About AVS 2020

Since 2015, the Automated Vehicles Symposium (AVS) has brought together industry leaders, academia, engineers, researchers, policymakers and solution providers to learn, share and connect on the evolving AV industry. These professionals come together each year to learn more on technology innovations and challenges, evolving regulations and gain foresights into the next steps in deployment.

Through interactive breakout sessions, a thought-provoking plenary schedule, groundbreaking research posters, and the Enterprise Solutions Series, this Symposium is the premier forum to experience how the AV industry is advancing.

Three (of the many) reasons the Automated Vehicles Symposium is a must-attend event for AV professionals:

  1. Learn what’s going to drive the industry forward
    We’ll provide an integrated approach to the future of mobility as we explore all aspects of the AV ecosystem — AI, cybersecurity, policy, workforce impact and lessons learned.
  2. Explore the latest AV tech
    Don’t just hear about the newest innovations — at the Automated Vehicles Symposium you’ll truly engage with the developers to explore the latest technologies that will accelerate the future of AV.
  3. Benefit from the unique blend of research, expert-led discussions, and networking
    This Symposium attracts engineers, researchers, solutions providers, poliycmakers and academia from all over the world to discuss and determine where the industry is headed next. Don’t just meet the experts, join in the conversations.


1,500+ Attendees | 300+ Experts | 20+ Exhibitors | 30+ Breakouts | 50+ Poster Presentations

The Automated Vehicles Symposium brings together the brightest minds in the tech and automotive space to discuss the future of mobility. 1,500+ thought leaders from around the world convene to address complex technology, operations, and policy issues that will move us toward safe and reliable automated mobility. The Symposium is produced in partnership between the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) and the Transportation Research Board (TRB).

Whether you are looking to learn more about automated technology advancements, gather market intelligence, learn about cybersecurity, or see how the industry is collaborating to champion consumer acceptance, the Symposium provides you with the unique opportunity to interact with key players changing the way we move goods and people.

Don’t miss the opportunity to engage at an event that is truly unparalleled in the autonomous vehicles industry. Stay tuned for more information on AVS 2021!