Agenda


Monday, July 18

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Ancillary Meeting: SAE On-Road Automated Vehicle (ORAV) Standards Committee (Room: Continental 3)
 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
 Registration Open (Location: East Lounge)

Tuesday, July 19

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Registration Open (Location: East Lounge) and Continental Breakfast (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
8:00 a.m. – 8:05 a.m. Welcome on Behalf of TRB
Jane Lappin, Chair, TRB Intelligent Transportation Systems Committee and Toyota Research Institute
8:05 a.m. – 8:10 a.m. Welcome on Behalf of AUVSI
Brian Wynne, President and CEO, AUVSI
8:10 a.m. – 8:20 a.m. Welcome to California
Secretary Brian Kelly, California State Transportation Agency
8:20 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Opening Keynote Address
Secretary Anthony Foxx, U.S. Department of Transportation
8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Socially Acceptable AI-based City Driving
Dr. Maarten Sierhuis, Director, Nissan Research Center Silicon Valley
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Automated, Connected, Electric Vehicles
Dr. Jan Becker, Senior Director, Automated Driving, Faraday Future
9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Bringing Autonomous Vehicles Into Production: An Automotive OEM Perspective
Colm Boran, Autonomous Vehicle Platform, Ford Motor Co.
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Truck Automation: Enabling ADAS and Beyond through Connectivity
Dr. Josh Switkes, CEO, Peloton Technology Inc.
9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Break (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
Sponsored by: Magna
10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Ethics of Autonomous Vehicles: Beyond Weird Crash Dilemmas
Dr. Patrick Lin, Philosophy Professor, Emerging Technologies, California Polytechnic State University
10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Are Consumers Ready and Waiting for Automated Vehicles?
Kristin Kolodge, Executive Director of Driver Interaction and Human Machine Interface (HMI), J.D. Power and Associates
10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Automated Driving Law
Bryant Walker Smith, Assistant Professor of Law, University of South Carolina
11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Human Factors Recommendations for Highly Automated Driving in the EU Project AdaptIVe
Marc Dziennus, Cognitive Psychologist, German Aerospace Center (DLR)
11:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Policy Development and Automated Vehicles
Sarah Hunter, Head of Policy, X
11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. The Traffic Jam of Robots: Implications of Autonomous Vehicles on Trip-Making
Dr. Joan Walker, Professor, University of California, Berkeley
11:45 p.m. – 12:15 p.m. The Right Role for Autonomous Vehicle Technology in Cities
Gabe Klein, Fontinalis Partners Special Venture Partner and National Association of City Transportation Officials Strategic Advisory Board; Seleta Reynolds, General Manager of Los Angeles Dept of Transportation, President of National Association of City Transportation Officials
12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions

**PLEASE NOTE: ALL BREAKOUT SESSIONS ARE CLOSED TO THE MEDIA**

Presentation Series: Commercial Advances in Automated Vehicles
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Reception and Poster Sessions (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
Sponsored by :Tass InternationalVirginia Tech Transportation Institute
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Ancillary Meeting: TRB Committee on Automated Transit Systems (AP040) (Room: Union Square 5 & 6)

Description: This Committee is concerned with the full spectrum of Automated Transit Systems (ATS), such as Automated Guideway Transit (AGT), moving walkways, ropeways, cable cars, COG railways, elevators, inclined railroads, and/or any other driverless transit systems. All functional aspects of Automated Transit Systems are considered, including planning, engineering, managing and servicing.


Wednesday, July 20

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Registration Open (Location: East Lounge) and Continental Breakfast (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
8:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Symposium Welcome
Mark Norman, Director of Development and Strategic Initiatives, Transportation Research Board
8:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. NHTSA and the Future of Automated Vehicles
Dr. Mark R. Rosekind, Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Connected and Autonomous Vehicles in the UK
Iain Forbes, Head of the Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, Department for Transport
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. European Activities on Connected and Automated Driving; the Present and Beyond - The ADAPTIVE and AUTONET2030 Use Cases
Dr. Angelos Amditis, Research Director, Institute of Communication and Computer Systems
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Connected and Automated Driving in The Netherlands: Challenge, Experience and the Declaration of Amsterdam
Tom Alkim, Senior Advisor C-ITS and Automated Driving, Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment, The Netherlands
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. i-GAME: From Platooning to Cooperative Automated Maneuvering
Dr. Jeroen Ploeg, Senior Research Scientist, TNO Automotive, The Netherlands
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. CityMobil2: Four Years of Demonstrating Automated Road Transport Systems in European Cities
Dr. Adriano Alessandrini, Università degli Studi di Firenze
10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Drive Sweden: A National Effort on an Automated Transportation System
Jan Hellåker, Head of Automation, Lindholmen Science Park AB
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Break (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
Sponsored by :dSpace
11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Connected and Automated Standards are Key to New Vehicle Technologies
Jack Pokrzywa, Director, SAE Global Ground Vehicle Standards US TAG ISO TC22 Chairperson
11:15 a.m. – 11:30a.m. Cybersecurity Challenges for Automated Vehicles
Dr. Jonathan Petit, Principal Scientist, Security Innovation, Inc.
11:30 a.m. – 11:45a.m. Safety Assurance for Highly Automated Driving: The PEGASUS Approach
Dr. Hermann Winner, Technische Universität Darmstadt
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Panel: Starting Up a Transportation Revolution
Moderator: Bob Denaro, Chair, TRB Joint Subcommittee on Challenges and Opportunities for Road Vehicle Automation and ITS Consulting

Panelists: Dr. Louay Eldada, CEO and Co-founder, Quanergy Systems, Inc.; Nalin Gupta, CEO, Auro Robotics; Sravan Puttagunta, CEO, Civil Maps
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions

**PLEASE NOTE: ALL BREAKOUT SESSIONS ARE CLOSED TO THE MEDIA**

Presentation Series: Commercial Advances in Automated Vehicles
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Reception and Poster Sessions (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
Sponsored by :Hyundai Mobis
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Ancillary Meeting: Joint meeting of TRB Committees on Traffic Control Devices (AHB50) and Signing and Marking Materials (AHD55)  (Room: Continental 1)

Description: These Committees are concerned with the development, design, application, selection, performance, and evaluation of traffic control devices, and their effect on traffic operation and safety. Discussions at this meeting will focus on the impacts of CV/AV on the traffic control infrastructure.


Thursday, July 21

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Registration Open (Location: East Lounge) and Continental Breakfast (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
8:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Symposium Welcome
David Agnew, Director of Advanced Engineering, Hyundai MOBIS North America and Member, AUVSI Board of Directors
8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. European Collaboration on Road Automation
Liam Breslin, Head of Unit Surface Transport, European Commission, DG Research & Innovation
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Latest Developments in SIP-adus and Related Activites in Japan
Hajime Amano, President, ITS Japan
8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. USDOT Automation and Smart Cities Research
Kevin Dopart, Program Manager, Connected Vehicle Safety and Automation, Intelligent Transportation Systems Joint Program Office, U.S. DOT
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. U.S. DOT Smart City Challenge
Brian Cronin, Director, Office of Operations and Development, Federal Highway Administration
9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Automated Vehicles; Accelerating Their Safe Arrival
Nathaniel Beuse, Associate Administrator, Vehicle Safety Research, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Transportation as a System: DOE SMART Mobility
Reuben Sarkar, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation, U.S. Department of Energy
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Automated Vehicles and the Environment
Karl Simon, Director, Transportation and Climate Division of the Office of Transportation and Air Quality, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Break (Room: Golden Gate Ballroom)
10:30 a.m. – 12:40 p.m. Breakout Session Presentations
12:40 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Closing Comments
12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch (Not Provided)
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Ancillary Meeting: U.S. Department of Transportation Listening Session

Location: Plenary Session Room

1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Ancillary Meetings


Friday, July 22

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Ancillary Meetings

Past Proceedings

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