Panellists included: 

  • Randy Iwasaki, Executive Director, Contra Costa Transportation Authority CA
  • Gary Miskell, Chief Information and Technology Officer, Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority 
  • Kristin White, Executive Director, Connected & Automated Vehicles Office (CAV-X), Minnesota DOT
  • Jeff Peterson, Director of Business Development – Autonomous Technology, First Group
  • Tony Pino, Executive Vice President ‑ Americas, Bestmile
  • Frank Kopas, VP of Worldwide Sales, Moovit

 Topics discussed: The webinar discussed and identified potential use cases of AV technology in transit; discussed strategies for deployment of AVs to support transit operations and asset management; provided insights into gaining first-mover advantage; and highlighted best practices from transit agencies leveraging AVs for post-pandemic recovery.