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Conference on AVs and Public Transport

March 2, 2023

Mobility21 UTC researcher Nik Martelaro participated in the Fifth Annual Conference on Autonomous Vehicles and Public Transport in San Francisco, CA, which was attended by a mix of individuals working in transit in both the public and private sectors.  Nik spoke about his work on the intersection of autonomous vehicle driving technology and the future of bus transit labor.  During the discussion, he highlighted recommendations from the recent policy brief, focusing on challenges to human-automation teaming and the potential impacts of automation on bus drivers.