As part of a media partnership agreement with Reuters Events for the four-day Automotive 2021 online conference, editor Neil Kennett will moderate the Advancing Autonomous live panel on Wednesday 20 October.

Discussing key self-driving topics including likely timelines, potential economic, environmental and social benefits, public perception and regulation, will be: Dr Ryan Eustice, Senior Vice President of Automated Driving at Toyota Research Institute; Mike Hogan, Senior Vice President of Automotive at Global Foundries; Qi Hommes, Director of System Design and Mission Assurance at Zoox; and Sammy Omari, Vice President of Autonomy in Engineering at Motional. editor, Neil Kennett, said: “We’re delighted to partner with Reuters again for this global event which fits perfectly with our mission to encourage more sensible debate about autonomous vehicles. We couldn’t have wished for a better panel with four great guests, each big-hitters with vast knowledge and sometimes very different takes on this fast-growing, completely revolutionary but controversial sector.”

Automotive 2021 will take place on 19-22 October. See