2018 Elected and Voting Board of Governors:

The Society is managed by a Board of Governors (Board), consisting of:

  • 15 Elected Members-at-Large
  • President
  • Immediate Past President
  • Vice President for Operations and Planning
  • Vice President of International Affairs
  • Vice President of Conferences
  • Vice President of Publications
  • Vice President of Membership



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Sharon Peng
2017-2018 President

Wahab Almuhtadi
 2018 President Elect
2019-2020 President

Stefan Mozar 
Past President 
Chair, Nominations Committee 



Term Ends 2018

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Carsten Dolar
Chair, Chapter Activity
Robert Bosch Gambh Hamburg, Germany (Term 1)
Joe Lillie
Representative, Smart Village

(Term 1)
Wayne Luplow
Representative, ATSC Committee Representative, IEEE-USA
Committee on Communications Policy
Zenith R&D Lab 2000 Millbrook Drive Lincolnshire, IL 60069

(Term 2)

Tomohiro Hase
Director, Society Relations
Osaka, Japan

(Term 1)

Brian Markwalter
VP, Operations and Planning
Representative, Consumer
Technology Association (CTA)
Consumer Electronics Association 1919 S. Eads Street Arlington, Virginia, USA 22202

(Term 1)

Term Ends 2019

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Tom Coughlin
Chair, Future Directions Committee
Representative, SCC42 Transportation
Tom Coughlin Coughlin Associates Atascadero, CA

(Term 2)
Fernando Pescador
Editor, Transactions
Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain

(Term 1)
Simon Sherratt
Chair, Awards
Chair, Fellow Nominations Committe

University of Reading Reading UK

(Term 1)
Gordana Velikic RT-RK Institute for Computer-Based Systems 21000 Novi Sad Serbia


Shingo Yamaguchi
Chair, Young Professionals Committee
Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation JAPAN

(Term 1)

Term Ends 2020

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Stephen D. Dukes
VP of Conferences Stanwood, Washington, USA (Term 2)
Bob Frankston 278 Lake Ave Newton MA 02461-12101

(Term 2)
Konstantin Glasman
Chair, Video Multimedia Committee (Term 1)

Joseph Wei
VP, Industrial Relations

(Term 1)

Takako Nonaka
Chair, Women in Engineering Committee
Shonan Institute of Technology 1-1-25, Tsujido-nishkaigan, Fujisawa, Kanagawa, 251-8511, Japan

(Term 2)

Additional Voting VP's

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Stu Lipoff
VP, Publications
Representative, IEEE-USA
Committee on Communications Policy
Editor, eZine Newsletter
Wen-Chung Kao
VP, Membership
Representative, TCIAIG
Joonki Paik
VP, International Affairs