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June 18-20, WiNeMO Summer School 2012 Call for Participation, Grecian Bay Hotel, Ayia Napa

WiNeMO – COST IC0906 Summer Training School on “Enabling the Future of Intelligent Transportation Systems”

June 18 - 20, 2012
Grecian Bay Hotel
Ayia Napa, CYPRUS


This Summer Training School is jointly organized by the COST Action IC0906 on Wireless Networking for Moving Objects (WiNeMO - http://cost-winemo.org/) and the Med-Hoc-Net 2012 Workshop(http://medhocnet2012.cs.ucy.ac.cy/).

The Summer School aim is to give an overview of the research and technology trends in the field of Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks and their potential in supporting the future of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS).Nine lectures in three days will cover aspects related to the theory of transportation systems and traffic control, models for handling networked vehicle movement in intelligent environments, standards and protocols enabling vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communication, safety and security issues, and vehicular networking applications. Many lectures will include the exposition of case studies and the lessons learned from real-life deployments. The interesting topic of Content Proliferation and Caching as it applies, not only to vehicular networks, but also to all Future Internet Architectures will be addressed as well.All lectures will be given in a relaxing environment inducing learning by renowned academics actively working in the field. 

The program can be found here as well as in the website

Application (due May 25, 2012)

Prospective applicants should be graduate students (PhD/MSc students), research associates, or early-stage PhD holders (up to 3 years of experience since completion of PhD; proof of correctness may be requested). 

Applicants must send the following items to Dr. Chrysostomos Chrysostomou at Αυτή η διεύθυνση ηλεκτρονικού ταχυδρομείου προστατεύεται από τους αυτοματισμούς αποστολέων ανεπιθύμητων μηνυμάτων. Χρειάζεται να ενεργοποιήσετε τη JavaScript για να μπορέσετε να τη δείτε. (with Subject title: WiNeMO Summer School Application):
  • Letter of Interest - LoI (max. 1 page)
  • Full C.V. 

**Priority will be given to applicants hosted by the WiNeMO Cost Action member institutions. If so, please explicitly indicate it in the LoI. 

Registration (after approval of the candidates’ applications):

Registration Fee: 300 EUR (Incl. coffee breaks, buffet lunches, welcome reception, summer school material)
Registration deadline: June 1, 2012
Registration via Website: http://medhocnet2012.cs.ucy.ac.cy/registration.html

**The WiNeMO COST action is offering up to 20 Grants of 400 EUR to participants from its member institutions (based on budget availability). If interested, please apply for a grant by explicitly indicating it in the LoI.

Organizing Committee:

Yevgeni Koucheryavy, Tampere University of Technology, Finland (IC0906 Chair)
Andreas Pitsillides, University of Cyprus, Cyprus (Med-Hoc-Net’12 General Chair)
Chrysostomos Chrysostomou, Frederick University, Cyprus (IC0906 Cyprus MC Member)
Geert Heijenk, University of Twente, Netherlands (Med-Hoc-Net’12 TPC co-chair and IC0906 Vice Chair)
Vasos Vassiliou, University of Cyprus, (Med-Hoc-Net’12 TPC Co-chair)