8:30 8:40


8:40 8:45

Opening Remarks Prof. Victor Leung, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UBC

Connected Vehicles The Global View

8:45 9:15

ITS Canada`s Connected Vehicle Strategies - a Global Context, Mr. Carl Kuhnke, Executive Director, ITS Canada

9:15 9:45

Towards a Canadian Network of Centres for Innovation, Education and Training in Cooperative Transportation Systems (CTS), Dr. Barry Pekilis, Senior Research Coordination Officer, Intelligent Transport Systems, Transportation Infrastructure Programs,  Transport Canada

9:45 10:15

Connected Vehicle a Transportation Planning Perspective, Mr. Simon Leung, BC Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure

10:15 10:45

Coffee Break

Connected Vehicle Technology I

10:45 11:10

On the analysis of periodic mobility behaviour, Prof. Mike MacGregor, Professor, Computer Science, U. Alberta

11:10 11:35

Emerging technologies for traffic modeling using Bluetooth and cellular enabled data collection, Prof. Bob McLeod, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, U. Manitoba

11:35 12:00

An intelligent rate controller for video traffic in VANET, Mr. Jungang Liu, School of Information Technology and Engineering, U. Ottawa

12:00 12:10

Presentation on IEEE VTC-fall and WiVEC, Vancouver, 2014 Prof. David Michelson, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UBC

12:10 13:00

Light Lunch Provided

Connected Vehicle Technology II

13:00 13:25

Establishing security and privacy in WAVE-enabled VANETs, Mr. Subir Biswas, Computer Science, U. Manitoba

13:25 13:50

Application-based solutions for networking vehicles, Dr. Kaveh Shafiee, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UBC

13:50 14:15

DORA: Dynamic Optimal Random Access for vehicle-to-roadside communication, Dr. Vahid Shah-Mansouri, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UBC

14:15 14:40

Coalition-based cooperative packet delivery under uncertainty: A dynamic Bayesian coalitional game, Mr. Khajonpong Akkarajitsakul, Electrical and Computer Engineering, U. Manitoba

14:40 15:10

Coffee Break

Impacts of Connected Vehicles in Transportation

15:10 15:40

Framework for evaluating wireless technology functionality in transportation, Prof. Garland Chow. Sauder School of Business and BITSAFS, UBC

15:40 16:10

Connected vehicle based active traffic and demand management, Prof. Tony Z. Qiu, ITS Lab., Civil Engineering, U. Alberta)

16:10 16:40

Potential and Reality of Automatic Data Collection Systems in Transit

Planning and Operation, Prof. Jinhua Zhao, Civil Engineering, UBC