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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Guide
Guide
E-mail
E‑Mail
Newsletter
Newsletter
Information on my Date Displayer, T.A.R.D.D.I.S. (Time And Relative Date Display Information Software)
Test Sampler: Today is Mon., August 19

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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AET
Association for European Transport

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

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

Major Engineering organizations
Society of Automotive Engineers
Society of Automotive Engineers

SAE Vehicle Electrification
Events
Student Events
Your Destination for Mobility Engineering Resources
Consolidated Calls for Papers
Events  •  Journals  •  Open Call (Original Works)
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Transportation Research Board
Transp. Research Board
TRB Calendar of Events
Recorded Webcasts
TRB Newsletter: Search or Subscribe
Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board
E‑Mail
Transp. Research Board 100 Years
100 Years – Moving Ideas: Advancing Society
Contribute
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 – The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
IEEE
IEEE Transp. Electriication
IEEE Transportation Electrification Community
Conferences and Workshops
Career Center
eLearning Courses (over 20 courses avail.)
IEEE Power Electronics Society
IEEE Power Electronics Society
IEEE Veh. Tech. Soc.
IEEE Vehicular Technology Society
Conferences
Facebook Page
IEEE Systems Council
Conferences
IEEE Syst. Coun.
IEEE Intel. Transp. Systems Society
IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society

Intelligent/Autonomous Transportation Systems
(see also IEEE VTS and 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

Congresses
Projects
ERTICO ITS Europe
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Connected Automated Driving
Connected Automated Driving (News Board)

Projects and Research
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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)


Independent Contractors / Consultants
Maglev Strategies
“On Earth and In Space”
Maglev Strategies
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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
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Gladstein, Neandross & Associates
Gladstein, Neandross & Associates
“Clean Transportation and Energy Consultants”
Contact Page
News
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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
Current Volpe Webinar Series:  Our New Mobility Future
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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) 19.2, and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) 19.B, topics  are  CLOSED.    The next solicitations will be available on Fri, Aug. 23
Def. of SBIR
Def. of STTR
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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


Upcoming Events
SBIR/STTR FALL Innovation Summit<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous and next events</i></font>
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Smart Cities Connect<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous two events</i></font>
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SAE CEU Course: Fuel Cells for Transportation
Instructors:  Dr. John F. Elter and Dr. Bin Du1.8 CEUs
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European Transport Conference (ETC)
CONTACT:   Phone:  +44 (0) 15 64 793552
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2019 Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC)
2019 Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC)
AltCar Conference, Expo, and Ride & Drive
Expo free after 2 pm
Professional Conference
Ride And Drive free after 2 pm
(Registration)
Join Mailing List
Series link
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Jalon Mobility Awards
Contact:   Jean-François Tremblay  
Call for Applications:  Application Forms due Fri, Aug. 30
Submission Page
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26<sup>th</sup> ITS (Intelligent Transportation Systems) World Congress
Exhibitors’ Info.
Newsletter
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10<sup>th</sup> Battery Safety Summit
CONTACT:   E-Mail   +1 (781) 972‑5400  Fax: +1 (781) 972‑5425
Speaker Proposal
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International Congress on Electric Mobility, Connected and Autonomous Vehicle – CEVE2019
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IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference – ITSC 2019
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3rd International Advanced Automotive Battery Conference – ASIA
3<sup>rd</sup> International Advanced Automotive Battery Conference – ASIA
Contact Page   E-Mail   +1 (781) 972‑5400  Fax: +1 (781) 972‑5425
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Innovations in Mobility
8<sup>th</sup> International Conference on Connected Vehicles, and Expo
Schedule: Tutorial: M, 11/4 (afternoon); Conference and Technical Program: Tu‑Th, 11/5‑7; Optional Industry Tour: F, 11/8.
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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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2019 Forum: Impact of Vehicle Technologies & Automation Users Forum
2019 Forum:  Impact of Vehicle Technologies & Automation Users Forum
CONTACT:   Joanne But  
2018’s report
2017’s report
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SAE CEU Course: Introduction to Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Battery Systems
Instructor:  Erik Spek1.3 CEUs
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InterTraffic Indonesia
Contact page
Exhibitors’ info.
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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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Small Engine Technology Conference and Exhibition
Small Engine Technology Conference and Exhibition
Detail page
Technical Visit  M, November 18
Call for Papers:  Abstracts due Fri, Feb. 28
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FAV (Florida Automated Vehicles) Summit
Draft Agenda
Exhibitor/Demonstrator/Sponsor Prospectus (pdf)
Info. page (pdf)
Article by Jeff Brandes
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The Future of Transportation World Conference 2019
Call for Papers:  Synopsis (due date: TBD)
Submission Page
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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
ITEC (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference) India 2019
Highlights / Contact page
Alt. page
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Advanced Automotive Battery Conference – Europe<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next event</i></font>
Advanced Automotive Battery Conference – Europe
Colocated with next event
Contact Page   E-Mail   +1 (781) 972‑5400  Fax: +1 (781) 972‑5425
Call for Student Posters:  Abstract should be submitted ASAP, finally due Fri, Nov. 22
Sponsorship & Exhibit Opportunities
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Symposium: Battery Recycling
Colocated with previous event
Symposium:  Battery Recycling<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with previous event</i></font>
CONTACT:   Craig Wohlers   781‑247‑6260
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Transportation Research Board 99<sup>th</sup> Annual Meeting
Transportation Research Board 99th Annual Meeting
Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board
E‑Mail
Exhibitor’s info
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SAE 2020 Government / Industry Meeting
You get a free pass to the Washington Auto Show
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SAE 2020 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium
SAE 2020 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium
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2020 IEEE International Systems Conference (SysCon 2020)
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InterTraffic Amsterdam
Contact page
Exhibitors’ info.
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SAE 2020 World Congress Experience
Exhibitors’ / Sponsors’ info.
Call for Papers:  Abstracts due Tue, Sep. 17
Instructions and topics     Submission Page
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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)
Exhibitor’s info
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TRA 2020 – Transport Research Arena – Rethinking transport
Call for Demonstrations:  due Tue, Oct. 1
Call for Invited Sessions:  due Tue, Oct. 1
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Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo
News
    Sign up for Updates
Agenda
Call for Papers:  Abstracts due Thu, Oct. 31
Expo: Tu‑W, May 12‑13
Exhibitors’ / Sponsors’ info
2020 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC)
2020 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC)
Sign up for updates
Call for Papers:  Abstracts/digests due Sun, Dec. 1
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Powertrains, Fuels & Lubricants Meeting
Powertrains, Fuels & Lubricants Meeting
Call for Papers / Presentations:  Abstracts due Tue, Feb. 18
Submission Page
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InnoTrans 2020
Exhibitors’ info.

Upcoming Events
AIAA/IEEE Electric Aircraft Technologies Symposium (EATS)
Webinar: Learn how PG&E Can Help Fleets Save Money with Electrification
Webinar: Learn how PG&E Can Help Fleets Save Money with Electrification
Registration form
Mobilize California Summit
E‑mails:  Event details & registration
Programming
Media
Phone: 503-226-2377
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Welcome Party, Sun., August 25
2019 JSAE/SAE Powertrains, Fuels, and Lubricants Meeting
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Drive World Conference & Expo</b> (new for 2019)
Drive World Conference & Expo (new for 2019)
colocated with Embedded Systems Conference (ESC)
Brochure
Exhibitors’ info.
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			<div align=right>Webinar:  Frontloading BEV Thermal and Range Development via Simulation</div>
Registration and Webinar Details
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			<div align=left>TRB Free Webinar:</b> The Research in Progress (RiP) Database: Entering Projects and Searching Records – <i>presented by Janet Daly (right), moderated by Elaine Ferrell (left).</i></div>
TRB Free Webinar: The Research in Progress (RiP) Database: Entering Projects and Searching Records – presented by Janet Daly (right), moderated by Elaine Ferrell (left).
CONTACT:   Reggie Gillum  
Mandatory Free Registration (login required)
Last year’s presentation
Last Years’ Guide to RiP Database (.pdf 21 pp.)
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SAE CEU Course: Principled Negotiation
Instructor:  Eric Timmis0.7 CEUs
Webinar: How Two California Fleets Have Successfully Deployed EVs
Webinar: How Two California Fleets Have Successfully Deployed EVs
Registration form
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SAE CEU Course: Fundamentals of Powertrain Design for Hybrid Electric Vehicles
Instructor:  Zhihui Duan1.3 CEUs
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2019 IEEE International Conference on Vehicular Electronics and Safety
Webinar: Stacking Incentives to Buy Down the Cost of Fleet Electrification
Webinar: Stacking Incentives to Buy Down the Cost of Fleet Electrification
Registration form
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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  
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  
Registration
Exhibitors’ info
The 14<sup>th</sup> International Conference on Engines & Vehicles
Alt. link
Alt. link
(Schedule page)
SBIR Road Tour – Eastern Tour
Registration
CONTACT:   Corine Farewell  
Organization Host: University of Vermont (UVM Innovations)
Registration
CONTACT:   Kate Baker   (518) 380‑5073
Organization Hosts: NY Small Business Development Center, SUNY (State University of NY), Innovation Center at the University at Albany 🅐, Innovate 518 🅑
Registration
CONTACT:   Randy Harmon   (973) 353‑1927
Key Sponsors: NJ Small Business Development Center 🅒, US Small Business Administration, EisnerAmper, McCarter & English

Sponsoring organizations: BioNJ 🅓, Rutgers University

Supporting organizations: NJ Business Incubation Network, New Jersey Innovation Institute, NJ Tech Council, Princeton University, TechLaunch, Stevens Institute
Registration
CONTACT:   Kelly Driftmier   (814) 865‑9202
Organization Hosts: Invent Penn State, Penn State Small Business Development Center, Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central & Northern PA
Registration
CONTACT:   Alla McCoy  
Organization Hosts: University of Maryland, MD Small Business Development Center
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Volpe Speaker Series (free webinars)
2019: “Our New Mobility Future” Thought Leadership Series
U.S. Army General Stephen R. Lyons, U.S. Transportation Command
Volpe Series information
CONTACT:   Ellen Bell  617‑494‑2491
Upcoming Volpe Webinars
Mandatory Free Registration
Registration Information
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Connect2Car Executive Leadership Forum
Connect2Car Executive Leadership Forum
Request for Invitation
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Emobility Forum 2019
Sponsor: Hungarian Electromobility Association
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North American International Powertrain Conference
Alt. link
By invitation only
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Volpe Speaker Series (free webinars)
2019: “Our New Mobility Future” Thought Leadership Series
Sarah Kaufman, Associate Director/Adjunct Assistant Professor of Urban Planning, NYU
Click here for series information (above)
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2019 Joint Conference & Exhibition
The 2019 International Conference on Ecology and Transportation
Camera-Trap Photo Contest
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2019 IEEE 90th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC 2019‑Fall
2019 IEEE 90<sup>th</sup> Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC 2019‑Fall
CONTACT:   Gerhard Bauch, Chair  
Contact the Committees
2nd IEEE Connected and Automated Vehicles Symposium (colocated event)
2<sup>nd</sup> IEEE Connected and Automated Vehicles Symposium</b><i> (colocated event)</i>
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SAE CEU Course: Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Systems
Instructor:  Dr. Mark Quarto2.0 CEUs
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Electric Vehicles Are Here: What Now?
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Volpe Speaker Series (free webinars)
2019: “Our New Mobility Future” Thought Leadership Series
<i>Redefining Mobility</i><br/>Randell H. Iwasaki, Executive Director, Contra Costa, CA, Transportation Authority
Click here for series information (above)
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SAE CEU Course: High Voltage Vehicle Safety Systems and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Instructor:  Dr. Mark Quarto0.7 CEUs
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ISSE 2019 (IEEE Symposium on Systems Engineering)
Contact form
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Electric Vehicles International Conference & Show
Electric Vehicles International Conference & Show
Contact Page (with map)
Call for Other Presentations:  Oral Presentations (12 minutes; in English) and Posters (33.1” x 46.8”) due Tue, Oct. 1
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Defense TechConnect Fall Summit and Expo<br/></b><font size=2><i>Colocated with next two events</i></font>
Exhibitor’s info   (October 8–9 only)
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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
2018/09/03 — Added link to Newsletter
2018/08/23 — Added GUIDE and accessible e-mail link
2018/06/23 — Made it easier to change column format
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
2016/10/05 — Dates in Bold when event is Current
2016/09/06 — Added links to other Event Calendars
2015/11/19 — Rearranged columns for New Format
2015/08/30 — NEW FORMAT
2015/08/23 — Added Fragment Tags (#hashtag) & Mouseovers
2015/07/29 — Added labels for Newly added Events
2015/07/22 — Added SBIR events
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
2015/02/22 — Corrected bottom for Mobile Verison
2015/02/16 — Added Contact Info for Upcoming
2015/02/11 — Works for Mobile
2015/02/04 — Spun Off From Levicar.Com
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