More Automated and Connected Vehicles Resources



Safe Routes to School 2019 Conference Resources

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC)
Access resources from the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center referenced at the Safe Routes to School 2019 Conference.
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FHWA Pedestrian and Bicycle Transportation University Course: 1. Introduction to Pedestrian and Bicycle Transportation

Source: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)
The FHWA Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation University Course is designed to help educators inspire the next generation of practitioners to support safe, vibrant, and multimodal transportation systems.
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Reading List – Automated Vehicles University Course Module Series

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
A university course series from PBIC provides a foundation and orientation for students and practitioners to learn more and join the conversation about the advancement of AVs and the safety and mobility for all road users.
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Automated Vehicles University Course Module Series

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
A university course series from PBIC provides a foundation and orientation for students and practitioners to learn more and join the conversation about the advancement of AVs and the safety and mobility for all road users.
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Preparing for the Future of Transportation: Automated Vehicles 3.0 (AV 3.0)

Source: US Department of Transportation
AV 3.0 includes six principles that guide U.S. DOT programs and policies on automation and five implementation strategies for how the Department translates these principles into action.
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Discussion Guide for Automated and Connected Vehicles, Pedestrians, and Bicyclists

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC) and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
The guide provides an overview of key terms and discussion of important opportunities and challenges for automated vehicles, pedestrians, and bicyclists.
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"New Pedestrian Detector from Google Could Make Self-Driving Cars Cheaper

Source: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Spectrum
A deep learning system works 60 times faster than previous methods.
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Uber admits to self-driving car 'problem' in bike lanes as safety concerns mount

Source: The Guardian
Engineers were working to fix programming flaw that could have deadly results for cyclists days after Uber announced it would openly defy California regulators.
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The Self-Driving Car's Bicycle Problem

Source: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Spectrum
Uber's experiment in San Francisco showed that bicycles and bike lanes are a problem self-driving cars are struggling to crack.
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Ten rules for cities about automated vehicles

Source: Congress for the New Urbanism
Traditional urbanism evolved over millennia to meet human needs. The adoption of AVs should not be allowed to replace time-tested places with something that would probably make our lives worse.
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