TRB’s Conference Proceedings on the Web 19: Automated and Connected Vehicles: Summary of the 9th University Transportation Centers Spotlight Conference highlights a November 4-5, 2015 conference held in Washington, D.C. on Automated and Connected Vehicles. This conference was the 9th in a series of Spotlight Conferences funded by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (U.S. DOT) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology (OST-R), which sponsors the University Transportation Centers (UTC) Program.
This conference highlighted connected and automated vehicle research, testing, and deployment activities under way at the national, state, and local levels. Presenters also provided perspectives from the insurance industry, self-driving technology and mapping companies, and carsharing businesses.