Keynote Speaker - February 2019

Christopher M. Poe, Ph.D, PE, Assistant Agency Director - Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI)

Topic:  Connected and Automated Transportation in Texas

Chris Poe

Dr. Christopher Poe is the Assistant Director at the Texas A&M Transportation Institute for Connected and Automated Transportation Strategy.  He is leading connected and automated vehicle, intelligent transportation system, and transportation operations research projects for sponsors nationally.  Dr. Poe is currently involved in the Texas Automated Vehicle Proving Grounds Partnership, I-35 Connected Work Zone deployment, and truck platooning research.  Dr. Poe received his BS and ME degrees from Texas A&M University and his Ph.D. from The Pennsylvania State University, all in Civil Engineering.  Dr. Poe is a licensed engineer in the State of Texas.