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
Plug In America
“Battery electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles for the public to drive today.”
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“Promoting electric drive technologies and infrastructure”
Electric Drive Transportation Association
Electric Drive’s Consumer Website
Go Electric Drive
Electric Drive’s Consumer Website
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Electric Auto Association
“Promoting Electric Vehicles Since 1967”
Electric Auto Association
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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
Accelerating Electric Transportation

Events
Electric Mobility Canada
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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
Society of Automotive Engineers
Events
Student Events

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
2016 TRB Annual Meeting: Webcast Recordings
Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS)
Guide to Research in Progress (RIP) Database (.pdf 14 pp.)
IEEE – The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
IEEE
IEEE Transp. Electriication
IEEE Transportation Electrification Community
Conferences and Workshops
Career Center
IEEE Vehicular Technology Society

Conferences
IEEE Veh. Tech. Soc.
IEEE Transp.Systems Society
IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society


Intelligent Transportation Systems
(see also IEEE ITSS above)
Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of America

Newsletter
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Intel. Transp. Syst. Soc. of Canada
Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of Canada

Events
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ERTICO Intelligent Transportation Systems Society Europe

Events
ERTICO ITS Europe
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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.”

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)



Independent Contractors / Consultants
Maglev Strategies
“On Earth and In Space”
Maglev Strategies
CoatesConsult
“Advanced Transportation Consulting”
Contact Page
E-Mail
Recommended article
MagLev Page
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PRT Consulting
“Efficient transit solutions”
PRT Consulting
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Calstart
CALSTART
… dedicated to expanding and supporting a clean transportation industry …
Sign up for emails and info.
Membership
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Engineering Systems Inc.

Insight Driven Solutions
EngSysInc

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
Int'l Transp. Innov. Cen
International Transportation Innovation Center
“Innovation on Track”

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

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


Opportunities
Volpe
“National Transportation Systems Center”
List of Newsletters
Recent Volpe Webinar Series:  The Ongoing Transformation of the Global Transportation System (including short videos)
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Dept. of Transportation Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) solicitation is open until Tue, Mar. 20 at 5:00 pm EDT
DoT SBIR
(Click this link to sign up for e-mail alerts.)
Slides from the Instructional Pre-offer Webinar from January 23
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DoD SBIR / STTR
Dept. of Defense Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) 18.1, and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) 18.A, topics  are CLOSED.  The next solicitations will be available on Fri, Apr. 20
TRB’s IDEA Programs Innovations Deserving Exploratory Analysis

Brochure (pdf)
TRB IDEA
Highway IDEA (due Mar. 1 and Sep. 1)
Transit IDEA (due May 1 and Nov. 1)
Annual Report
Submit a Proposal
Funding Notice
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Air Force Prize
USAF $2 million prize for engine with turbine power piston-fuel efficiency
This might be used for Ground Vehicles, too
News article

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


Upcoming Events
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AIAA/IEEE Electric Aircraft Technologies Symposium (EATS)
This event mmediately follows the AIAA Propulsion & Energy Forum July 9‑11
E‑mails for Conference Chairs: Phil Ansell; Andy Gibson
Call for Papers
Submission Page
For Late Abstract Submissions, please e‑mail the Conference Chairs, above
SAE 2018 Intelligent and Connected Vehicles Symposium
SAE 2018 Intelligent and Connected Vehicles Symposium
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Electrification 2018:  International Conference & Exposition
Electrification 2018: International Conference & Exposition
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(alternate link)
The MAGLEV 2018 in St. Petersburg
CONTACT:   E-Mail   +7 (812) 230‑23‑10
Principal Sponsoring Organization
Facebook page (including must‑see animation)
Abstract Template
Submission E-mail
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Connect2Car Executive Leadership Forum

SAE 2018 New Energy Vehicle Forum
COMVEC 18
To join Technical Committee
Call for Oral-Only Presentations on Technical Topics:  Abstracts due Thu, Mar. 1
Submission Page
2018 IEEE International Conference on Vehicular Electronics and Safety
Call for Papers:  Submissions due Mon, Apr. 30
North American International Powertrain Conference
by invitation only
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25<sup>th</sup> ITS (Intelligent Transportation Systems) World Congress
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InnoTrans 2018
Exhibitors’ info.
Fraud warning
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SAE CEU Course: Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Systems
Instructor:  Mark Quarto2.0 CEUs
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EVS31 </b>(International Electric Vehicle Symposium & Exhibition)<b> & EVTeC 2018</b> (International Electric Vehicle Technology Conference 2018)<b>
EVS31 (International Electric Vehicle Symposium & Exhibition) & EVTeC 2018 (International Electric Vehicle Technology Conference 2018)
Exhibition
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2018 Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems
CONTACT:   E-Mail   +82‑2‑565‑3571
Call for Papers:  Digests due Wed, Feb. 28
Submission Page
From ADAS to Automated Driving
CONTACT:   Linda Wagner, Event Sales & Development   724‑772‑4062  Mobile: 724‑553‑2469
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CONTACT:   Phone:  +44 (0) 15 64 793552
European Transport Conference (ETC)
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Advanced Automotive & Industrial Battery Conference – ASIA
Advanced Automotive & Industrial Battery Conference – ASIA
Programming Information:  Deborah Shear   +1 (781) 972‑5455
Partnering & Sponsorship Information:
Sherry Johnson   +1 (781) 972‑1359
Media & Association Partnerships:  Dave Mello   +1 (781) 972‑5485
Contact Page   E-Mail   +1 (781) 972‑5400  Fax: +1 (781) 972‑5425
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Defense TechConnect Fall Summit and Expo<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next event</i></font>
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SBIR/STTR FALL Innovation Summit<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous event</i></font>
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InterTraffic Indonesia
Contact page
Exhibitors’ info.
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The 21<sup>st</sup> IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems
Call for Regular & Workshop Papers:  due Sun, Apr. 15
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to NVH (Noise, Vibration, and Harshness) Aspects of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
Instructor:  Kiran Govindswamy0.7 CEUs
Small Engine Technology Conference and Exhibition
Contact Page   E-Mail   +32(0)2 789 23 44
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Battery Systems
Instructor:  Erik Spek1.3 CEUs
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IEEE - ESARS ITEC 2018</b><font size=2>  (Electrical Systems for Aircraft, Railway, Ship Propulsion and Road Vehicles; International Transportation Electrification Conference)</font>
About Page
Contact Page   E-Mail   +39 040.5587976
Call for Papers:  Provisional full papers (regular sessions) due Tue, May 1
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SAE CEU Course: Safe Handling of High Voltage Battery Systems
Instructor:  Erik Spek0.7 CEUs
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InterTraffic Mexico
Contact page
Exhibitors’ info.
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SAE CEU Course: Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Engineering Academy
Instructors:  Saeed Siavoshani, Richard Byczek, Kevin Konecky, Gene Liao, Manoj Shah, Robert Spotnitz, and Thomas Stoltz3.8 CEUs

Upcoming Events
Tech Talk:  The Path to V2X Using Digital Short Range Communication (DSRC)</b><br/>with Cory White of Anritsu, and moderator Lisa Arrigo of SAE
SAE 2018 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium
SAE 2018 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium
Why you should attend
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InterTraffic Amsterdam
Colocated with next event
InterTraffic Amsterdam<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next event</i></font>
ITSUP</b> – event for startups in the traffic technology and automotive field<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous event</i></font>
ITSUP – event for startups in the traffic technology and automotive field
Colocated with previous event
Introductory Page
Contact Page for Startups
e‑mail
Contact form
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SAE CEU Course: Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Systems
Instructor:  Mark Quarto2.0 CEUs
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IEEE VTS Motor Vehicles Challenge 2018
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SAE 2018 World Congress Experience<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next event</i></font>
Alt. page
Event at a Glance
Exhibitos’ info.
Connect2Car @ WCX<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous event</i></font>
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Transport Research Arena 2018
Contact E‑mail
Forums & Contact Form
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Green Transportation Summit and Expo
Call for Northwest Sustainable Fleet Awards:  Nominations due Thu, Mar. 1 (extended)
Submission Page
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Montreal Electric Vehicle Show
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The 12<sup>th</sup> Annual IEEE International Systems Conference (SYSCON 2018)
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EV VÉ 2018 Conference and Trade Show
EV VÉ 2018 Conference and Trade Show
Ride & Drive
Exhibitor’s info
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Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo
Subscribe for Updates
Exhibition: Tu‑W, May 1‑2
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Battery Systems
Instructor:  Erik Spek1.3 CEUs
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Instructor:  Erik Spek0.7 CEUs
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Electric Vehicle & Technology Expo
CONTACT:   E-Mail   +44 1273 916 300
Exhibitor’s info
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JSAE Annual Conference {Spring}
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InterTraffic China
Contact page
Exhibitors’ info.
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CONTACT:   E-Mail   Committes
Spring 2018 Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC)
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IEEE PELS Workshop on Emerging Technologies:  Wireless Power (2018 Wow)
IEEE PELS Workshop on Emerging Technologies: Wireless Power (2018 Wow)
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Join Mailing List
The Intelligent Transportation Society of America 2018 Annual Meeting
Call for Session sugggestions and Papers:  due Thu, Mar. 1
Submission Page
Call for Demonstrations:  due Thu, Mar. 15
Submission Page
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Advanced Automotive & Industrial Battery Conference
Advanced Automotive & Industrial Battery Conference
Contact Page   E-Mail   (781) 972‑5400  Fax: (781) 972‑5425
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Autonomous Vehicle Technology World Expo 2018
Contact page
Free Exhibition Pass
Autonomous Vehicle Test & Development Symposium 2018
Contact
page
Call for Papers
Submission Page
Autonomous Vehicle Software Symposium 2018
Contact
page
Call for Papers
Submission Page
Autonomous Vehicle Interior Design and Technology Symposium Europe
Contact
page
Call for Papers
Submission Page
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Automotive Detroit 18
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ITEC 2018 (International Transportation Electrification Conference) Asia-Pacific
ITEC 2018  (International Transportation Electrification Conference) Asia-Pacific
CONTACT:   E-Mail   +66 (0) 86‑390‑3339
Call for Papers:  Abstracts/digests due Sun, Feb. 25 (re‑extended)
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ITEC 2018  (International Transportation Electrification Conference)
ITEC 2018 (International Transportation Electrification Conference)
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ITS/STI Canada Annual Conference and General Meeting
2018 World Transport Convention
Call for Papers:  Papers due Thu, Mar. 15 (extended due to late Lunar New Year)
Template (.doc)
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The Future of Transportation World Congress
(Alt. Link)
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Roadmap 11
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IEEE Intelligent Vehicle Symposium (IV) 2018
Chinese 10th Intelligent Vehicles Future Challenge (IVFC 2018)
Changshu, Suzhou, China – at Proving Grounds – Sa‑Su, June 30 to July 1
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28<sup>th</sup> Annual INCOSE International Symposium

Automated Vehicles Symposium 2018
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