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NECTAR Transportation Conference – Welcome Keynote: Alain Kornhauser

June 14, 2015 at 1:00 pm

You are cordially invited to attend the keynote addresses of the NECTAR (Network on European Communication and Transport Activities Research), and a subconference entitled “Accessibility-Based Evaluation from Laboratory to Practice” to be held in Ann Arbor June 14-16, 2015.  Keynote 1 will focus on the implication of vehicle automation on the emerging transportation system.  

Plenary Session Welcome and Keynote by Alain Kornhauser
Professor Kornhauser, Professor of Operations Research and Financial Engineering at Princeton University, where he is also Director of the Interdepartmental Transportation Research Program, Co-Director of the Center for Transportation Information and Decision Engineering, and an affiliated faculty member of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. His recent research includes the application of large-scale network models, stochastic optimization techniques, and computer graphics to transportation problems. He is also studying fundamental aspects of human information processing, which he is applying to the design of neural networks, expert systems, robotics and automated highway systems.

The conference is sponsored by the University of Michigan Mobility Transformation Center, the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, and NECTAR


June 14, 2015
1:00 pm