5th IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Vehicular Communications

CALL FOR PAPERS After the past successful WiVEC editions in 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2011 the fifth IEEE WiVEC symposium will be co-located with the 77th IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference 2013 Spring, and will take place in Dresden on the 2nd and 3rd of June 2013.

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euroFOT study demonstrates how driver assistance systems can increase safety and

Results from four-year study unveiled at the euroFOT Final Event in Brussels on 26-27 June

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TNO Tests Cooperative Adaptive Cruise Control Vehicles At Innovits Advance

The Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research, TNO, is in the process of developing its own low cost and highly practical CACC technology.

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euroFOT - Data analysis: A Gargantuan task

Several of the 28 euroFOT project partners are currently analysing hundreds of terabytes of data collected on European roads over the course of 12 months.

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Processing of protocol data

Every visit of this website and every transfer of files generates protocol data in a so called log-file on the webserver. In detail the following data is logged:

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  • Directory protection user
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  • Protocols
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If personal data has been stored while visiting this website you have the right to request information, deletion, repeal and correction of your stored personal data. You furthermore have the right to data portability. You furthermore have the right to file an appeal to the Data Protection and Freedom of Information Commissioner of the State of Berlin.

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Commissioner of the State of Berlin

Berliner Beauftragte für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit
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Contact of the entity responsible

Responsible according to the GDPR:

European Center for Information and Communication Technologies - EICT GmbH
EUREF-Campus Haus 13
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10829 Berlin
Phone: +49 30 3670235000
Fax: +49 30 3670235201

Contact of the data protection officer

The data protection officer of the EICT GmbH can be contacted:

European Center for Information and Communication Technologies - EICT GmbH
EUREF-Campus Haus 13
Torgauer Straße 12-15
10829 Berlin

You may contact our data protection officer with questions and suggestions regarding the data privacy at any time.

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This privacy policy statement is only valid for content located on our servers.

Further Development

Due to the continuous development of our services there might be updates and changes to this privacy policy statement. We advise you to check back with this privacy policy from time to time to keep up with these changes.


Responsible for the content according to § 5 Telemediengesetz (TMG) and § 18 Abs. 2 Medienstaatsvertrag (MStV):

European Center for Information and Communication Technologies – EICT GmbH
Tanja Kessel
EUREF-Campus Haus 13
Torgauer Straße 12-15
10829 Berlin

Phone: +49 30 3670 235-000

Commercial Register: Local Court of Berlin HRB 102184 B
VAT identification number: DE 251748994

European Center for Information and Communication Technologies – EICT GmbH, represented by Tanja Kessel, acts on behalf of the euroFOT consortium.

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The content of these pages was created with the greatest care. However, we cannot assume any liability for the correctness, completeness and topicality of the content. As a service provider, we are responsible for our own content on these pages in accordance with § 7 para. 1 TMG (German Telemedia Act) under general law. According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG we are not obliged to monitor transmitted or stored information from third parties or to investigate circumstances that indicate illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block the use of information according to general laws remain unaffected. If we become aware of corresponding infringements, we will remove this content immediately.

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