Connected-Vehicles Workshop

20 July, 2012

Room HA 492, Sauder School of Business, 2053 Main Mall,

The University of British Columbia

Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2

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

“TBD”, Mr. Simon Leung, BC MOTI

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, Vacouver, 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