The voting process for the IEEE ITSS Board of Governors has been concluded. This year not only was the list of candidates very large but also your exceptional professional backgrounds and contribution to our society made it very difficult to select a candidate. A ballot for the election of five members to the IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society Board of Governors was issued on 24 August 2021. The ballots returned have been counted, and the following candidates have been elected to serve for a three-year term January 1, 2022 – December 31, 2024:

ITSS Geographical Area 1 – IEEE Regions 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9 (Americas)

  • Azim Eskandarian
  • Andreas A. Malikopoulos

ITSS Geographical Area 2 – IEEE Region 8 (Europe, Middle East & Africa)

  • Simona Sacone

ITSS Geographical Area 3 – IEEE Region 10 (Asia & Pacific)

  • Xiao Wang


  • Pujitha Gunaratne

We wish the newly elected members of the Board of Governors success and thank all candidates for their willingness to serve and for permitting their names to be included on the ballot.