Partnerships Will Be More Important Than Ever for Automated Driving

Event Time

Wednesday, August 28 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Event Location

Location: Engineering Theater


Event Information

Badge Type: Free Conference

The transportation industry is a crucial component of the modern economy and it faces the greatest existential threats in its history over the next decade. Between automation and electrification, the industry has collectively spent tens of billions in incremental R&D investment over the past decade with no immediate prospect of making it back. The technical, regulatory, and commercial challenges of deploying automation are increasingly forcing longtime rivals to partner up in hopes of sharing the costs until they can really start to recover their investment.

Keywords: Navigant, automation, electrification, R&D