Technology Takes The Wheel®: How Will Smart Mobility Change My Life?

United States

There’s no doubt our cars are smarter, but how can we use this technology to improve mobility in our communities? This event will answer those questions by diving into the concepts of mobility on demand and transportation with a conscience and showing real-world examples of how technology to change lives. Technology Takes the Wheel® is a free, educational seminar series that explores autonomous vehicles and their societal impacts. These events are presented by AAA, The Ohio State University Center for Automotive Research, the Transportation Research Center, Columbus State Community College, DriveOhio, and Smart Columbus.


  • Devin Gladden, Manager, Federal Affairs, AAA
  • Alyssa Chenault, Communications Project Manager, Smart Columbus
  • Chris Atkinson, Director of Mobility, The Ohio State University


  • Sarah El-Dabaja, Ph.D., Transportation Engineer, Ohio Department of Transportation District 10