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Rupprecht @ TRB Annual Meeting 2018


Rupprecht Consult will be represented by Siegfried Rupprecht and Bernard Gyergyay during the Transport Research Board Annual Meeting taking place 7th - 11th January in Washington, D.C..

The TRB Annual Meeting is expected to attract more than 13,000 transportation professionals from around the world. The meeting programme will cover all transport modes, with more than 5,000 presentations in nearly 800 sessions and workshops, addressing topics of interest to policy makers, administrations, practitioners, researchers, and representatives of government, industry, and academic institutions.

A number of sessions and workshops will focus on the spotlight theme for the 2018 meeting: Transportation: Moving the Economy of the Future. The full 2018 program is available online via the Interactive Programme.

Rupprecht Consult will present during the following sessions/workshops:

Sunday 7th January
09:00 – 12:00
Findings from the Automated Vehicle Symposium 2017 (Workshop 129)

Monday 8th January
08:00 – 09:45
Metropolitan Policy Considerations for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, Part 1: Planning and Automation (Lectern Session 265)

Tuesday 9th January
13:30 – 17:30
Standing Committee on Vehicle-Highway Automation (AHB30)

Wednesday 10th January
14:15 – 17:00
Joint session of the U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the European Commission, Directorate General for Mobility and Transport “Sharing innovative, tested practices in sustainable urban mobility in EU and US cities” (by invitation only).

Thursday 11th January
13:30 – 16:30
Twinning meeting between H2020 CoEXist project (coordinated by Rupprecht Consult) and FHWA research projects on ‘Analysis Modelling Simulation (AMS) Framework for Connected and Automated Vehicle (CAV) Applications ’ (by invitation only).

Drop us an email ( and/or if you want to meet us during the TRB.

Further Information

Siegfried Rupprecht

+49 221 6060 55 11

Bernard Gyergyay

+49 221 6060 55 22