The 2016 International Conference on Transportation Innovation took place on Sept. 15th and 16th at the University of Alberta. On Sept. 16th, a media event was held as part of the conference to celebrate the milestone of the ACTIVE-AURORA project.
Read our wrap-up summary of the conference here.
Photo (left to right): Dr. Tony Qiu, University of Alberta; Minister Brian Mason, Alberta Transportation; VP (Facilities and Operations) Andrew Sharman, University of Alberta; and Mayor Don Iveson, City of Edmonton attend the ACTIVE-AURORA milestone event.
Photos: As part of the conference, attendees has the opportunity to ride on a Edmonton Transit smart bus equipped with connected vehicle technology. The photo on the left shows the team that carried out the demo, and the photo on the right shows one of the potential alert messages that would be communicated to the driver.