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Preparing Los Angeles for the Automated Vehicle Future

Mr. Michael I. Lim
Executive Advisor
Autonomous Vehicles
Los Angeles Department of Transportation

Summary

Mobilizing for the day when autonomous vehicle (AV) technology will redefine the world of automobiles and mobility at large, the City of Los Angeles has been developing an innovation plan to address the increasingly important need for investment in autonomous vehicles and the infrastructure to support them. The seminar will explore how Los Angeles has been working to prepare for the automated future by identifying key technologies, streamlining procurement processes, and forming strategic partnership models to engage in meaningful, iterative AV piloting efforts with industry, startups, and research communities.

Biographical Profile

Michael Lim is an Executive Advisor to the City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation and developing the City’s automated vehicle and infrastructure strategy. He is an innovation professional with global infrastructure, finance and technology experience, including most recently as a co-founder and CEO of a V2I technology venture. Originally trained in urban planning, Michael started his career in infrastructure development for the United Nations in the Asia Pacific region. He was also an investment banker, most recently with Lazard Freres & Co, and advised technology companies and governments on strategy, capital raises and M&A transactions. He holds an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BA from the University of California, Berkeley.

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MAILING ADDRESS:

Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering Department
University of Central Florida
12800 Pegasus Drive, Suite 211
Orlando, Florida 32816-2450

Phone: (407) 823-2841

Fax: (407) 823-3315

Upcoming Events

  1. Spring 2021 Career Mixer

    March 15 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

CONTACT US

Chair   Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty, P.E.
Engr II 211-F
Email:M.Aty@ucf.edu
Associate Chair   Kevin Mackie, Ph.D., P.E.,
Engr II 211-H
Email:Kevin.Mackie@ucf.edu
Graduate Director   Dr. Andrew A. Randall, P.E.
Engr II 211-L
Email:Andrew.Randall@ucf.edu
Graduate Student Services Coordinator   Ana Lucia Salas
Engr II 211-K
Phone E: 407-823-1299
Email:AnaLucia.Salas@ucf.edu
Academic Advisor II (Undergraduate Advisor)   Mary Smith, MSEd
Engr II 211-G
Phone E: 407-823-2128
Email:Mary.Smith2@ucf.edu