Technical Program

Tuesday, July 18, 2023

Venue: Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers

All times listed in Hong Kong time


8:45-9:00 Welcome


9:00-10:15 Session 1
Session Chair: Prof. Francisco J. Martínez

  • Enhancing Vehicular Systems through the Synergy between Visible Light Communication (VLC) and Radio Frequency (RF)
    Cedric Bammens, Nina Slamnik-Kriještorac, Vincent Charpentier and Johann M. Marquez-Barja (University of Antwerp & imec, IDLab, Belgium)

  • Multi-Modal Vehicle Data Delivery via Commercial 5G Mobile Networks: An Initial Study 
    Jason Carpenter, Wei Ye, Feng Qian and Zhi-Li Zhang (University of Minnesota, USA)

  • Decentralized Platooning Optimization for Trucks: A MILP and ADMM-based Convex Approach to Minimize Latency and Energy Consumption
    I. de Zarzà, J. de Curtò and Carlos T. Calafate (Universitat Politecnica de Valencia & GOETHE-University Frankfurt)


10:15-10:45 Coffee break


10:45-12:25 Session 2
Session Chair: Prof. Johann M. Marquez-Barja

  • Decentralized Planning of Platoons in Road Transport using Reinforcement Learning
    I. de Zarzà, J. de Curtò and Carlos T. Calafate (Universitat Politecnica de Valencia & GOETHE-University Frankfurt)

  • A Performance Modeling of Dynamic Vehicular Clouds: Job Completion Time of Concurrently Executed Tasks
    Chinh Tran and Mustafa Mehmet-Ali (Concordia University, Canada)

  • Real-Time Traffic Congestion Detection for Driver-Centric Applications
    Philipp Kisters, Tim Bauer, Wolf Posdorfer and Janick Edinger (Universität Hamburg & Mercedes-Benz Group AG, Germany)

  • Multi-Agent Deep Reinforcement Learning based Collaborative Computation Offloading in Vehicular Edge Networks
    Hao Wang, Huan Zhou, Liang Zhao, Xuxun Liu and Victor C. M. Leung (Gorges University, South China University of Technology & Shenzhen University, China)


::::::::::: Important Dates :::::::::::::::::

       Submission Deadline: March 29, 2023 

                                           April 5, 2023 (firm)

       Author Notification: April 22, 2023


       Final Manuscript Due: May 5, 2023


       Author Registration: June 10, 2023


       Workshop: July 18, 2023

::::::::::: Latest News ::::::::::::::::::::::

       Website Launch ------------ January 10, 2023


       Acceptance Notification -- April 22, 2023


       Program Available --------- June 5, 2023

::::::::::: Organizers ::::::::::::::::::::::::


   Prof. Carlos Tavares Calafate

   Technical University of Valencia (UPV), Spain


   Prof. Francisco J. Martinez

   University of Zaragoza (UNIZAR), Spain