Barbara Pomerance, Director of Communications & Media Relations
Office: 404-262-7811 or Mobile: 404-557-7200
The Washington Auto Show® is a must-attend event for media professionals specializing in the automotive industry, transportation regulations and policy, mobility innovations, consumer-safety and clean air technologies.
The 2017 Washington Auto Show Policy Days begin Tuesday, Jan. 24 with MobilityTalks Internationalsm, a two-day preview event designed for governments from around the world to exchange ideas on best practices related to emerging trends in transportation and regulatory issues surrounding connected and autonomous vehicles. Geared toward officials in industry, government and media, this inaugural symposium will feature breakout sessions on such topics as human-machine interface technology, spectrum sharing and cybersecurity along with a Wednesday Capitol Hill forum on regulation and an Interactive Mobility Experience with the U.S. Dept. of Transportation at the RFK Stadium.
The public policy show on the auto show circuit, The Washington Auto Show connects industry leaders with public policy makers, a nexus underscored at the show’s Public Policy Preview Days. Held in advance of the 10-day public show, the preview days convene thought leaders at the intersection of industry and policy to tackle some of the most pressing issues in the automotive sector. The changing landscape of transportation presents lawmakers and regulators with unique challenges and opportunities that can be more effectively addressed through partnership and collaboration.