Self-driving technology among topics at conference

Self-driving technology, on-board cameras and other issues facing the commercial trucking industry will be key topics of discussion at the American Bar Association Transportation MegaConference XIII to be held March 8-10 in New Orleans. The conference was the first and continues to be one of the leading continuing education programs for those involved in all aspects of trucking company-related litigation.

The conference keynote address will be delivered by Tracy Rosser, senior vice president for transportation for Walmart Stores, Inc., on Thursday, March 9, at 8:15 a.m. He will speak on the state of the trucking industry and will provide insights and examine key issues facing the industry and the impact of litigation on the business.

A highlight of the conference will be a look at self-driving technology during a panel discussion titled "The Future Is Now: The State of Self-Driving Technology," on Thursday, March 9. Moderator Brett A. Ross, Esq., Carr Allison, Birmingham, Ala., will engage in a candid conversation with Google's self-driving car project Senior Counsel Anand Rao regarding the state of the technology, the future of automated vehicles and the anticipated impact of automation on the legal industry.

Published: Fri, Mar 03, 2017


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