TEDx: Jim Barbaresso: Disruptive Transportation Tech

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More than 37,000 people die in road crashes each year in the US, according to the Association for Safe International Road Travel. Jim Barbaresso discusses disruptive transportation technologies and highlight how the Intelligent Transportation Systems industry is working toward developing technology that may eliminate this risk and save lives in his TEDxJacksonville talk, "Driverless Cars and Connected Infrastructure: The future?" MetroJacksonville is very proud to be a media sponsor of TEDxJacksonville. This great video of Jim Barbaresso is from TEDxJacksonville 2015!

Jim Barbaresso is an internationally renowned expert in intelligent transportation systems. He has more than 37 years of experience in both the public and private sectors, giving him a unique perspective on transportation challenges and how to overcome them. Throughout his career, Jim has demonstrated leadership in the development and application of emerging technologies to enhance mobility and transportation safety. In recognition of Jim's career achievements and leadership in Intelligent Transportation Systems, he was selected to chair the 2014 World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems, held last September in Detroit.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx