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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trans­por­tation systems in www.LeviCar.com (center column)
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Guide
Link to E-mail
E‑Mail
Link to Newsletter
Newsletter

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
2018 TRB Annual Meeting: Slides and Posters
100 Years – Moving Ideas: Advancing Society
Contribute
Transp. Research Board 100 Years
Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS)
Guide to Research in Progress (RiP) Database (.pdf 21 pp.)
Webinar Video (Vimeo 59:05)
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
IEEE Veh. Tech. Soc.
IEEE Vehicular Technology Society
Conferences
Facebook Page
IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society
IEEE Transp.Systems Society

Intelligent 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
Events
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Intelligent Transport Systems Asia-Pacific
ITS 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
Advance Transit Association

“Leveraging advanced transit to improve mobility”
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PodCar.org

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

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


Educational & Research Institutions
U of Wash TRAC
University of Washington – TRAC
“Providing research and data about transportation for informed decisions”
“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
UMTRI, U. of Michigan
Transportation Research Institute
Sustainable Mobility & Accessibility Research & Transformation
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Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Davis
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University of California – Berkeley
“Innovative Mobility Research”
Innovative Mobility Research, UC Berkeley
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North Carolina State University
NCSU Clean Tech
NC Clean Energy Technology Center
Advancing Clean Energy for a Sustainable Economy
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University of Central Florida
A USDOT funded research center, focused on plug-in electric vehicles and the transportation network.
EVTC, U. of Cen. Florida
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Stanford University
CARS, Stanf. U.
Center for Automotive Research at Stanford
Upcoming Events
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San José State University

Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI)
“Creating Transportation Policy for the People”
Mineta Transp. Institute
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 Nat'l Transit Res. Cons.
Mineta National Transit Research Consortium
Events
“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
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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Morgan and Associates
Registered Patent Agents
MorganAndAssociates

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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 CLOSED
(Click this link to sign up for e-mail alerts.)
DoT SBIR
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DoD SBIR / STTR
Dept. of Defense Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) 18.3, and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) 18.C, topics will be open until Wed, Oct. 24 at 8 pm EST
Quesion & Answer Service (SITIS) closes to new questions on Oct. 10, but the answers will be publically-available until the end.
It is also possible to get private answers from each topic’s TPOC (Technical Point of Contact) before the Official Opening Date of Mon, Sep. 24.

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List of topics
Instructions
RECOMMENDED TOPICS:
A18‑155 
Intelligent Urgent Stop
AF183‑003 
Cyber Security of Physical Systems
AF183‑013 
Secure Wireless Data Transfer
AF183‑002 
Machine Learning
SOCOM183‑002 
Interference Rejection
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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
Advanced Automotive & Industrial Battery Conference – europe
Advanced Automotive & Industrial Battery Conference – europe
Contact Page   E-Mail   +1 (781) 972‑5400  Fax: +1 (781) 972‑5425
Call for Student Posters:  Abstract due Fri, Dec. 14
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SAE 2019 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium
SAE 2019 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium
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SAE 2019 Government/ Industry Meeting
Overlaps the Washington Auto Show
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The 13<sup>th</sup> Annual IEEE International Systems Conference (SYSCON 2019)
Get Newsletter
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SAE 2019 World Congress Experience
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InterTraffic Istanbul
Contact page
Exhibitors’ info.
Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo
Networking tour: M, April 22
Sign up for Updates
Get Brochure
Agenda
Expo: W‑Th, April 24‑25
Exhibitor’s info
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2019 IEEE 89th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC 2019‑Spring
2019 IEEE 89<sup>th</sup> Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC 2019‑Spring
Organizing Committees
Call for Papers:  Five-page paper due Mon, Oct. 15
Track Descriptions
Call for Workshop Proposals:  due Mon, Oct. 1
Submission e‑mail
Call for Workshop Papers:  due Tue, Jan. 22
Submission e‑mail
Call for Tutorials:  due Fri, Oct. 5
Submission e‑mail
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5<sup>th</sup> International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transportation Systems (VEHITS 2019)
5th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transportation Systems (VEHITS 2019)
Colocated with SmartGreens 2019
Call for Papers:  Papers due Mon, Dec. 10
Submission Page
Guidelines
Templates
Glossary
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Montreal Electric Vehicle Show
Exhibitor’s info
EV VÉ 2019 Conference and Trade Show
EV VÉ 2019 Conference and Trade Show
Exhibitor’s info
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Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo Europe<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next event</i></font>
Exhibitor’s info
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Battery Show Europe 2019
Colocated with previous event
Battery Show Europe 2019<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous event</i></font>
Exhibitor’s info
2019 IEEE Transpotation Electrification Conference (ITEC) and EXPO Asia-Pacific
2019 IEEE Transpotation Electrification Conference (ITEC) and EXPO Asia-Pacific
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Connected and Automated Vehicle Engineering 2019
Agenda for ’18 Conf.
Colocated with “Internet of Things” May 13‑16
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TechConnect World Innovation colocated events
TechConnect World Innovation colocated events
Boston, MA – Th‑Su, May 16‑19
Conference and Expo
Th‑Su, May 16‑19
Expo
F‑Sa, May 17‑18
SBIR / STTR Spring Innovation Conference
Th‑Su, May 16‑19
DTC Spring Conference and Expo
Th‑Su, May 16‑19
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International Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition
Call for Papers:  Abstracts due Fri, Sep. 28
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Green Transportation Summit and Expo
Call for Session and Speaker Proposals:  due Fri, Oct. 19
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17<sup>th</sup> TRB National Transportation Planning Applications Conference
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13<sup>th</sup> ITS European Congress
Exhibitor’s info
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ITEC 2019  (International Transportation Electrification Conference)
ITEC 2019 (International Transportation Electrification Conference)
Call for Papers:  Abstracts/digests due Fri, Nov. 16
Speakers Proposals
Advanced Automotive & Industrial Battery Conference
Advanced Automotive & Industrial Battery Conference
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LDIA 2019 (The 12<sup>th</sup> International Symposium on Linear Drives for Industry Applications)
Call for Papers:  Abstracts due Sat, Dec. 1
Brochure
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The 23rd International Symposium on Transportation and Traffic Theory
The 23<sup>rd</sup> International Symposium on Transportation and Traffic Theory
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2019 JSAE/SAE Powertrains, Fuels, and Lubricants Meeting
Welcome Party, Sun., August 25
Call for Papers:  Abstracts due Mon, Oct. 1
2019 IEEE 90th Vehicular Technology onference: VTC 2019‑Fall
2019 IEEE 90<sup>th</sup> Vehicular Technology onference: VTC 2019‑Fall
CONTACT:   Gerhard Bauch, Chair  
Contact the Committees
Call for Papers:  Five-page paper due Mon, Feb. 25
Track Descriptions
Call for Workshop Proposals:  due Mon, Feb. 25
Submission e‑mail
Call for Workshop Papers:  due Thu, May 30
Submission e‑mail
Call for Tutorials:  Brief descriptions due Mon, Mar. 18
Submission e‑mail
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Electric Vehicles International Conference & Show
Electric Vehicles International Conference & Show
Contact Page (with map)

Upcoming Events
How Long Will Your Battery Last? More Efficient Battery Management and EV Systems Design and Verification

			<div align=right>How Long Will Your Battery Last? More Efficient Battery Management and EV Systems Design and Verification</div>
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EVS31
EVS31 (International Electric Vehicle Symposium & Exhibition) & EVTeC 2018 (International Electric Vehicle Technology Conference 2018)
Exhibition
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Contact form
ISSE 2018 (IEEE Symposium on Systems Engineering)
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Intelligent Transportation Society of California Annual Meeting 2018
CONTACT:   Phone:  (415) 723‑0511
Alternate Link
Exhibitors’ info
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COTA-ISETT 2108 — inaugural 2018 COTA International Symposium on Emerging Trends in Transportation
Alt. Page
Program
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2018 Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems
CONTACT:   E-Mail   +82‑2‑565‑3571
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How communications will change vehicles and transport<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next event</i></font>
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From ADAS to Automated Driving<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous event</i></font>
Contact:   Linda Wagner, Event Sales & Development   724‑772‑4062  Mobile: 724‑553‑2469
Transmission and Driveline Technologies Symposium
Transmission and Driveline Technologies Symposium
Schedule
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Podcar City – Planning Automated Shared Mobility
Urban International Design Contest (UIDC) – Student Design Contest
award ceremoney during above conf.
Brochure
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CONTACT:   Phone:  +44 (0) 15 64 793552
European Transport Conference (ETC)
13<sup>th</sup> Annual City of Santa Monica AltCar Expo & Conference
CONTACT:   E-Mail   310‑390‑2930
Expo free (both days)
Ride And Drive free (both days, 10 am – 5 pm)
Professional Conference (Friday only)
(Registration)
Speakers for Public free (Saturday only)
Registration for Saturday events
Join Mailing List
Series link
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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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The IV<sup>th</sup> International Congress of Automotive and Transport Engineering<br/>A</b>utomobiles, <b>M</b>obility, <b>M</b>odeling, and <b>A</b>lternate solutions

			<div align=left>Webinar:  Vehicle Cyber Security: Where the Rubber Meets the Code</div>
Webinar: Vehicle Cyber Security: Where the Rubber Meets the Code
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AEC2018
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Autonomous Vehicle Technology World Expo 2018
Free Exhibition Pass
Autonomous Vehicle Test and Development Symposium
Autonomous Vehicle Safety Regulation World Congress
Autonomous Vehicle Interior Design & Technology Symposium
Automotive Testing Expo 2018
Free Exhibition Pass
Automotive Interiors Expo 2018
Free Exhibition Pass
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Defense TechConnect Fall Summit and Expo<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next event</i></font>
Exhibitor’s info
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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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Asian Conference on Energy, Power and Transportation Electrification (ACEPT 2018)
Part of the Asia Clean Energy Summit (ACES)
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9<sup>th</sup> Battery Safety
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InterTraffic Indonesia
Contact page
Exhibitors’ info.
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14<sup>th</sup> Annual Lithium Battery Materials & Chemistries
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The 21<sup>st</sup> IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems
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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
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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
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2018 Impact of Vehicle Technologies & Automation Users Forum
Alt. Page
Last year’s report
Attendence: Joanne But  
TRB Contact: Bernardo Kleinert  
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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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Florida Automated Vehicles Summit
Info. sheet (pdf)
Exhibitors’ Prospectus (pdf)
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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
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SAE CEU Course: Principled Negotiation
Instructor:  Eric Timmis0.7 CEUs
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Transportation Research Board 98<sup>th</sup> Annual Meeting
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Contact Page
Exhibitor’s info
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2018/09/16 — New form to sign up for newsletter
2018/09/11 — Adds % codes to Mailto:s
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2018/08/23 — Added GUIDE and accessible e-mail link
2018/06/23 — Made it easier to change column format
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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
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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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2015/07/03 — Added COMSOL
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2015/04/27 — Link to Indiegogo
2015/04/15 — New block for Beyond 2045
2015/03/23 — Updated program code
2015/02/22 — Corrected bottom for Mobile Verison
2015/02/16 — Added Contact Info for Upcoming
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