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The Information’s 2019 Autonomous Vehicles Summit

Thursday, June 13, 2019 • 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

We are thrilled to announce our 3rd annual Autonomous Vehicle Summit on June 13th, 2019 at 8:30 AM. This event is a one-of-a-kind gathering of autonomous vehicle industry leaders, which has drawn participants from top companies including Google, Amazon, Uber, GM, Volkswagen, BMW and many more influential companies.

We are thrilled to share our first speakers, with more to come.

  • Aurora Innovation’s, co-founder & CEO, Chris Urmson
  • Uber’s, Staff Research Scientist, Ersin Yumer
  • Toyota’s, Automated Driving Product Manager, Annie Lien
  • Voyage's, co-founder & CEO, Oliver Cameron
  • Ex-Waymo’s, ex-SF & LA transportation official, Tim Papandreou

Many more speakers will be announced in the coming weeks. RSVP for this event while seats are available. We look forward to seeing you in San Francisco on 6/13.

Breakout discussions to cover:

  • Latest machine learning research applicable of self-driving vehicles
  • Approaches to validating autonomous vehicle software performance and "readiness" for the roads
  • Hardware choices, from microchips to lidars to radars
  • Technical debates on which parts of the software stack to outsource rather than to build in-house; where nad how touse neural networks; and how to employ a "systems engineering" approach
  • Semi-automated driving software like Tesla Autopilot and GM's Supercruise
  • Automated truck prototype development and challenges
  • Policy issues for municipalities and federal agencies
  • Protecting vehicles from security threats
  • Automating smaller vehicles such as electric scoots and delivery robots

For more information about sponsoring this event, contact events@theinformation.com.

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When
Thursday, June 13, 2019
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Where
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center
2 Marina Blvd., San Francisco, CA , San Francisco, CA
Who Can Attend

This event is for The Information Subscribers only.

Speakers
Chris Urmson, Co-Founder & CEO, Aurora InnovationErsin Yumer, Staff Research Scientist, Uber
Annie Lien, Automated Driving Product Manager, Toyota

Oliver Cameron, Co-Founder & CEO, Voyage

Tim Papandreou, ex-SF & LA Transportation Official, Ex-Waymo

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