Connected Vehicles in the Real World

Mar 11, 2017 | 9:30pm – 10:30pm


Egan Smith

US Department of Transportation

Bob Frey

Tampa-Hillsborough County Expressway Authority

Bob Rausch


Ali Ragan

Wyoming Department Of Transportation

In September 2015, Secretary Foxx announced that New York City, Wyoming, and Tampa, FL were selected for the Connected Vehicle Pilot Deployment Program - to pilot next-generation transportation technology.

In Wyoming, the deployment objective is to reduce the number and severity of adverse weather-related incidents in the I-80 Corridor.

In New York, the objective is to reduce crashes and pedestrian fatalities and

In Tampa, they want to alleviate congestion and improve safety during morning commuting hours for motorists, pedestrians, and transit operation.

This session will give SXSW attendees a taste of the “Real World” benefits of connected vehicles.

Primary Access: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Access: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Government
Level: Intermediate