The 2018 IEEE 88th Vehicular Technology Conference will be held 27–30 August 2018 at the Hilton Chicago, in Chicago, USA. This semi-annual flagship conference of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society will bring together individuals from academia, government, and industry to discuss and exchange ideas in the fields of wireless, mobile, and vehicular technology.

VTC2018-Fall will feature world-class plenary speakers, tutorials, technical as well as application sessions, and an innovative Industry Track, which will feature panels and presentations with industry leaders sharing their perspectives on the latest technologies.  Marty Cooper will be one of the plenary speakers and there will be an Industry Panel on Challenges and Opportunities in Autonomous, Connected and Electric Vehicles on Wednesday, August 29 from 2-3:30 PM chaired by Dr. Alvin Chin, IEEE VTS Chicago Chair and Senior Machine Learning Researcher and BMW Technology Corporation in Chicago.

The 2018 IEEE Connected and Automated Vehicles Conference (IEEE CAVS 2018) will also be co-located with VTC2018-Fall.  For more information on the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, visit to see the papers that will be presented in the Technical Sessions as well as the conference program.  Industry professionals have a discounted rate for a 1-day pass of $200 or a 4-day pass of $400, visit for more details.

Alvin Chin, PhD
BMW Technology Corporation, Senior Researcher, Machine Learning
Industry Program Co-Chair, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference Fall 2018 (IEEE VTC2018-Fall)
Panel Chair, Autonomous, Connected and Electric Vehicles, IEEE VTC2018-Fall