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Johns Hopkins Webcast on Self Driving Vehicles

On Wednesday, December 13, the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy and the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden are convening a first-of-its-kind gathering to focus public attention on how to promote deployment of autonomous vehicle technology in ways that provide the greatest social benefits through a focus on safety and equity. The event will feature an open forum bringing together key thought leaders who will discuss vehicle technology and Vision Zero – achieving zero road fatalities — as public health interventions, ethical and legal issues, and implementation considerations that can help realize the desired social benefits.

Time: 9:00 a.m. – Noon Eastern

Experts participating in the event include:

  • Mark Rosekind, PhD, Chief Safety Innovation Officer, Zoox, Former Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Cass Sustein, JD, Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
  • Jennifer Bradley, JD, Director, Center for Urban Innovation, Aspen Institute
  • Matts-Ake Belin, PhD, Adjunct Professor, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Senior Advisor, Swedish Transport Administration
  • Andrea Gielen, ScD, ScM, Professor and Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy
  • Shannon Frattaroli, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor and Associate Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy
  • Keshia Pollack Porter, PhD, MPH, Professor and Director, Institute for Health and Social Policy, Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Nancy Kass, ScD, Phoebe R. Berman Professor of Bioethics and Public Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health

Watch the webcast here: https://www.jhsph.edu/departments/health-policy-and-management/events/the-future-of-personal-transportation.html