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Agencies Embrace Autonomous Vehicles
January 11, 2017
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ATI21 President and CEO Paul Brubaker appeared on Government Matters with Francis Rose to discuss the future of agency adoption and usage of autonomous vehicles. Click below to view the full interview.

Remarks by Hon. Mary E. Peters, Former U.S. Secretary of Transportation (2006-2009) | Alliance for Transportation Innovation Self-Driving Leadership Summit
January 09, 2017
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Saturday, January 7, 2017 Las Vegas, Nevada Thank you Paul for that kind introduction. And thank you for inviting me here to recognize you for spending your Saturday doing important work that has the opportunity to transform the way Americans get where they want to go. I never get tired of talking transportation. It has […]

Alliance for Transportation Innovation Announces 2017 Autonomous Vehicle Cross-Country Road Tour
January 09, 2017
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Las Vegas, NV – Flanked by leaders in transportation policy and technology, officials with The Alliance for Transportation Innovation (ATI21.org) today announced plans for a coast-to-coast autonomous vehicle road trip, beginning later this month in Atlanta, GA. The “AV Road Trip,” announced at a news conference held in conjunction with the Consumer Electronics Show in […]

Letter to Senate Commerce Committee in support of the nomination of Secretary-designate Elaine Chao to be the next Secretary of Transportation
January 09, 2017
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Attachment: chao-letter-to-u-s-senate-commerce-committee January 9, 2017 The Honorable John Thune Chairman Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation United States Senate Washington DC, 20510 The Honorable Bill Nelson Ranking Member Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation United States Senate Washington DC, 20510 Dear Chairman Thune, Ranking Member Nelson, and Honorable Members of the Committee: I am writing to […]

Autonomous connected cars leave Vegas for cross-country road trip starting in Georgia
January 08, 2017
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by Gilbert Shar At a news conference at CES, along with leaders in transportation policy and technology, officials with The Alliance for Transportation Innovation announced plans for a coast-to-coast autonomous vehicle road trip, beginning later this month in Atlanta, GA. The “AV Road Trip,” announced at a news conference held in conjunction with the Consumer Electronics Show […]

Uber, like America’s greatest innovators, needs freedom to invent the future
January 06, 2017
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A fleet of self-driving Uber cars is headed to Arizona after they were banned from California roads. Eric Risberg Associated Press By Paul Brubaker Thankfully the California Department of Motor Vehicles didn’t exist when the first Model T’s debuted on San Francisco streets, otherwise, horses and blacksmith shops might still exist throughout a state proud […]

The Real Promise of Self-Driving Vehicles
December 19, 2016
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By Paul Brubaker Progress toward self-driving cars has accelerated dramatically over the last couple of years, and somewhat predictably, controversy has been right in the rear-view mirror. The arguments for self-driving vehicles are profound and well-documented. More than 35,000 people will die on America’s roads this year and numerous studies agree, human error will be […]

Tech Startup Highlights Need for National Leadership on Self-Driving Cars
December 01, 2016
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By Paul Brubaker George Hotz, founder of a company called comma.ai, is full of ideas when it comes to self-driving cars. He has no fear, as witnessed by the news conference he recently held in his garage, to announce his idea to sell after-market kits to people who can’t wait for automotive engineers to mass […]

Statement by Paul Brubaker President and CEO at The Alliance for Transportation Innovation on Appointment of Elaine Chao as Secretary of Transportation
November 29, 2016
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We commend President-elect Trump’s selection of Elaine Chao to be our next Secretary of Transportation. She enters the position at a time when technology is a viable yet under-utilized solution for advancing our important transportation safety and mobility objectives. The members of the national Alliance for Transportation Innovation look forward to working with Secretary-designate Chao […]

The Alliance for Transportation Innovation Releases National Strategic Framework for Self-Driving Vehicles to Inform Next U.S. President
October 21, 2016
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The Alliance for Transportation Innovation Releases National Strategic Framework for Self-Driving Vehicles to Inform Next U.S. President Washington, DC (October 20, 2016) – The Alliance for Transportation Innovation (ATI21.org) released a National Strategic Framework today, designed to inform the incoming president and new administration on the critical need to advance self-driving vehicles as a life-saving […]