Kraw Lecture: Unintended Consequences of Autonomous Vehicles
Self-driving cars are poised to create the largest upheaval in transportation planning since the arrival of the automobile. Join the conversation on October 28.
Self-driving cars are coming to your neighborhood, and your commute, but what are the downsides to this intersection of technology and human behavior? Adam Millard-Ball is at the forefront of efforts to identify problems before they hit our streets. His latest research reveals that autonomous vehicles will snarl inner-city traffic by "cruising" to avoid paying hefty fees to park. Previous work suggests that these risk-averse vehicles will create a pedestrian utopia that will slow urban traffic to a crawl.
Monday, October 28 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Silicon Valley Campus
3175 Bowers Avenue, Santa Clara, CA 95054