2018 Conference Programme

  • The SUMS 2018 Conference will consist of two packed days of Conference Sessions, Academic Poster Presentations and our 'Meet the Buyers' Share Fair, on the topics listed below. Check back here over March for the full 2018 programme and speaker line-up.

    • Connected and autonomous vehicles (CAVs): policy
    • Connected vehicles/technologies: project updates
    • Autonomous systems: trials
    • Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS)
    • Automated vehicles
    • CAVs: driver acceptance and human factors
    • CAVs: functional safety
    • Testing and validation
    • Sensor technologies
    • Data processing technologies
    • Communications and connectivity
    • Artificial intelligence / Machine learning
    • Cyber security
    • Low carbon vehicles, including EVs, hybrid, and hydrogen
    • Charging/refuelling infrastructure and energy management 

    • Demand-responsive transport
    • Routing
    • Physical and digital infrastructure
       - Smart payment technologies
       - Smart parking technologies
    • Public transport tracking for passengers’ information
    • Multimodal journey planners and traveller information services
    • Fleet tracking / improved fleet management / ADAS
    • Emissions reduction and environmental considerations
    • Noise reduction strategies
    • Other – we need your ideas
       - Panel suggestions (theme and speakers)
       - Speakers you would like to see invited (and why)
       - Other topics/sessions you would like to see at the conference

    If you have any questions about the SUMS 2018 Conference programme or how to get involved as a session organiser, chairman, presenter and/or panellist, don’t hesitate to get in touch:

  • Judith Patten MBE
    Project Director
    Tel: +44 (0)20 8241 1912

    Dominic Coyne
    Conference Manager
    Tel: +44 (0)20 8439 5135

    Sarah Clifford
    Conference Executive
    Tel: +44 (0)20 8439 5215

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