emerging Technologies Subcommittee on Innovation and Standards for Information and Communications Technologies (ISICT)

Program Co-Chair, Consumer Electronics:

Stephen Dukes
Vice President of Conferences, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society;
Board Member, IEEE Standards Association Standards Board

Program Co-Chair, Industrial Electronics:

David Dorrell
Chair, Automotive Technology, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society

Program Co-Chair, Mobile Internet:

Jaime Lloret Mauri
Vice Chair, Internet Technical Committee (IEEE Communications Society and Internet Society)

Program Co-Chair, Emerging Technologies:

Joachim Taiber
Director, Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) in Greenville, South Carolina, USA


Charles Rubenstein
Chair, IEEE-USA Conferences Committee;
Professor, Pratt Institute, New York, USA
Yu Yuan
Board Member, IEEE Standards Association Standards Board;
Chair, Vehicular Technology, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society

Industrial Co-Chair, Transportation:

Mike Schagrin
President, Schagrin Consulting International;
Former Program Manager, Connected Vehicle Safety & Automation, USDOT ITS Joint Program Office

Industrial Co-Chair, Communications:

Narisa Chu
Co-founder, CWLab International;
Director of Research & Services, California State University – Northridge

Industrial Co-Chair, Consumer Electronics:

Thomas Coughlin
Director-Elect, IEEE Region 6;
Chair, Future Directions, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society

Publicity Co-Chairs:

Alexey Vinel
Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering, Tampere University of Technology, Finland
Ching-Hsien Hsu
Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, Chung Hua University, Taiwan
Kenneth Tze Kin Teo
Modelling, Simulation & Computing Laboratory (mscLab), UMS

Executive Members-at-Large:

Michael Andrews
Director, IEEE Region 6
William Lumpkins
Chair, IEEE Committee on RFID;
Standards Chair, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society
Victor Huang
Standards Chair, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society
Michael Condry
CTO, Global Ecosystem Development, Intel Corporation;
Senior Board Member, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society
Umberto Santoni
Platform Architect, Intelligent Systems Group, Intel Corporation
Walid G. Aref
Bruce Kraemer
Chair, IEEE 802.11;
Senior Manager of Strategic Marketing, Marvell Semiconductor
Paul Nikolich
Chair, IEEE 802 LAN/MAN Standards Committee
Wei-Bin Zhang
Vice President of Conferences, IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society
Greg Krueger
Manager of US DOT Southeast Michigan Connected Vehicle Test Bed;
Connected Vehicle Program Manager, Leidos
Alfredo Rosado
Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Valencia, Spain
Klaus Schilling
Professor and Chair Informatics VII: Robotics and Telematics, Julius-Maximilians-University Wuerzburg, Germany;
Chair, IFAC TC Telematics: Control via Communication Networks
Todor Stoilov
Head of Hierarchical Systems Department, Institute of Information and Communication Technologies, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences;
Chair, IFAC TC Transportation Systems
Mark Damron
Chairman, Las Vegas Chapter, IEEE Computer Society;
President-Elect, Rotary Club of North Las Vegas
Sean Vallesteros
Chairman, IEEE Las Vegas Section;
Chairman, Las Vegas Chapter, IEEE Industrial Application Society
Christel Hunter
Director, General Cable;
Board Member, IEEE Las Vegas Section
Lindsey Rafter
Events Coordinator, IEEE Las Vegas Section

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