The third Countdown to Congress podcast is now online…

Offering fascinating thought leadership on driverless vehicle timescales, global business expansion, freight and logistics, and big data.

In this preview to ITS World Congress 2017 Montréal, SWRI’s Vice President of Research & Development Steve Dellenback talks about how, despite the technology existing, there are still numerous challenges facing mass adoption of driverless vehicles in the short term. ITS Canada’s Chair Chris Philp shares details about the 275+ exhibitors that will display the latest innovations and products in Viger Hall and Smart Cities Pavilion Chair John Barton of Texas A&M’s Engineering Experiment Station tells what to expect from the cities on display: Montréal, Canada; Columbus, Ohio; Christchurch, New Zealand; Copenhagen, Denmark; and Singapore.We hear from Irina Patrascu who’s director of partnership and communication at ERTICO – ITS Europe about its four focus areas, connected and automated driving, urban mobility, clean mobility and transport and logistics.

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