Thursday, February 11, 2021 Session

12:00pm EST

Finally Doing It

Making the Big Decision: It is worth the risk to deploy Driverless Mobility for ALL in an Operational Design Domain

Professor, Princeton University


Alain Kornhauser
Professor, Princeton University

Edwin Olson
CEO, May Mobility

John Rich
Director of Autonomous Vehicle and Technology Development

Jay Rogers
Co-Founder and CEO at LM Industries

Dan Smith
Assistant General Counsel (Regulatory), Waymo

Producer: Fred Fishkin, Editor, Techstination; Co-host, SmartDrivingCars Podcast


Fred Fishkin is a technology journalist who has worked with CBS Radio and Bloomberg Radio and hosts a syndicated radio report on consumer tech. He is also co-host of the Smart Driving Cars podcast with Professor Kornhauser.

Moderator: Alain Kornhauser, Professor, Princeton University


Alain Kornhauser is a Professor in the Department of Operations Research & Financial Engineering at Princeton University, where he is also the Director of the Transportation Research Program and Faculty Chair of Princeton Autonomous Vehicle Engineering (PAVE). Prof. Kornhauser is also the Founder of Princeton University Coalition for Automated Road Transportation Safety (CARTS).

In addition to teaching classes on Transportation Systems Analysis, Electronic Commerce, to name a few, and acting as the ORFE Director of Undergraduate Studies, Prof. Kornhauser is the Chair and Organizer of the SmartDrivingCar initiative. Prof. Kornhauser earned a Ph.D. in Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering from Princeton University and a BS and MS in Aerospace Engineering from Pennsylvania State University

Panelist: Edwin Olson, CEO, May Mobility

Panelist: John Rich, Director of Autonomous Vehicle and Technology Development

Panelist: Jay Rogers, Co-Founder and CEO at LM Industries

Panelist: Dan Smith, Assistant General Counsel (Regulatory), Waymo