ORGANIZERS

Executive Planning Committee

Richard Bishop, Bishop Consulting

Richard Cunard, Engineer of Traffic Operations, TRB

Bob Denaro, Chair, TRB Joint Subcommittee on Challenges and Opportunities for Road Vehicle Automation and ITS Consultant

Dr. Thomas Dingus, Director, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI)

Kevin Dopart, Program Manager, Vehicle Safety & Automation, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), Joint Program Office, U.S. Department of Transportation

Ginger Goodin, Senior Research Engineer, Texas A&M Transportation Institute

Jane Lappin, Director, Government Affairs & Public Policy, Toyota Research Institute

Jack Pokrzywa, Director, SAE Global Ground Vehicle Standards US TAG ISO TC22 Chairperson

Dr. Steven Shladover, University of California PATH Program and Chair, TRB Standing Committee on Vehicle-Highway Automation

Lindsay Voss, Director of Education, AUVSI

Breakout Sessions

#1: Reading the Road Ahead: Traffic Control Devices and Machine Vision Interactions

Scott O. Kuznicki, P.E., Director of Safety and Mobility Technology Solutions, Transpo Group
Brian Watson, Director of New Programs, American Traffic Safety Services Association

#2: Preparing for Automated Vehicles and Shared Mobility

Katherine Kortum, Transportation Research Board
Mark Norman, Transportation Research Board

#3: FHWA Road Weather Management Program: Investigating AV Technologies and Adverse Weather

David Neumeister, Senior Research Scientist, Battelle
Doug Pape, Senior Research Engineer, Battelle
Paul Pisano, Team Leader of the Road Weather and Work Zone Management, Federal Highway Administration

#4: Testbed Evolution and Collaboration: A Necessary Path to Roadworthiness

Valerie Shuman, Shuman Consulting Group, LLC
Jeff Rupp, American Center for Mobility
Andrea Gold, University of Texas
Mathieu Joerger, University of Arizona
Shaun Kildare, SafeRoads
Shawn Kimmel, Booz Allen Hamilton
Taylor Lochrane, FHWA Office of Operations Research and Development
Cynthia Jones, Ohio DOT
James Li, Oak Ridge National Research Laboratory

#5: Cybersecurity of Automated Vehicles Ecosystem

Jonathan Petit, Senior Director of Research, OnBoard Security

#6: From Automated Vehicles to Automated Transportation Systems

Greg Larson, Chief, Office of Traffic Operations Research, Caltrans (Co-Chair)
Xiaopeng (Shaw) Li, Assistant Professor, University of South Florida (Co-Chair)
Zhen (Sean) Qian, Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University (Co-Chair)
Muhammad Amer, Director of T&DI, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
Jianming Ma, Co-Chair, ASCE CAV Impacts Committee, Texas Department of Transportation
Yinhai Wang, Co-Chair, ASCE CAV Impacts Committee, Professor and Director of PacTrans and STAR Lab, University of Washington

#7: AVs and Vulnerable Road Users: Envisioning a Healthy, Safe, and Equitable Future

Justin M. Owens, Research Scientist, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute Center for Vulnerable Road User Safety
Laura Sandt, Senior Research Associate, UNC Highway Safety Research Center

#8: Autonomous Vehicles: Driving Employment for People with Disabilities

Jennifer Sheehy, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), U.S. Department of Labor
Lindsey Teel, Policy Advisor, Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), U.S. Department of Labor

#9: An AV Crash Occurs: What Happens Next?

Karlyn Stanley, RAND Corporation
Ellen Partridge, Environmental Law & Policy Center
James Anderson, RAND Corporation
Todd Benoff, Alston & Bird
Susan Clare, King & Spalding
Bruce Doeg, Baker Donelson
James Esselman, FHWA, US Department of Transportation
Ryan Gammelgard, State Farm Insurance
Tina Georgieva, Miller Canfield
Dorothy Glancy, Santa Clara University School of Law
Shaun Kildare, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety
Nira Pandya, U.C. Berkeley Law School
Robert Rabin, Stanford University Law School
Carl Schultheisz, National Transportation Safety Board
Bryant Walker Smith, University of South Carolina School of Law
Vincent White, NJ Governor Murphy’s Office

#10: Building Automation into Urban and Metropolitan Mobility Planning

Siegfried Rupprecht, Rupprecht Consult – Forschung & Beratung GmbH
Scott Smith, US DOT, Volpe Center
Bart Van Arem, Technical University of Delft
Todd Benoff, Technical University of Delft

#11: New Innovations in Intersection Control with Cooperative Automation

Yiheng Feng, Assistant Research Scientist, University of Michigan
Mehdi Zamanipour, National Research Council Fellow, National Academies of Sciences, Federal Highway Administration
Jia Hu, Hundred Talents Program Professor, Tongji University

#12: Life in the Slow Lane: Automated Low-Speed Shuttles

Josh Cregger, U.S. DOT
Margo Dawes, U.S. DOT
Kevin Dopart, U.S. DOT
Matt Lesh, Mobility e3
Elizabeth Machek, Community Planner, U.S. DOT
Richard Mudge, Compass Transportation and Technology, Inc
Eetu Pilli-Sihvola, Finnish Transport Safety Agency
James Sproul, The Sproul Company
Sarah Swigart, AAA
Mohammed Yousuf, U.S. DOT

#13: Training Needs for Automated Driving

Donald Fisher, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center & UMass Amherst
Charlie Klauer, Virginia Tech & Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
Michael Manser, Texas A&M Transportation Institute

#14: Speed Dating in the Legal Coliseum

Karlyn Stanley, RAND Corporation
Ellen Partridge, Environmental Law & Policy Center
James Anderson, RAND Corporation
Todd Benoff, Alston & Bird
Susan Clare, King & Spaulding
Bruce Doeg, Baker Donelson
James Esselman, FHWA, US Department of Transportation
Ryan Gammelgard, State Farm Insurance
Tina Georgieva, Miller Canfield
Dorothy Glancy, Santa Clara University School of Law
Shaun Kildare, Safe Roads
Nira Pandya, U.C. Berkeley Law School
Robert Rabin, Stanford University Law School
Carl Schultheisz, National Transportation Safety Board
Bryant Walker Smith, University of South Carolina School of Law
Vincent White, NJ Governor Murphy’s Office

#15: Trucking Automation: Deployment Challenges and Opportunities

Johan Engstrom, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
Richard Bishop, Bishop Consulting
Andrew Krum, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

#16: Safety Assurance of Automated Driving

Lutz Eckstein, RWTH Aachen University, Institute of Automotive Engineering (ika), Chair, following Hermann Winner, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
Adrian Zlocki, Director of Automated Driving at fka, Aachen, Germany

#17: Energy and Emissions Implications of Connected and Automated Vehicles

Dr. Dimitris Assanis, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Information & Decision Science Laboratory, University of Delaware
Dr. Avi Chaim Mersky, ORISE-Post-Doc, US Army Corps of Engineers, ERDC, Risk and Decision Science

#18: Enabling Technologies

Jim Misener, Senior Director, Technical Standards, Qualcomm Technologies Incorporated
Dominique Freckmann, Automotive Engineering Manager, TE Connectivity
Bob Denaro, Consultant
Stacey Randecker Bartlett, Senior Marketing Manager, Renesas Electronics America
Sue Bai, Principal Engineer, Honda R&D
Valentin Scinteie, Transportation Business Development Manager, Kontron
Pilli-Sihvola Eetu, Chief Advisor Road Transport Automation, Finnish Transport Safety Agency
Juhani Jaaskelianen, Consultant
Sam Oyama, Senior Researcher ITS Group, ARIB

#19: What’s a Digital Infrastructure, Anyway?: Building A Shared Vision for National AV-Readiness

Jennifer Carter, Sr. Manager, Government Solutions, HERE Technologies
John Corbin, Transportation Specialist, FHWA
Sandra Larson, Transportation Innovations Strategies Leader, Stanley Consultants
Dennis Paul, Business Development Consultant, The Aerospace Corporation
Valerie Shuman, Principal, SCG, LLC
Brian Watson, Director of New Programs, ATTSA

#20: Understanding User Needs, Accessible Design, and Deployment Challenges to Maximize AV Benefits

Mohammed Yousuf           
Murat Omay
Sudharson Sundararajan  
Mona Asudegi  
Lindsey Teel  
Matt Lesh                               
Carolina Burnier                 
Dustin Souders                     
James Sproul                       
Corey Harper                         
Stephan A. Parker               
Jean Pierre Medevielle       
Laura Fraade-Blanar

#21 A Call to Action: It’s Time for a Transit Renaissance! Linking Automation, Sharing, and Public Transportation to Advance the Public Good

Matthew Lesh, Principal, Me3
Susan Shaheen, Adjunct Professor and Co-Director, Transportation Sustainability Research Center, University of California, Berkeley
Rachel Zack, Innovative Mobility Lead, WSP
Carolina Burnier, Principal Transportation Engineer, Noblis
Elizabeth Machek, Operations Research Analyst, Volpe
Carol Schweiger, Schweiger Consulting LLC
Jean Rustman, Section Manager, Michigan Department of Transportation
Steve Mortensen, Federal Transit Administration
Gary Hsueh, Independent
Danyell Diggs, Federal Transit Administration
Robert Sheehan, Intelligent Transportation Systems Joint Program Office, U.S. DOT
Mohmmed Yousuf, Federal Highway Administration
James Fishelson, Shared Automated Mobility Analyst, Ford
Daniel J. Fagnant, Senior AI Scientist, General Motors
Walter Kulyk, U.S Department of Transportation (retired)

#22 Blockchain in the Automated Vehicle Ecosystem

Karl Wunderlich, Director, Surface Transportation Systems Division, Noblis
Dale Thompson, Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Enabling Technologies Team
Rajat Rajbhandari, Co-founder BlockSec and CEO and Co-founder dexFreight
Chris Ballinger, Executive Director and Founder, MOBI, the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative
J.D. Schneeberger, Emerging Technologies Lead, Noblis

#23: ITS Architecture and Standards Evolution to Integrate ADS

Steve Sill, ITS Architecture and Standards Program Manager, US DOT ITS-JPO
John Corbin, Connected and Automated Vehicle Program Manager, US DOT FHWA
Kevin Dopart, Vehicle Safety & Automation, US DOT ITS-JPO

#24 Test Scenarios and Standards for Automation

Shawn Kimmel, Booz Allen Hamilton,
Anita Kim, Technology Policy Analyst, U.S. DOT Volpe Center
Myra Blanco, VTTI
Ed Straub, ACM
Bill Gouse, SAE

#25: The Role of Human Factors in the Design of Automated Vehicle External Communications

Andy Schaudt, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
John Shutko, Ford Motor Company
Sheldon Russell, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

#26: Ethical & Social Implications of Automated Vehicles

Noah Goodall, Senior Research Scientist, Virginia Transportation Research Council
Patrick Lin, Professor of Philosophy, CalPoly
Filippo Santoni De Sio, Assistant Professor in Ethics of Technology, TU Delft
Bart van Arem, Full Professor of Transport Modeling, TU Delft
Jean Pierre Medevielle, Emeritus member of TRB International Activities Committee
Katherine Evans, Doctoral Candidate in Philosophy, Sorbonne Universités and VeDeCom

#27 Shark Tank II

Richard Mudge, Compass Transportation and Technology
Alain Kornhauser, Princeton University
Amitai Bin-Nun, SAFE (Securing America’s Future Energy)
Alan Chachich, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center
Jean-Pierre Medevielle
Ellen Partridge, Environmental Law and Policy Center
David Pickeral, Consultant
Jim Scheinman, Maven Ventures
Suna Taymaz, AAA of Northern California

#28: What We Know: Evidence-based Behavioral Studies of Impacts of AV Systems

Johanna Zmud, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Yoram Shiftan, Technion University
Chandra Bhat, University of Texas at Austin
Ram Pendyala, Arizona State University
Kristin Kolodge, JD Power
Maren Outwater, Resource Systems Group
Barbara Lenz, German Aerospace Center (DLR)
Don Mackenzie, University of Washington
Thomas Stephens, Argonne National Laboratory
Jeremy Raw, FHWA
Scott Smith, Volpe
Josh Peterman, Fehr and Peers
Zhenhong Lin, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

#29: Integrating Automated Vehicles on City Streets: An Interactive Planning Workshop

William Riggs, Assistant Professor, University of San Francisco
William Baumgardner, Principal, Arup
Melissa Ruhl, Planner, Arup
Caroline Rodier, Associate Director, UC Davis

#30: Accelerating CAV Market Penetration by Leveraging Infrastructure 

Swaminathan Gopalswamy, Professor of Practice, Connected Autonomous and Safe Transportation (CAST) Program, Texas A&M University
Scott Shogan, Connected/Automated Vehicle Market Leader, WSP USA
Glenn N. Havinoviski, Associate VP – Transportation Systems, Iteris, Inc.
Aybike Ongel, Principal Investigator, TUMCREATE

#31: Artificial Intelligence and Deep Machine Learning Tools and Algorithms for Automated Vehicles: The State of the Art and Practice

Sherif Ishak, Professor, University of Alabama in Huntsville
Haizhong Wang, Professor, Oregon State University
Andreas Malikopoulos, Professor, University of Delaware
Cristofer Englund, RISE Viktoria
Shaun Kildare, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety
Colin Brooks, Senior Research Scientist, Michigan Technological University
Xiao-yun Lu, Research Engineer, University of California at Berkeley
Fawzi Nashashibi, Inria (France)
Kuilin Zhang, Michigan Technological University
Bo Wang, Data Scientist Supervisor of Mobility Analytics, Ford

#32: OEM/DOT Dialog on Dedicated Lanes, Work Zones, and Shared Data

Steve Kuciemba, National ITS Practice Leader, WSP USA
Christopher Poe, Assistant Director, Connected & Automated Transportation Strategy, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Virginia Lingham, Connected & Automated Vehicle Program Manager, Virginia DOT
Jon Obenberger, Senior Transportation Research Engineer, Federal Highway Administration


#33: Policy Implications of Highly Autonomous Vehicles: Addressing Externalities Through Congestion Pricing

Baruch Feigenbaum, Assistant Director of Transportation Policy, Reason Foundation
Anita Kim, Technology Policy Analyst, U.S. DOT Volpe Center
Ellen Partridge, Senior Law Fellow, Environmental Law and Policy Center
Nick Wood, Assistant Research Engineer, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
William Gouse, SAE International, Director of Federal Programs
Steve Kuciemba, National Intelligent Transportation Systems Practice Manager, WSP
Dustin Souders, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Purdue University
Elliot Sperling, Transportation Planner, Massachusetts Department of Transportation

#34: A License to Drive: How to Allow Automated Vehicles on Public Roads

Tom Alkim, Senior Advisor Connected & Automated Driving, Rijkswaterstaat
Serge van Dam, Strategic Advisor Traffic Management, Rijkswaterstaat
Edwin Nas, Deputy Project Leader Self Driving Vehicles, Ministry of Infrastructure & Water Management
Gerben Feddes, Senior Advisor Intelligent Mobility, Netherlands Vehicle Authority (RDW)
Marcus Burke, Project Director Heavy Vehicle Compliance and Technology, National Transport Commision Australia (NTC)

#35: Data Exchanges to Enable Automated Vehicle Integration

Ariel Gold, Program Manager, Data Program, Intelligent Transportation Systems 
Matt Cuddy, Technology Policy Analyst, U.S. DOT Volpe Center


Poster Reviewers

Jon Antin, Director, Center for Vulnerable Road User Safety, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Zeb Bowden, Sr. Research Associate, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Matt Camden, Research Associate, Behavioral Analysis and Applications, Center for Truck and Bus Safety Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Bobby Cottam

Kakan Dey

Ekram Al-Ahad, Project Manager 1-Engineering, HNTB Corporation

Tony Geara

Noah Goodall, Research Scientist, Safety, Operations, and Traffic Engineering, Virginia Transportation Research Council

Ginger Goodin

Kevin Grove

Udai Hassein, Teaching & Research Associate/Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Ryerson University

Yeganeh Hayeri

Jeff Hickman, Group Leader, Behavior Analysis and Applications, CTBS- Behavioral Analysis & Applications Group, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Kara Kockelman, University of Texas at Austin

Andrew Krum, Sr. Research Associate, Center for Truck and Bus Safety, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Jane Lappin, Director, Government Affairs & Public Policy, Toyota Research Institute

Eric Lee, Sr. Research Associate, Center for Infrastructure-Based Safety Systems, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Yulan Liang, Data Scientist, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group

Justin Morgan, Human Factors Scientist Forensic Engineering Technologies

Brendan Morris, Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Nevada

Justin Owens, Research Scientist, Center for Vulnerable Road User Safety, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Miguel Perez, Director of the Center for Data Reduction and Analysis Support, CDRAS, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Eetu Pilli-Sihvola, Chief Advisory, Automated Transport Mobility Innovations & R&D, Finnish Transport Safety Agency (Trafi)

Jeremy Raw

Sheldon Russell

Andy Schaudt, Project Director, Center for Automated Vehicle Systems, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Chris Schwarz, National Advanced Driving Simulator

Ken Smith

Miao Song

Wendy Tao

Tammy Trimble, Sr. Research Associate, Center for Public Policy, Partnerships & Outreach, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Meng Weng

Vicki Williams, Human Factors Engineer, Center for Automated Vehicle Systems/Motorcycle Research, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Guoyuan Wu

Fan Ye

Hang Yue, Johns Hopkins Healthcare LLC