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What's the city's role in autonomous vehicles?

The full panel discussion from our Sidewalk Talk event on a driverless urban future.

By Eric Jaffe

Panel event

On November 17, 2016, we hosted a Sidewalk Talk live event bringing together urbanists and technologists to discuss the city's role in preparing for a driverless future. This video shows the full panel discussion, which featured:

  • Dee Williams of the Federal Automated Vehicles Policy Implementation Team at U.S. DOT / NHTSA
  • Columbia University roboticist Hod Lipson, co-author of Driverless: Intelligent Cars and the Road
  • Christine Berthet, co-founder of CHEKPEDS and co-chair of the transportation commission at Manhattan's Community Board 4
  • Andrew Salzberg, Head of Transportation Policy and Research at Uber.
  • Moderator: Eric Jaffe, Editorial Director of Sidewalk Labs