Professional Research Opportunities And Conferences Concerning Transportation Innovation / Vehicular Engineering
for Ground Transportation with Unusual Propulsion Systems or Unusual Guideways (plus some coverage of competing more-conventional systems, and also self-driving vehicles)
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Associations and their Journals
“Battery electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles for the public to drive today.”
Plug In America
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Electric Drive Transportation Association
“Promoting electric drive technologies and infrastructure”
Go Electric Drive
Electric Drive’s Consumer Website
Electric Drive’s Consumer Website
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Electric Auto Association
Electric Auto Association
“Promoting Electric Vehicles Since 1967”
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International Energy Agency
Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Technology Collaboration Programme
Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Technology Collaboration Programme
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Electric Mobility Canada
Electric Mobility Canada
Accelerating Electric Transportation
Events
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PlugVolt: Batteries and Energy Storage, Webinars, Seminars, and Courses
Recorded Webinars
PlugVolt
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WEVA
World Electric Vehicle Association
Journal
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Association for European Transport

Conference
AET
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International Maglev Board
International Maglev Board
Conferences
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INCOSE: International Council on Systems Engineering
“…champions the art, science, discipline, and practice of systems engineering.”
Contact Page
International Council on Systems Engineering
Washington, DC  chapter  (has emphasis on transportation)

Energy and Environment
Rocky Mountain Institute
Reinventing Fire
“… to create a clean, prosperous, and secure … future.”
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Center for Sustainable Energy
“Accelerting the Transition to a Sustainable World Powered by Clean Energy”
Center for Sustainable Energy
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Blue-Green alliance
“Good Jobs, Clean Environment, Green Economy”

Major Engineering organizations
Society of Automotive Engineers

SAE Vehicle Electrification Magazine
Society of Automotive Engineers
Events
Student Events
Training and Education (Classroom / Online / On‑Demand)
Your Destination for Mobility Engineering Resources
Consolidated Calls for Papers
Events  •  Journals  •  Open Call (Original Works)
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Transp. Research Board
Transportation Research Board
TRB Calendar of Events
Recorded Webcasts
TRB Newsletter: Search or Subscribe
TRB’s Data and IT
Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board
E‑Mail
100 Years – Moving Ideas: Advancing Society
Contribute
Transp. Research Board 100 Years
Video: Your Future in Transportation (YouTube 5:39)
Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS)
Guide to Research in Progress (RiP) Database (.pdf 28 pp.)
Webinar Video (Vimeo 1:00:50)
Searching TRID for TRB Publications (Vimeo 6:40)
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IEEE
IEEE – The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
IEEE Transportation Electrification Community
IEEE Transp. Electriication
Conferences and Workshops
Career Center
eLearning Courses (over 20 courses avail.)
IEEE Power Electronics Society
IEEE Power Electronics Society
IEEE Vehicular Technology Society
Conferences
IEEE Veh. Tech. Soc.
Facebook Page
IEEE Syst. Coun.
IEEE Systems Council
Conferences
IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society
IEEE Intel. Transp. Systems Society

Intelligent/Autonomous Transportation Systems
(see also IEEE VTS and ITSS, above)
Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of America
Newsletter
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Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of Canada
Events
Intel. Transp. Syst. Soc. of Canada
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ERTICO ITS Europe
ERTICO Intelligent Transportation Systems Society Europe

Congresses
Projects
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Connected Automated Driving (News Board)

Projects and Research
Connected Automated Driving
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Autonomous Vehicle International
Autonomous Vehicle International

Subscription
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Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems

Description, Events, Publication
Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems
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ITS Asia-Pacific
Intelligent Transport Systems Asia-Pacific
ITS Australia     ITS Hong Kong     ITS Japan     ITS Korea     ITS Malaysia     ITS New Zealand     ITS Singapore     ITS Taiwan     ITS Thailand

PRT / Pods Associations
Advance Transit Association

“Leveraging advanced transit to improve mobility”
Advance Transit Association
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PodCar.org / Harris Blvd.
PodCar.org

“New frontiers of mobility in the digital age.”
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PodCarCity.org
“Innovative Mobility in the Era of Automation.”

Monorails
Monorail Society
The Monorail Society

“This unique method of transportation is NOT just for theme parks and zoos!”
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International Monorail Association

“The interest in monorails continues at an all time high”
International Monorail Association

Conventional High-Speed Rail
BiModal Glideway (detail)
US High-Speed-Rail Association
“21st Century Transportation for America”


Educational & Research Institutions
University of Washington – TRAC
“Providing research and data about transportation for informed decisions”
U of Wash TRAC
“Maglev Quicklinks”
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Texas A&M Transp. Inst.
“Saving Lives, Time, and Resources”
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Illinois Green Economy Network
(A Community College Partnership)
“Working Together to Grow a Greener Economy for Illinois”
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University of Michigan
Transportation Research Institute
Sustainable Mobility & Accessibility Research & Transformation
UMTRI, U. of Michigan
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Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Davis
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Innovative Mobility Research, UC Berkeley
University of California – Berkeley
“Innovative Mobility Research”
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North Carolina State University
NC Clean Energy Technology Center
Advancing Clean Energy for a Sustainable Economy
NCSU Clean Tech
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University of Central Florida
EVTC, U. of Cen. Florida
A USDOT funded research center, focused on plug-in electric vehicles and the transportation network.
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Stanford University
Center for Automotive Research at Stanford
Upcoming Events
CARS, Stanf. U.
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Mineta Transp. Institute
San José State University

Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI)
“Creating Transportation Policy for the People”
PRT ReportAutomated Transit Networks (ATN): A Review of the State of the Industry and Prospects for the Future  (pdf  240 pp)
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Mineta National Transit Research Consortium
Events
Mineta Nat'l Transit Res. Cons.
“About page” (links to all nine member universities at bottom of page)
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University Transportation Centers (UTCs handle academic research for the DoT)
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Trafficware University
“The intersection of Knowledge, Ideas & Implementation”
Trafficware University
About
Knowledge Base


Independent Contractors / Consultants
Maglev Strategies
Maglev Strategies
“On Earth and In Space”
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CoatesConsult
“Advanced Transportation Consulting”
Contact Page
E-Mail
Recommended article
MagLev Page
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PRT Consulting
PRT Consulting
“Efficient transit solutions”
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CALSTART
… dedicated to expanding and supporting a clean transportation industry …
Calstart
Sign up for emails and info.
Membership
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EngSysInc
Engineering Systems Inc.
Insight Driven Solutions
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Gladstein, Neandross & Associates
“Clean Transportation and Energy Consultants”
Gladstein, Neandross & Associates
Contact Page
News
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MorganAndAssociates
Morgan and Associates
Registered Patent Agents

We have not vetted the above consultants.
If you have any concerns, please give us feedback.

Incubator / Test Facility
South Carolina Technology and Aviation Center
International Transportation Innovation Center
“Innovation on Track”
Int'l Transp. Innov. Cen

Investment Opportunities
2GreenEnergy
2GreenEnergy.com
Clean-Energy Investment Opportunities

Interactive Modeling Software
COMSOL
COMSOL   Modeling and Simulation for Everyone
COMSOL MultiPhysics
“… for Physics-Based Modeling and Simulation”


Opportunities
“National Transportation Systems Center”
Volpe
List of Newsletters
Current Volpe Webinar Series:  Our New Mobility Future
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DoT SBIR
Dept. of Transportation Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) solicitation is in pre-release until January 29.  More details will be available soon.
(Click this link to sign up for e-mail alerts.)
New Solicitation Activities
Phase-I Pre-Solicitation
Details (22 pages .pdf)
You may ask questions until Wed, Jan. 29 at 5 pm EST, the end of the pre-solicitation period.
The actual Solicitation opens on Thu, Feb. 6.
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Dept. of Defense Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) 20.1, and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) 20.A, topics will be open until Wed, Feb. 12 at 8 pm EST
DoD SBIR / STTR
Quesion & Answer Service (SITIS) is CLOSED to new questions , but the answers will be publically-available until the end.
The Department of Defense is completely redoing its SBIR/STTR website.  Introducing the Defense SBIR/STTR Innovation Portal (DSIP).
DSIP Announcement
DSIP Login
You do not have to log in to merely view the solicitation; click here to view topics
Instruction page
Detailed Instructions
(STTR)
Click on Instructions
To get latest instruction document, ① Click here or on “Instruction Page”, ② Click on the icon of the dog-eared paper (circled in red) and ③ check your Download folder for a .docx file.
Def. of SBIR
Def. of STTR
RECOMMENDED TOPICS:
A29‑092 
Intelligent Lithium-ion, Maintenance & Charging System
NGA201‑005 
Learning traffic camera locations using vehicle re-identification
A29‑035 
High Energy, High Power 5V Electrochemical Energy Storage Solution
A29‑047 
Energy Storage with an Embedded Battery Management and Inverter Subsystem
A29‑067 
Advanced Materials for Power Electronics
N201‑060 
Unmanned Passive Navigation without GPS
A29‑095 
Design and Development of Hardened Autonomy Sensors (Lidar and Radar)
N201‑055 
Coaxial Insulated Bus Pipe for High Energy Application
N201‑069 
Perovskite-based Solar Cells
Click here for Complete List of Recommended Topics, with Star Rankings
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TRB’s IDEA Programs Innovations Deserving Exploratory Analysis
Brochure (pdf)
TRB IDEA
Highway (NCHRP) IDEA (due Mar. 1 and Sep. 1)
Highway Annual Report
Transit IDEA (due May.1)
Transit Annual Report
Submit a Proposal
Funding Notice

Older DoT reports on the Future of Transportation
Obama-era reports that had been subject to public comment
Beyond Traffic 2045
Beyond Traffic 2045
Five-year Transit Research Plan



Directory of Event Calendars
Calendars of Upcoming Events
Institute of Electrical and
Electronics Engineers

IEEE Transportation Electrification
IEEE Transportation Electrification Webinars
IEEE Tutorials and Webinars on IEEE.tv
IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society
IEEE Power Electronics Society (PELS)
IEEE Systems Council
IEEE Vehicular Technology Society; (Conferences)
Society of Automotive Engineers
SAE’s Event Calendar
SAE’s Student-Event Calendar
SAE’s Learning Center
SAE webcasts
Transportation Research Board
Recent Announcements
TRB Calendar
Electric Mobility Canada
Events
InterTraffic
The International Maglev Board
Conferences
Plug In America
National Drive Electric Week
Advanced Automotive Battery Conferences
Ertico, ITS Europe
Congresses
Association for European Transport
Conferences
PlugVolt
Battery Webinars
TechConnect
Events
ACT News:
Webinars
TU Auto
Events
AVERE — European Association for
Electromobility
(Calendar)
Intelligent Transportation Systems Society
of Canada
; (Event List)
Autonomous Vehicle International
Upcoming Events
SAE 2020 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium
SAE 2020 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium
“The future is green. The future is electric. It all starts at Hybrid.”
CONTACT:   Johnna Scott   (860) 258‑7807
Webinar:  SBIR/STTR for Faculty, Post-Docs and Grad Students
“This webinar will highlight where you'll need to think, plan and write differently to be successful with the SBIR/STTR program ….”

			<div align=left>Free webinar:  E-mobility as an Energy Resource</div>
Free webinar: E-mobility as an Energy Resource
Mandatory Free Registration
“Best Practices to Drive Regulatory Changes”

			<div align=right>EV Charging Technology and Infrastructure – Interactive Expert Panel Discussion</div>
Registration
“Future of Emobility depends on access to efficient charging”
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			<div align=left>Webinar: The US 2020 Market for Electrified Vehicles: Forward, Backward, or Sideways?</div>
Webinar: The US 2020 Market for Electrified Vehicles: Forward, Backward, or Sideways?
Fee: $99
“… will sales rise quickly enough to keep the market moving forward?”
CONTACT:   Johnna Scott   (860) 258‑7807
SBIR/STTR Workshop focused on proposal development for DoD, DoE, and NSF<br/></b>presented by Jerry Hollister
“… intensive, two-day SBIR/STTR workshop focused on proposal development for the DoD, DoE, and NSF.”
Registration
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Battery Electric Vehicle Architectures
“Developing Affordable Mass Market Electric Vehicles”
Exhibitor’s info
Advances in Magnetics (AIM 2020)
“… most recent advancements in all the fields of Magnetics: theory, numerical modeling, experiments and applications. ”
Flyer
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			<div align=left>EIS for Energy Storage Tutorial Course 1/3 – Basics of Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy</div>
EIS for Energy Storage Tutorial Course 1/3 – Basics of Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy
Fee: $99 for one   $249 for all three
“The theoretical [and practical] principles of Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS) are given.”
Go Mobility — the Basque New Mobility Exhibition
Go Mobility — the Basque New Mobility Exhibition
“Change is here. Don’t miss out!”
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2020 National Shared Mobility Summit
Details
“… where innovators and advocates … find new ideas to support equitable, accessible, affordable and clean mobility for everyone.”
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VETECH 2020:  IEEE New Vehicular Technologies
“… a workshop that follows the Government program to reduce Carbon emissions [for] all segments or the transportation world, mass passengers, freight … and individual vehicles.”
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			<div align=left>EIS for Energy Storage Tutorial Course 2/3 – How to Perform Good and Reliable EIS Measurements</div>
EIS for Energy Storage Tutorial Course 2/3 – How to Perform Good and Reliable EIS Measurements
Fee: $99 for one   $249 for all three
“Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS) is a powerful technique, but it might be difficult to know which parameters to set as it really depends on the studied system.”
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The Third Annual National Mobility Summit
CONTACT:   Lisa Kay Schweyer  
“Innovating Mobility for All”
Featuring:  Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology, US DoT
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Smart Cities Connect Spring Conference & Expo
“Real Community, Real Solutions.”
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Connected and Autonomous Vehicles 2020
Agenda
Brochure
Sign up to indicate interest, and for updates
“Where Auto Meets IoT – Enabling the Era of Automated Mobility on Demand”
Colocated with “Internet of Things World” April 6‑9
Speaking Opportunities:  Contact: Catherine Friar   +44 020701 77604
ZEB – Zero Emission Bus Conference 2020
ZEB – Zero Emission Bus Conference 2020
Alt. Link
“… solutions and challenges of decarbonising the bus industry.”
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EIS for Energy Storage Tutorial Course 3/3 – Application Examples in Energy Storage Taken From The Literature

			<div align=right>EIS for Energy Storage Tutorial Course 3/3 – Application Examples in Energy Storage Taken From The Literature</div>
Fee: $99 for one   $249 for all three
“… some examples of applications of EIS to various types of energy storage …”
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SAE CEU Course: EV Motor Design Analysis and Test Verification
Instructor:  Huang Surong1.3 CEUs
“… discusses typical EV motor design cases and practical issues related to EV motor technology …”
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Green Transportation Summit and Expo
“… premier fleet modernization … with a regional focus but using a national lens.”
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SAE CEU Course: Fuel Cells for Transportation
Instructors:  Dr. John F. Elter and Dr. Bin Du2.0 CEUs
“… for engineers and particularly engineering managers who want to jump-start their understanding of [fuel cells].”
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SAE CEU Course: Overview of Highly Automated Vehicles
Instructor:  Jeffery Blackburn0.7 CEUs
“You will have the rare opportunity to ride in a by-wire car provided by Dataspeed Inc., of Rochester Hills, MI and learn about self-driving technologies.”
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SAE CEU Course: Fundamentals and Applications of Electric Motors for Automotive Industries
Instructor:  Manoj Shah0.8 CEUs
“… the Tesla Model S has 62 electric machines while the Model X has 70! … Their design must reflect the worst case operating scenarios, duty cycles, environment, …, etc.”
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SAE CEU Course: ADAS Application: Automatic Emergency Braking
Instructor:  Eldon Leaphart0.7 CEUs
“Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) is one ADAS application [by] nearly all automakers …”
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SAE CEU Course: The Role of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles in Smart Cities
Instructor:  Robert McQueen1.3 CEUs
“… defining and explaining the relationship between connected and autonomous vehicles (CAVs) and smart city transportation.”
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SAE CEU Course: LIDAR and Infrared Cameras for ADAS and Autonomous Sensing
Instructor:  Rajeev Thakur1.3 CEUs
“LIDAR and Infrared camera sensing are seeing a rapid growth … sensor requirements and system architecture options continue to evolve almost every six months.”
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Radar for Automotive Applications
Instructor:  William Buller1.3 CEUs
“… how radars work and the trade offs that must be made to achieve its specified performance, focusing on applications to automotive safety and autonomy.”
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SAE CEU Course: High Voltage Vehicle Safety Systems and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Instructor:  Dr. Mark Quarto0.7 CEUs
“High voltage vehicle safety is a primary concern for [anyone] involved in developing, diagnosing or repairing hybrid or electric vehicles.”
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2020 International Conference on Microwaves for Intelligent Mobility
“… covers all key enabling technologies for intelligent mobility, …”
Technical Areas
Author information
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2020 IEEE International Systems Conference (SysCon 2020)
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InterTraffic Amsterdam
About InterTraffic
“Experience the latest solutions for today’s and tomorrow’s challenges with all the experts in the field.”
plusITSUPThe event for smart‑mobility startups
Contact page
Exhibitors’ info.
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Battery Systems
Instructor:  Erik Spek1.3 CEUs
“… introduces [the role of batteries in] hybrid vehicles …”
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Exhibitors’ / Sponsors’ info.
SAE 2020 World Congress Experience
“… keep up with groundbreaking advances …”
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SAE CEU Course: Intelligent Vehicles: From Functional Framework to Vehicle Architecture
Instructor:  Chengliang Yin1.3 CEUs
“… gain an understanding of the growing variety of intelligent vehicle technologies and how they must function together effectively as a system. ”
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Planet Electric
“Entering the Electric Era”
Apply to become a Speaker
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Montreal Electric Vehicle Show (Electric and Plug‑In Hybrid Vehicle Show)
Montreal Electric Vehicle Show (Electric and Plug‑In Hybrid Vehicle Show)
“Three days opportunity to see, test, analyze and compare”
Exhibitor’s info
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EV VÉ 2020 Conference and Trade Show
EV VÉ 2020 Conference and Trade Show
“Accelerating Adoption: Light, Medium and Heavy Duty.”
Technical Sessions
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TRA 2020 – Transport Research Arena – Rethinking transport
“Rethinking transport – towards clean and inclusive mobility”
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Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo Europe<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next event</i></font>
“Transforming Transportation a Second Time”
Exhibitors’ info
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Battery Show Europe 2020<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous event</i></font>
Battery Show Europe 2020
Colocated with previous event
“Transforming the World with Power”
Exhibitors’ info
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The 7<sup>th</sup> International Electric Vehicle Expo
CONTACT:   E-Mail   064‑702‑1580  Fax: 064‑702‑1576
“The New Definition e-Mobility”
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6<sup>th</sup> International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transportation Systems (VEHITS 2020)
6th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transportation Systems (VEHITS 2020)
“… innovative applications, tools and platforms ….”
Colocated with SmartGreens 2020
Call for Position Papers (may be speculative):  Full Papers due  Wed, Jan. 29
Guidelines     Submission Page
Templates
Glossary
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Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo
“Discover the wide range of alternative fuel and clean vehicle technologies.”
News
    Sign up for Updates
Agenda
Expo: Tu‑W, May 12‑13
Exhibitors’ / Sponsors’ info
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14<sup>th</sup> ITS European Congress
“ITS: The Game Changer”
Why Attend?
Technical Visits
Submission Page
Brochure
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escar USA
“Strengthening the Mobility Industry’s Cybersecurity Posture”
Call for presentations:  Extended abstracts -or- Full Papers due Sun, Mar. 1
Submission Page
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Quebec Electric Vehicle Show
“Three days opportunity to see, test, analyze and compare”
Exhibitors’ info
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17<sup>th</sup> ITS Asia Pacific Forum 2020
Contact page
Flyer
“ITS Innovation Creating Liveable Communities”
IEEE 91<sup>st</sup> Vehicular Technology Conference VTC‑Spring
“… exchange ideas in the fields of wireless, mobile, and vehicular technology.”
Contact form
Call for Workshop Papers:  due Mon, Feb. 3 (firm)
Links to Detailed Descriptions
Call for Recent-Results:  due Mon, Feb. 3 (firm)
“… prestigious and anticipated awards celebrate … automotive technology …”
Nominations open until Wed, Feb. 19
TU Automotive Detroit 20
“Connected, Autonomous, Shared, Electric.”
Sponsors & Exhibitors
Order the Brochure
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AutoDrive Challenge™ (Student Competition)
“This … competition will task students to develop and demonstrate a full autonomous driving passenger vehicle.”
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Advanced Automotive Battery Conference
Contact Page   E-Mail   +1 (781) 972‑5400  Fax: +1 (781) 972‑5425
“Shaping the Future of Vehicle Electrification”
Call for Speaker Proposals
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EVS33 – International Electric Vehicle Symposium & Exhibition
CONTACT:   E-Mail   +1 (202) 408‑0774
“Electrify.  Innovate.  Mobilize.”
Exhibitor’s info
Exhibitor’s Prospectus
This year, Forth is serving as the local host organization and will hold Roadmap in conjunction with EVS33.
Forth VIP reception: Mon, June 15
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SAVE THE DATE
ITS Canada 2020
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Autonomous Vehicle Technology  World Expo 2020
Autonomous Vehicle Technology  World Expo 2020
“From the latest ADAS technologies to full autonomy”
Free Exhibition Pass by mail
Free Electronic-code Exhibition Pass
“Developing an autonomous vehicle?  This is the conference you should attend!”
Conference Track 1:  AI, Sensors, and Sensor Fusion
Conference Track 2:  Test & Development
Free Exhibition Pass by mail
Free Electronic-code Exhibition Pass
Call for Papers:  Abstract
Submission Page
“includes … ADAS testing … Occupant/pedestrian safety … Data acquisition and signal analysis … Telemetry systems … Software test and development”
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Highly Automated Vehicles
Instructor:  Jeffery Blackburn1.3 CEUs
“ADAS now offer the potential to significantly reduce or eliminate most vehicle crashes by … taking action to avoid or mitigate the crash.”

Upcoming Events
InterTraffic China
About InterTraffic
“…  the very latest trends and developments from the traffic technology industry in Asia.”
Contact page
Exhibitors’ info.
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SAVE THE DATE
Electric Vehicle Summit 2020
“Accelerating the Shift to Electric Vehicles”
Tickets
IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium – IV2020
IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium – IV2020
“… the latest advances in theory and technology related to intelligent vehicles”
Call for Papers:  Complete Papers due Sat, Feb. 1 (no extensions)
Call for Workshop Papers:  Complete Papers due Sat, Mar. 14 (no extensions)
Submission Portal Instructions
Information for authors
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TRAIL International PhD Summer School 2020
TRAIL International PhD Summer School 2020
CONTACT:   Phone:  (+31) 015‑2786046
“… for national and international PhD-students that are either performing research in the domain of automated driving or are interested in exploring this topic for their research.”
Course Managers:  Prof. Bart van Arem & Dr. Goncalo Correia
Application form due Fri, May.1
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SAE CEU Course: Fuel Cells for Transportation
Instructors:  Dr. John F. Elter and Dr. Bin Du2.0 CEUs
“… for engineers and particularly engineering managers who want to jump-start their understanding of [fuel cells].”
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2020 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC)
2020 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC)
“… a large industry exhibition focused on … all types of electrified vehicles and transportation systems …”
Sign up for updates
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Forum on Integrated and Sustainable Transportation Systems (FISTS)
Forum on Integrated and Sustainable Transportation Systems (FISTS)
Tutorials: M, June 29
“Electrification | Sharification | Connected Automation”
… inviting practitioners to present their view[s] on the future of transportation, as follows:
Call for Views:  Extrended Abstracts due Sat, Feb. 15

Brochure
    Submission Page
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TechConnect World Innovation Conference and Expo
TechConnect World Innovation Conference and Expo
“… they provide us the opportunity to meet top innovators … all in one location.” — Lockheed Martin
Call for Innovations:  Submissions due Fri, Feb. 28 (extended)
Submission Page
SBIR Fast Track Innovation Showcase (June 29‑30 only):  Submissions due Fri, Feb. 28
Submission Page    
also due Fri, Mar. 27 (only for new SBIR awards announced in March)
“Learn how to compete for funding, and create successful commercialization strategies and partnerships. ”
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SAE CyberAuto Challenge™
“… brings aspiring students to participate in hands-on experiences and learn from the best … in order to advance the next generation of cyber security specialists”
Who should attend?
Registration  – deadline M, Apr. 13 (moved up)

30<sup>th</sup> Annual INCOSE International Symposium
“Premier Systems Engineering Conference”
Call for Paperless Presentations:  Abstracts due Sun, Feb. 16
Submission Page
Detailed submission Instructions
Submission forms and Templates
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July 2020 Battery Seminar
“Conference fostering joint development efforts to advance energy storage solutions”
Day 1: July 21: Battery TrainingTutorials
Day 2: July 22: Energy Storage Systems in Automotive Applications
Day 2: July 22: Networking Pass (with tour) also available
Day 3: July 23: Energy StorageSystems in Stationary Grid/Utility Applications
Flexible Pricing: You can pay for 1, 2, or all three days.
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SAVE THE DATE
Drive World Conference & Expo
colocated with Embedded Systems Conference (ESC)
“… brings together the brightest minds across the automotive electronics and embedded systems industries …”
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SAE CEU Course: Principled Negotiation
Instructors:  Eric Timmis and Stacy Marable, Jr. 0.7 CEUs
“Successful negotiations occur when all parties want the agreement to stay in force and when everyone has a vested interest in making things work.”
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ISMB 17: 17th International Symposium on Magnetic Bearings
ISMB 17:  17<sup>th</sup> International Symposium on Magnetic Bearings
Exhibitors’ info:
Call for Papers:  Extended Abstracts due Sat, Feb. 29
Submission Page
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AIAA/IEEE Electric Aircraft Technologies Symposium (EATS)
“… nontraditional aircraft propulsion: electric, turboelectric, or hybrid/electric powertrains.”
E‑mail alerts
Call for Papers:  Abstracts due Tue, Feb. 11
Abstract Submission Process & Requirements
AIAA/IEEE EATS Students DesignChallenge 2020
“The “dream” of a electrically propelled flying car is now starting to become reality …”
Call for Designs:  Proposals due Mon, Jun. 1
Submission Page
Interesting NASA Video on Electric Planes
Conference on Sustainability and Emerging Transportation Technology (SETT) 2020
“Shaping the Future of Mobility”
Call for Papers / Posters:  Abstracts due Sat, Feb. 15 (revised)
Submission Page
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SAE CEU Course: Fundamentals of Powertrain Design for Hybrid Electric Vehicles
Instructor:  Zhihui Duan1.3 CEUs
“… success will depend on engineering personnel knowing how to develop and manufacture HEV powertrains.”
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SAE CEU Course: Application Development of Electric Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles: Balancing Economic Objectives and Technical Requirements
Instructor:  Yuxiang Jiang, Ph.D.1.3 CEUs
“… emission and fuel consumption regulations are pushing the automotive industry towards electrified powertrain and electrified vehicles … particularly … in China …”
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48<sup>th</sup> European Transport Conference
“[to] address themes of relevance to the transport policy agenda in Europe and worldwide – from a research, policy or practice angle.”
Call for Papers and Contributions:  Abstracts due Tue, Feb. 4
Brochure
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SAE CEU Course: Fundamentals and Applications of Electric Motors for Automotive Industries
Instructor:  Manoj Shah0.8 CEUs
“… the Tesla Model S has 62 electric machines while the Model X has 70! … Their design must reflect the worst case operating scenarios, duty cycles, environment, …, etc.”
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SAE CEU Course: Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Systems
Instructor:  Dr. Mark Quarto2.0 CEUs
“… three-day practical and applications-based course …”
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SAE CEU Course: Powertrain Product Development for Electrified Vehicles
Instructor:  Yiqing Yuan1.3 CEUs
“Common problems such as reliability, durability, NVH as well as related technology trends will be addressed from an engineer’s viewpoint. ”
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Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next event</i></font>
Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo
Colocated with next event
Contact:   Contact/Exhibitors’ page  
“… offers expert-led educational sessions and a showcase of materials, components, and systems …”
Registration
Exhibitors’ info
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The Battery Show
Colocated with previous event
The Battery Show<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous event</i></font>
Contact:   Contact/Exhibitors’ page  
“… today’s battery applications … don’t just power our daily lives — they transform how we travel, interact, and manufacture.”
Registration
Exhibitors’ info
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North American International Powertrain Conference
“… is an exclusive, executive-level event [about] the most profound issues in the automotive industry …”
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IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference (ITSC) 2020
“… implementation and deployment of advanced ITS applications.”
Call for Special Session, Workshop, Panel & Tutorial Proposals:  Proposals due Fri, Jan. 31
Call for Special-Session and Regular Papers:  Papers due Mon, Mar. 2 (extended)
Call for Workshop Papers:  Papers due Thu, Mar. 12 (extended)
Detailed Instructions
Important Dates
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ITS Central Eastern Congress
“… to promote the development and deployment of ITS in Central and Eastern European countries.”
Why Attend?
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Powertrains, Fuels & Lubricants Meeting
Powertrains, Fuels & Lubricants Meeting
(Includes a section on Environmentally-Sustainable powertrain technologies)
Call for Papers / Presentations:  Abstracts due Tue, Feb. 18
Submission Page
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InnoTrans 2020
“The Future of Mobility”
Exhibitors’ info.
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Highly Automated Vehicles
Instructor:  Jeffery Blackburn1.3 CEUs
“ADAS now offer the potential to significantly reduce or eliminate most vehicle crashes by … taking action to avoid or mitigate the crash.”
EV Charging Infrastructure and Technology Expo
Alt. Link
Registration
“… one of the major constraints in the [global Electric Vehicle] market is the availability of sufficient charging infrastructure.”
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ITS World Congress 2020
“The New Age of Mobility”
Call for Contributions due Mon, Feb. 3
2020 IEEE 92<sup>nd</sup> Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2020‑Fall
2020 IEEE 92nd Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2020‑Fall
CONTACT:   Gerhard Bauch, Chair  
Call for Papers:  Five-page paper due Mon, Mar. 2 (final extension)
Track Descriptions
Call for Workshop Proposals due Mon, Mar. 2 (extended)
Submission Page
Call for Tutorials:  Full Proposals due Mon, Apr. 6
Submission Page
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25th International Conference on Magnetically Levitated Systems and Linear Drives, MAGLEV 2020
25<sup>th</sup> International Conference on Magnetically Levitated Systems and Linear Drives, MAGLEV 2020
CONTACT:   Hunan Maglev Research Center   +86 0731 84263875
“… constructive discussion on the prosspects of magnetic levitation technologies and linear motors in transport and industry.”
Culural Program: Th, October 15
Call for Papers:  Abstracts due Fri, Feb. 28 (extended)
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SAE CEU Course: ADAS Application: Automatic Emergency Braking
Instructor:  Eldon Leaphart0.7 CEUs
“Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) is one ADAS application [by] nearly all automakers …”
The IEEE Vehicular Power and Propulsion 2020 (VPPC 2020)
The IEEE Vehicular Power and Propulsion 2020 (VPPC 2020)
“… interactive and multidisciplinary discussions on electrified vehicle power, propulsion and related technologies.”
Call for Papers due Wed, Apr. 15
Call for Special Sessions / Workshops:  Proposals due Mon, Feb. 24
Call for Tutorials:  Proposals due Mon, Feb. 24
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SAE CEU Course: Advanced Power Electronics in Automotive Applications
Instructor:  Caisheng Wang1.3 CEUs
“… power electronics has become one of the most important areas of the automotive subsystem …”
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Small Powertrain and Energy Systems Technology Conference
Small Powertrain and Energy Systems Technology Conference
“… most promising new technologies … for the small engine segment.”
Call for Papers:  due Tue, Apr. 7
Defense TechConnect Innovation Summit and Expo<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next two events</i></font>
“Connecting the top DOD offices with the world’s best technologies.”
SBIR/STTR FALL Innovation Summit<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous and next events</i></font>
“Delivering Innovation – Accelerating Commercialization”
“Innovation • Investment • Acceleration”
Smart Cities Connect<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous two events</i></font>
“Real Community, Real Solutions.”
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Battery Systems
Instructor:  Erik Spek1.3 CEUs
“… introduces [the role of batteries in] hybrid vehicles …”
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2020 Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems
“… electrical machines and their related systems (electrical rotating and other machines, motor drives, power electronics, …”
Call for Papers:  One-Page Digests due Sun, Mar. 1
Submission Page
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Highly Automated Vehicles
Instructor:  Jeffery Blackburn1.3 CEUs
“ADAS now offer the potential to significantly reduce or eliminate most vehicle crashes by … taking action to avoid or mitigate the crash.”
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Radar for Automotive Applications
Instructor:  William Buller1.3 CEUs
“… how radars work and the trade offs that must be made to achieve its specified performance, focusing on applications to automotive safety and autonomy.”
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ITS World Congress 2021
“Experience Future Mobility Now”
Why Attend


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2019/05/21 — Added TARDDIS Beta Link
2019/05/02 — New version of T.A.R.D.D.I.S.
2018/11/22 — Semi-automated SAE CEU Course listings
2018/09/16 — New form to sign up for newsletter
2018/09/11 — Adds % codes to Mailto:s
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2018/03/11 — Added Click to get "Frag-Tag"
2018/02/15 — New format for Spreadsheet Links
2018/01/18 — Starting adding Source Symbols
2017/12/25 — Added SAE CEU Courses
2017/11/03 — Started adding more webinars
2017/10/11 — Fully integrated "TARDDIS"
2017/08/31 — Enabled Alternate Column Format
2017/04/14 — "LinkMagic" changed for "internal" hyperlinks
2017/02/14 — Rearranged "Associations"
2016/10/29 — Reformatted Upcoming Events
2016/10/20 — Removed fraudulent events from WASET
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2016/09/06 — Added links to other Event Calendars
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2015/07/29 — Added labels for Newly added Events
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2015/07/03 — Added COMSOL
2015/06/06 — Links to Event Spreadsheets
2015/06/02 — New Mobile version "mgogo"
2015/04/27 — Link to Indiegogo
2015/04/15 — New block for Beyond 2045
2015/03/23 — Updated program code
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