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

Sam Yaghmaie presenting at the 2017 APWA WA Spring Conference

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 helping communities solve today's complex challenges in planning, financing, environmental compliance, civil engineering, and construction management. Our offices and project sites span the West Coast in California and Washington with a staff of over 200 employee-owners. We focus on serving clients in the municipal, water, transportation, and education markets.

For More Information

Nathan M. Couch, PMP
Senior Director / Project Management Office (PMO)

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

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