Communications and Automotive Day 2019 (Sponsored by VTS NSW Chapter)


Communications and Automotive Day 2019 is a one-day technical event organized and sponsored by the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society NSW Chapter and include presentation from industry and academia on advancement of communications technologies for vehicular networks. All IEEE members can receive free registration to attend this event. Please see the full program of the event.

  Date and Time




  • Date: 19 Sep 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • All times are (GMT+10:00) Australia/NSW
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  • UTS Tech-Lab
  • 32/34 Lord Street
  • Botany, New South Wales
  • Australia 2019
  • Room Number: Level 1, Seminar Room

  • Professor Abbas Jamalipour

    University of Sydney, Australia

    Chair, IEEE VTS NSW Chapter

  • Co-sponsored by Abbas Jamalipour
  • Starts 04 September 2019 09:00 AM
  • Ends 19 September 2019 12:00 PM
  • All times are (GMT+10:00) Australia/NSW
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  • No Admission Charge



  • 10:00 am: Registration Opens
  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am: Morning Tea and Networking
  • 10:30 am - 10:45 am: Opening (Abbas Jamalipour, IEEE VTS NSW Chapter Chair)
  • 10:45 am - 11:15 am: Smart Transport in Macquarie Park (Sam Khadivizand, Macquarie University)
  • 11:15 am - 12:15 pm: A Platform Approach to Emerging Wireless Communication Technologies, from Design – Prototyping – Test (National Instruments)
  • 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm: Studying and Teaching Dynamic Systems with MATLAB and Simulink (Bradley Horton, Mathworks)
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Lunch (provided to all registered attendees)
  • 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm: Automotive Megatrends: A Look to the Future with Model-Based Design (Alex Shin, Mathworks)
  • 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm: Wireless Systems for DARPA Subterranean Robotics Challenge (Dr Shenghong Li, CSIRO)
  • 3:15 pm - 3:30 pm: Afternoon Networking Break
  • 3:30 pm - 4.00 pm: Innovative Powertrain Technologies (Dr. Paul Walker)
  • 00 pm - 4.30 pm: MHEV Mazda-Miata Powertrain Development using Model-Based Design process (Mohamed Awadallah)
  • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm: Tech-Lab Tour
  • 5 pm: Closing (bus departs at 5:15 pm)

Parking Information:

Complementary parking is available at the venue. There is also a free UTS shuttle bus from the City to Tech-Lab each hour starting from 7.30 am.

The bus point is on “26 Thomas St, Ultimo NSW 2007” (Take a UTS-Bus; Don't take the public transportation bus). We advise the best bus at 9:30 am to arrive at 10:00 am.


Registration is free to all IEEE members; however, all attendees must register via IEEE vTools. Registration number is limited, so please register quickly. 

Note: All visitors need to complete a quick induction for accessing UTS Techlab. The induction is available on the machine next to the front desk at the main entrance.