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Autonomous Vehicle 101 Briefing and Technology Demonstration

  • 385 Russell Senate Office Building (map)

The U.S. Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) invites you to a briefing on autonomous vehicles and a technology demonstration on Monday, June 3rd, at 10:00 a.m. in Russell 385.

The introduction of autonomous vehicles has the potential to significantly increase road safety, enhance mobility for the elderly and disabled communities, and improve our nation’s transportation efficiency. The program will begin with a panel to provide an overview of the benefits associated with deploying autonomous vehicles followed by a technology demonstration by Velodyne LiDAR, a leading autonomous vehicle LiDAR technology provider.


  • Tom Mooney, Senior Director, Connected Car & Policy Communications, HARMAN International

  • John Pare, Executive Director, Advocacy and Policy, National Federation of the Blind

  • Mircea Gradu, SVP of Quality and Validation & 2018 SAE International President, Velodyne LiDAR

  • David Zuby, Executive Vice President and Chief Research Officer, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

WHAT: Autonomous Vehicle 101 Briefing and Technology Demonstration

WHEN: Monday, June 3rd, 2019, 10:00 am – 11:30 am

WHERE: 385 Russell Senate Office Building

RSVP: Please RSVP to Hanna Spencer (hspencer@uschamber.com) by May 30th