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Friday, September 27 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
No Man's Land

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How do we prepare for the driverless city?

Supported by Oncor, Capital Metro and Toyota and Gulf States Toyota. Programmed in partnership with the Urban Lab at the LBJ School of Public Affairs.

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Steven Pedigo

Director of the Urban Lab at the LBJ School of Public Affairs
Pedigo has expertise in economic and urban development, city strategy and management, and placemaking. He currently serves as director of research and advising at the global advisory firm Creative Class Group as well as in leadership roles at two other global consultancy firms. Previously... Read More →

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Darran Anderson

Director of Strategy and Innovation for the Texas Department of Transportation
Anderson directs technology and business process improvements, strategic research and innovation initiatives for the Texas Department of Transportation. He oversees the Strategic Planning, Information Management and Research and Technology Implementation divisions and coordinates... Read More →
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Allison Arieff

Editorial Director at SPUR
Arieff serves as editorial director of SPUR, the San Francisco Bay Area Planning and Urban Research Association. She has been a contributing columnist to The New York Times and other publications since 2006 and writes about architecture, design and sustainability. Previously, Arieff... Read More →
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Lilian Coral

Director of National Strategy and Technology Innovation at the Knight Foundation
Coral joined the Knight Foundation in 2017. As director of national strategy, she manages the foundation’s national portfolio and focuses on the development of the Smart Cities strategy. Previously, she served as chief data officer for Mayor Eric Garcetti in Los Angeles, where she... Read More →
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Jeff Williams

Mayor of Arlington
Williams was elected mayor of Arlington in 2015. He also serves as president of the engineering and planning firm Graham Associates Inc., where he has worked on projects including the AT&T Stadium and the I-30 Three Bridges project. He was awarded the State of Texas Outstanding Civil... Read More →

Friday September 27, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm CDT
The Driskill Hotel, Citadel