Seminar: The Age of Self-Driving Cars – a Selfdriven Society

Estonian Government Office in cooperation with Estonian ICT Cluster, ITS Estonia network 
is organizing the seminar

Main objective of the seminar is to initiate public dialogue of how Estonia can benefit from the coming age of a self-driving society.

Date: 02.03.2017 from 9.00-14.00
Place: Kultuurikatel, Põhja pst 27A, Tallinn 

Main themes that will be covered:
Estonian Plans in the Field of Self-Driving Cars:
  o Allan Aksiim / Member of Board at Foundation for Future Technologies
  o Henry Kattago / Deputy Strategy Director at the Government Office of Estonia
- Harnessing the Autonomous Vehicles Revolution for the Benefit of Estonian Companies and Citizens:
  o Sebastien Mure / Representative of Estonian ICT Cluster, ITS Estonia network; Project Manager at GoSwift
- Self-driving cars interacting with the Environment?:
  o Harri Satamala / Project Director of Smarter Mobility at Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
- Steps of Getting Self-Driving Cars to the Streets:
  o Jürgo Vahtra / Head of Technical Department at Estonian Road Administration
- Risks with Self-Driving Cars:
  o Martin Ruubel / CEO of Guardtime
- Who will be responsible when an accident happens between a self-driving car and a pedestrian - plenary discussion.

Moderator of the seminar: Pirko Konsa - the head of the expert group of self-driving vehicles under Estonian Government Office

Seminar is free of charge, but requires pre-registration. Registration is closed. 

Seminar is co-financed under Estonian ICT Cluster project and supported by European Union, European Regional Development Fund.