Tech on Tap: Intelligent Transportation in the D.C. area
What: The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) is on the cutting edge of R&D and implementation of intelligent transportation systems. Many of these life-saving features are vital to cars and trucks you drive today and can be found on roadways across America. Join us for "Tech on Tap" that will take place at the Port City Brewing Company in Alexandria, Va., to learn about initiatives that VTTI is undertaking in the greater Washington, D.C. area and around the commonwealth to bring next-generation transportation systems from test environments to your driveway.
When: Thurs., Sept. 29 at 6 p.m.
Where: Port City Brewing Company
3950 Wheeler Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22304
Who: Liz White is the Program and Business Manager for VTTI. She has managed a diverse portfolio of projects and large programs focusing on connected and automated vehicles, micromobility, and vulnerable road users.
Reg Viray is the Technology Implementation Program Manager in the Division of Technology Implementation Research at VTTI. He has over 15 years of experience in the research, development, implementation, operation, maintenance, management, and commercialization of Intelligent Transportation System solutions in both the public and private sectors.
Attendees register here: https://aimsbbis.vt.edu/smartroads
Schedule an interview
To schedule an interview with our experts in advance of the discussion, please email Shannon Andrea or call 703-399-9494.
About Tech on Tap
Learning happens everywhere. Tech on Tap is a regular community speaker series that informs, educates, and raises questions about the impact of new technologies on society, equity, and policy. Topics include the types of issues and problems Virginia Techʼs Innovation Campus in Potomac Yard will explore.