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Benefits of Attending

Automated Vehicles 2017: Planning the Next Disruptive TechnologyApr 19–20, 2017 Toronto

By attending this event you will hear experts from across Canada and abroad share their insights on how to proactively manage the transition to a transportation sector that includes automated vehicles, and have the opportunity to explore how this technology can be leveraged to create the kinds of cities we want to live and work in. This event will arm you with information you need to:

  • Better understand how AV technology could impact your work and business
  • Identify policies and approaches to help realize desired outcomes for cities by using AVs as a strategic planning tool
  • Make more informed decisions today based on insights into how your peers are incorporating AVs into their professional practice

Over the course of the event, you will learn about recent developments in AV technology and strategies that can be advanced as we navigate this new future.

Topics that will be covered include (but are not limited to):

  • The role of AVs in creating sustainable and inclusive cities
  • The future of urban mass transit
  • Focus on parking
  • Prioritizing active transport
  • Workforce transition management
  • AVs and social exclusion
  • Focus on goods movement
  • The role of all levels of government

Past attendees agree—this event offers unparalleled learning and value:

“Great conference, very well structured”

“Good variety of speakers, well chosen. Very interesting discussions with a diversity of perspectives”.

“Great event!”


We’d like to thank our generous sponsors for their contribution to this event.

Pacific Western Transportation logo

Arup logo

Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers logo

CAA logo

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Marketing Partners

Atlantic Planners Institute logo

Canadian Transportation Equipment Association logo

Freight Management Association logo

German Embassy of Ottawa logo

Ontario Good Roads Association logo

Ontario Professional Planners Institute logo

Special Contributors

Data on the Spot logo

Fitterfirst logo

KPMG logo

Travel Partner

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The details of this event are subject to change. Please revisit this page periodically for updated information.