DOT Launches New Advisory Committee to Help Shape Federal Approach to Transportation Innovation

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced the launch of the Transforming Transportation Advisory Committee (TTAC) to provide advice to DOT and the Secretary of Transportation about plans and approaches for transportation innovation…

The Committee will explore and consider issues related to:
Pathways to safe, secure, equitable, environmentally friendly and accessible deployments of emerging technologies
Integrated approaches to promote greater cross-modal integration of emerging technologies, in particular applications to deploy automation
Policies that encourage innovation to grow and support a safe and productive U.S. workforce, as well as foster economic competitiveness and job quality
Approaches and frameworks that encourage the secure exchange and sharing of transformative transportation data, including technologies and infrastructure, across the public and private sectors that can guide core policy decisions across DOT’s strategic goals
Ways the Department can identify and elevate cybersecurity solutions and protect privacy across transportation systems and infrastructure
Other emerging issues, topics, and technologies.

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