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Coffee & Conversation: There Will Be Lawyers – Legal and Political Considerations for Safe Systems

February 20 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am

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Coffee & Conversation: There Will Be Lawyers – Legal and Political Considerations for Safe Systems
Who: Students, faculty, and researchers alike
When: All discussions will be held 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Additional to follow on: Mar 6; Mar 20; Apr 3; Apr 17; May 8; May 22; Jun 5
Where: UNC Chapel Hill, Chapin Reading Room, 211 New East

Discussion topics*:

January 23: It’s Time for a Fresh Approach: Intro to Systems Thinking and Engineering
February 6: Selling Safe Systems: Framing the Message to Get Buy-In on Roadway Safety
February 20: There Will Be Lawyers: Legal and Political Considerations for Safe Systems
March 6: From the Ground Up: Safe Systems from a City Planning Perspective
March 20: Connecting the Dots: Building Safe Transportation Network Systems
April 3: It’s All About Saving Lives: Why Building a Safe Roadway System Advances Public Health
April 17: Law & Order: Safe Roadway Systems Unit
May 8: Learning from Each Other: Bringing Voices Together to Explore Safe Systems
May 22: Sharing the Road with Robots: Considerations For Incorporating Automated Vehicle Technology into a Safe Roadway System
June 5: The Art of the Safer Car: Marrying Smart Vehicle Design with Safe Roadway Systems

* Tentative schedule, subject to change.