Mar
24
2017

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Autonomous Vehicles (AV), A Profound Life-Changing Revolution

Sam Yaghmaie presenting at the 2017 APWA WA Spring Conference

Washington Transportation Engineering Services Program + Construction Management Municipal Conferences

Seattle, WA -

Harris' Senior Director Sam Yaghmaie, PE, LEED AP, will be delivering a presentation titled, Autonomous Vehicles (AV), A Profound Life-Changing Revolution, at the upcoming 2017 APWA WA Spring Conference in Tacoma, WA on Thursday, April 27th.

Session Overview

We are at a critical phase of an evolution in auto industry that will drastically change more than it has in the last 100 years by replacing stand-alone, mechanically controlled and petroleum-fueled vehicles to ones that will be electrical, interconnected, electronically controlled resulting in substantial safety and connectivity improvements.

Session Objectives

  • Inform you about fast-approaching and critical impacts of AV industry on our day to day life and environment
  • Understand AV Technology
  • Encourage to expedite creation and implementation of policies, rules, regulations and planning to address impacts of AV.

About Harris

Harris is a 100% employee-owned company focused on solving today's complex challenges in planning, construction and design. Our offices and project sites span the West Coast in California, Nevada and Washington with a staff of nearly 200 employee-owners. We focus on serving clients in the municipal, water, transportation, and education markets. www.WeAreHarris.com

For More Information

Sam Yaghmaie, PE, LEED AP / Senior Director, Program + Construction Management

206.455.8862
sam.yaghmaie@WeAreHarris.com


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2017 APWA WA Spring Conference
Thursday, April 27, 3:00pm–4:00pm
Tacoma, WA

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Sunday, August 27
Orlando, FL