Autonomous Vehicles in Central Virginia: A Regional Conversation

March 8, 2017

October 29, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

117 4th St NE, Charlottesville

This workshop combines resident-driven generative activities with a panel on autonomous vehicle technology and progress.

6:30-7:15    Resident-driven feedback, brainstorming, and dreaming related to autonomous vehicle planning

Participants will be given an opportunity to share thoughts on current transportation planning initiatives, ideas on how autonomous vehicles should (and shouldn’t) be planned for, and other ideas they want to bubble up to planners.

7:15-8:00    Panel: Reactions to resident feedback and current state of AV (both locally and globally)

Dr. Andrew Mondschein, Assistant Professor of Urban and Environmental Planning at the University of Virginia School of Architecture

Rick Seibert, Parking Manager, City of Charlottesville

Kevin McDermott, Principal Planner – Transportation, Albemarle County

Dr. Donna Chen, Assistant Professor of Engineering Systems and Environment at the University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science

Jessica Hersh-Ballering, Transit Planner, TJPDC

Bookings no longer allowed on this date.