Thursday, October 13, 2016
12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Mark R. Rosekind, PhD
Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
U.S. Department of Transportation
A world with highly automated vehicles (HAV) presents many challenges that will need to be addressed if their life-saving potential can be realized. Given the opportunities for life-changing benefits to safety, mobility, and sustainability, HAVs must be pursued in a thoughtful, forward-leaning manner that delivers value safely. An exciting future is forming, and U.S. DOT has a central role in facilitating the opportunities that lie ahead.