SCGN TALKS

Our virtual community of smart city experts and enthusiasts comes to life with year-round events and webinars discussing smart cities, emerging technologies, and sustainable living. 

Join the network now and attend our events to learn more about the cities of the future! 


Transportation Reimagined: Preparing For A Self-Driving Future

Event
Transportation Reimagined: Preparing For A Self-Driving Future
Events > Transportation Reimagined: Preparing For A Self-Driving Future
Details
When 23 November, 2020, 1 PM-2 PM
Makani Address

Smart Dubai is pleased to invite you to attend “Transportation Reimagined: Preparing For A Self-Driving Future”, a joint webinar organized by Smart Cities Global Network and The UK Department for International Trade to discuss how connected and autonomous vehicles are on their way to shape mobility in smart cities. 

The joint webinar will explore current research and development efforts in the UK and UAE in the field of autonomous driving technology, in addition to smart and driverless initiatives fueling the next mobility revolution.

Event Agenda 

13:00 - 13:02    Webinar Opening
                            Moderator: Andrew Collinge, Advisor, Dubai Data Establishment

13:02 – 13:05   Keynote Speech
                            H.E. Younus Al Nasser, Assistant Director General, Smart Dubai, and CEO, Dubai Data Establishment

13:05 - 13:08     Welcome Note 

                             Sarah Taylor, Director, Department for International Trade, UAE 

13:08- 13:20     Presentation: Dubai Self-Driving Transport Strategy
                            Khaled Al Awadhi, Director, Transportation Systems, Roads and Transport Authority

13:20 – 13:32     Presentation: Setting the Scene
                             Dr. Amy Hochadel, Director of Global Business, Connected Places Catapult

13:32 – 13:42   Panel Discussion with UK Industry Experts

  • Jay Nagley, DIT Automotive Specialist, DIT London
  • Chris Sheldrick, CEO, What3Words

13:42 - 13:47    Presentation: How the UK is Accelerating A Self-Driving Future

  •          Richard Slade, Policy Advisor, The Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

13:47 – 13:50    Wrap Up
                             Mark Beresford, DIT Smart Cities Specialist 

13:50 – 14:00 – Q&A 

 

To register, please click here

REGISTER NOW

AND ATTEND THE EVENT