Short Description

The Austrian chapter was founded by Cristina Olaverri-Monreal in 2019 to promoting scientific and industrial activities in the ITS community in Austria. Building a geographic unit in Austria will encourage the integration of the local industry with the research sector.

As a result of forming the IEEE ITS Austria chapter networking among stakeholders will be promoted at national and international level.

President: Cristina Olaverri-Monreal

Vice President: Wilfried Wöber

Treasurer: Christoph Mecklenbräucker

Secretary: Werner Drexel

Please see this link for contact information.

Current Activities

  • Technical presentations from technical experts
  • Distinguished lectures or visitors
  • Tutorials – learning (technical)
  • Tutorials – learning (non-technical, professional skills)
  • Workshops – participation, discussion, working or hands-on activities
  • Presentations and information about activities in local companies and industry
  • Social networking and social gathering
  • Newsletter and website, social media, event calendar feeds for members and the technical community
  • Opportunity to volunteer with the chapter (organize, lead projects, learn new skills)
  • Professional networking
  • Job and career fairs

Activities and news

  • June 2021: IEEE Austrian ITSS chapter meeting
  • June 2021: Keynote at the Austrian Robotics Workshop (ARW)
  • December 2020: Demo: Autonomous Driving
  • October 2020: Driving test to study impact of autonomous vehicles on driving performance
  • November 2019: The IEEE ITSS chapter Austria is technical sponsor of the 8th IEEE International Conference on Connected Vehicles and EXPO (ICCVE) in Graz from Nov 4th to 8th 2020
  • September 2019: 1. Event – IEEE ITSS Austrian Chapter Plenary Meeting
  • June 2019: Chapter Kickoff Meeting with participants from IEEE, Infineon, Asfinag and Austrian Universities
  • March 2019: The ITSS Austria Chapter established