On Nov. 17-20, 2008, members of the media and public will have the opportunity to experience the impact of cutting-edge safety and mobility technologies that can save lives, reduce congestion and enhance the daily commute. Over four days, real-time traffic, transit and road safety information will be demonstrated live on the streets of Manhattan as part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s SafeTrip-21 initiative.
SafeTrip-21 supports the use of advanced technology to
improve safety, and reduce gridlock on America’s roadways. Visuals
R. Brubaker, Administrator, Research and Innovative Technology Administration
(available for interviews)
Demonstrations of SafeTrip-21 Technologies
WHEN: Media Availability
2008 12:30 p.m. – 1 p.m.
2008 8:30 a.m., 10 a.m., 11:30
a.m.,12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m.
and 2:30 p.m.(or on request)
2008 8:30 a.m., 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
11th Avenue Integrated Show
2008 1:30 p.m. – 3
2008 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. (EDT)
WHERE:Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
W 34th St
New York, NY
Traffic Gridlock- Fighting Technologies to be Showcased in NYC
November 17, 2008