Speakers

Featured Panelists and Speakers
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Adriana Cruz

Office of the Governor
Executive Director of Economic Development and Tourism

Chairman Bruce Bugg

Texas Transportation Commission
Chairman

Chairman Terry Canales

Houston Transportation Committee
Chairman

Mayor Steve Adler

City of Austin
Mayor

Rep. Cesar Blanco

El Paso Texas House of Representatives
Representative

Shelley Row, PE, CSP

Insightful Leadership Institute
President & CEO

Shin-Pei Tsay

Uber
Director of Policy, Cities & Transportation

Chairman Robert Nichols

Senate Transportation Committee
Chairman

Council Member David Robinson

Houston City Council
Council Member

Kathleen Baireuther

Ford AV LLC
Austin Market Manager, AV

Rep. Dade Phelan

Texas House of Representatives (Beaumont)
Representative

Senator Kelly Hancock

Texas Senate
Senator

Abe Ghabra

Motional / Las Vegas Technical Center
Head of US Operations / Managing Director

Aidan Ali-Sullivan

Nuro
Regional Lead of Public Policy and Government Relations

Ann Foss

City of Arlington
Principal Planner

Basil Yap

North Carolina Department of Transportation
UAS Program Manager, Division of Aviation

Bill Fulton

Rice University's Kinder Institute for Urban Research
Director

Bob Rivard

Rivard Report
Publisher & Editor

Brita Andercheck

Dallas Transportation Department
Assistant Director, Administration and Performance Management

Commissioner Alvin New

Texas Transportation Commission
Commissioner

Dan Morgan

United States Department of Transportation
Chief Data Officer

Danyell Diggs

Federal Transit Administration
Senior Transportation Program Analyst, Office of Research, Demonstration, and Innovation

Darran Anderson

Texas Department of Transportation
Director of Strategy and Innovation

Dave Marsh

Capital Area Rural Transportation System (CARTS)
CEO

Debs Schrimmer

Lyft
Senior Manager, Future of Cities

Dottie Watkins

Capital Metro
Chief Customer Officer and Chief Operating Officer

Emily Royall

City of San Antonio
Smart City Coordinator

Evan Smith

Texas Tribune
CEO and Co-Founder

Gary Thomas

Dallas Area Rapid Transit
President and Executive Director

Gerardo Interiano

Aurora
Head of Government Relations

Ginger Armbruster

City of Seattle
Chief Privacy Officer

James Bass

Texas Department of Transportation
Director

Jascha Franklin-Hodge

Open Mobility Foundation
Executive Director

Jason Jon Michael

City of Austin
Assistant Director, Smart Mobility

Jeanne Holmes

City of Los Angeles
Chief Data Officer

Jeff Davis

Eno Center for Transportation
Senior Fellow

Jess Stetson

Ride Report
Head of Growth

John Clary

Austin Transportation Department
Senior Supervisor, Data and Technology Services

Katelyn McCauley

San Diego UAS Integration Pilot Program
Program Manager

Kevin Biesty

Arizona Department of Transportation
Deputy Director for Policy

Kim Williams

Houston METRO
Chief Innovation Officer

Kristi Villanueva

West San Antonio Chamber
President & CEO

Lilly Weinberg

Knight Foundation
Director, Community and National Initiatives

Margaret Spellings

Texas 2036
President and CEO

Mark Kopko

PennDOT
Director, Office of Transformational Technology

Megan Frazier

Functional Stability and Mobility
Occupational Therapist and Driver Rehab Specialist

Michael Hill

Cumulus Technologies
Founder

Michelle Peacock

Waymo
Global Head of Policy

Mike Roeth

North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE)
Director

Nick Bowden

Replica
CEO

Paul Skoutelas

American Public Transportation Association
President and CEO

Rep. Ray Lopez

Texas House of Representatives (San Antonio)
Representatives

Ron Thaniel

Intelligent Transportation Society of America
Vice President of Legislative Affairs

Ryan Tuohy

Starship
SVP, Business Development

Santi Garces

City of Pittsburgh
Director of Innovation and Performance

Sen. Charles Perry

Texas Senate (Lubbock)
Senator

Steven Pryor

Texas Department of Transportation
Chief Information Security Officer

Susan Redford

Texas Association of Counties (TAC)
Executive Director

Tom Lambert

Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County
President & CEO

Tracee Bentley

Permian Strategic Partnership
President & CEO

Tyler Reeb

Canadian Institute of Traffic and Transportation
Director of Research and Workforce Development

Wes Shover

Flytrex
Head of US Operations
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September 29 - 30
Virtual Summit