When: September 25-27, 2012
Where: Chicago, Illinois
The U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S.DOT) will be hosting a free public meeting and webinar to provide updates and promote lively discussion on the Connected Vehicle Safety Program. The meeting is being organized by the Intelligent Transportation Systems Joint Program Office (ITS JPO), which is part of the Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA). To learn more about the ITS Program please visit the program’s website at www.its.dot.gov.
The goal of this public meeting and webinar is to provide an overview of the entire ITS Connected Vehicle Safety research program, including Vehicle to Vehicle (V2V), Vehicle to Infrastructure (V2I), Safety Pilot, Safety Policy, and Human Factors. There will also be a session on commercial vehicles designed to solicit input on U.S. DOT’s research plans for related commercial vehicle applications for safety.
About the Connected Vehicle Research program at U.S. DOT
Connected Vehicle research at U.S. Department of Transportation is a multimodal program that involves using wireless communication between vehicles, infrastructure, and personal communications devices to improve safety, mobility, and environmental sustainability. To learn more about the Connected Vehicle program please visit www.its.dot.gov
Tuesday – Thursday September 25-27
9:00am - 4:30pm
Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 East Wacker Drive,
Chicago, Illinois, USA 60601
Tel: 1 312 565 1234 Fax: +1 312 239 4414
Person planning to attend the public meeting should register with ITS America at www.itsa.org/safetymeeting by August 30, 2012.
Persons planning to be part of the webinar should mention so in their registration.
Persons needing special accommodations please mention your needs in your registration e-mail. For any questions please contact Adam Hopps at Ahopps@ITSA.org or 202 680 0091.