Arizona CAV 101 Seminar Program

9:00 – 9:15  Welcome (Ram Pendyala, Professor, Transportation Systems and Interim Director, School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, ASU)


9:15 - 10:00  Module 1: Disruptive Economic and Transportation Trends of Our Times (Dale Neef, Economics and Technology Writer and Strategic Consultant)  


10:00 - 10:45  Module 2: Understanding AV Technologies (Lina Karam, Professor, ASU's School of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering)


10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break


11:00 - 11:45  Module 3: The Changing Nature of Transportation: Connected, Autonomous and Electric (Dale Neef)


11:45 – 12:15 Break and box lunches provided


12:15 – 1:00  "Lunchtime Talk: The Importance of Public Perceptions and the AV Transition," (Carol Atkinson-Palumbo, Associate Professor, University of Connecticut Department of Geography and Director of Environmental Studies, University of Connecticut)


1:00 - 1:45  Module 4, Part 1: "Understanding the AV Situation in Arizona at the Municipal Level: A Case Study of Tempe, (Thad Miller, Assistant Professor, ASU's Polytechnic School and the School for the Future of Innovation in Society)


1:45 - 2:20 Module 4, Part 2: "Understanding the AV Situation in Arizona: The View From ADOT and the Governor's Office,"  (Matt Clark, Director of Government Relations at Arizona's Department of Transportation and former policy advisor on transportation and local governments, office of Arizona governor Doug Ducey)   


2:20 - 2:35 Afternoon Coffee Break


2:35 - 3:10  Module 5: "Implications of the Shift to the Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Economy," (Dave King, Assistant Professor, ASU's School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning)


3:10 - 3:55 Module 6: "What to do Next: Strategic Planning, Stakeholder Inclusion and Public Outreach" (Dale Neef)


3:55-4:00 Wrap up and Final Comments