Infrastructure Summit: Transportation’s Primed for Change

The future of American transportation has long been a subject for speculation and political debate. But now that EVs have blasted into the mainstream and captured national attention, the conversation has moved from conjecture to reality. Specifics — from “connected” cars to dashboard parking systems to single-occupant “bubble” vehicles — were the name of the game at “Super Highway: Transport in the Twenty-First Century,” a panel at the Economist’s Intelligent Infrastructure conference, held yesterday in New York City.