COMTO DC: The Future of Smart Cities
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6/20/2017
When: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
4:30 PM
Where: Local Motors – National Harbor
151 St George Boulevard
National Harbor, Maryland  20745
United States

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Disruption, Innovation, Co-Creation – Get a Look into the Future of Smart City Mobility with Local Motors

 

Description of Event:

Calling transportation pros and forward thinkers! The Washington D.C. chapter of the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO-DC) invites you to dive into a conversation on The Future of Smart Cities: Design, Manufacture, and Drive…in just an Hour with David Woessner, General Manager of Local Motors in Detroit and Washington D.C.

 

Learn how innovation in autonomous vehicles is public transportationgame-changer. As a special extra, we’ll get a tour of the facility.

 

Mr. Woessner is an expert on the topics of emerging technologies and localization, whose current focus is working with local stakeholders to develop and build a full micro-factory in the D.C. region to produce locally relevant vehicles.

 

Mr. Woessner is also working to establish Local Motors’ presence and an associated Micro-factory in the Motor City, while helping usher in a new industrial age of vehicle innovation and technology.  He’s a trusted leader in the automotive industrywho haswritten on mobility, connectivity, and automotive technology hubs.

 

RSVP today, with B. Moore Gwynn at bmooregwynn@wmata.com or at (301)618-7723.  Also share with friends, peers, and colleagues to be a part of this special event.

 

Date/Time:

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

4:30– 7:00 PM

 

Location:

Local Motors – National Harbor

151 St George Boulevard, National Harbor, MD 20745

 

Attire

Dress code is business casual

 

At the event you will:

 

DISCOVER the history of this dynamic organization and the importance of membership to the chapter.

MEET the leadership of COMTO-DC, other transportation professionals, and LM staff.

DEVELOP new connections and network with industry leaders.

ENJOY light refreshments.

 

Please LIKE, SHARE AND POST on your social media platforms and make sure to join the conversation by using #discoverCOMTODC

 

Transportation Options:

NH1 - Southern Avenue Metrorail Station

NH2 – Huntington Metrorail and King Street/Old Town Metrorail stations

Parking – St. George Garage and on-street parking at cost

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

About COMTO

COMTO is the nation’s only multi-modal advocacy association for minority professionals and businesses in the transportation industry. The COMTO-DC event is designed to offer the opportunity for this area’s transportation professional to network, build relationships and join COMTO’s vast membership network of professionals of color in transportation.