Connected and Automated Vehicles Take Center Stage in Washington

On June 27, Congress held yet another hearing examining the federal government’s role in regulating automated vehicles. The U.S. House of Representatives Energy & Commerce Subcommittee hearing examined potential hurdles to widespread deployment of Highly Automated Vehicles (HAV), with attention focused on addressing the current patchwork of state laws governing automated vehicles. Committee members on […]

V2X Brings Additional Safety to Self-Driving Cars

Connectivity is the Key to Safety for Automated Vehicles For those in our industry who have been laboring for years to develop and refine DSRC-based Connected Vehicle technologies, the recent enthusiasm for Automated Vehicles has proved vexing. Hardly a day goes by when we read another article or listen to testimony in Congress about the […]

Opportunity for Authorizing OmniAir’s Initial V2X Test System

OmniAir is preparing to launch the first ever DSRC-based vehicle-to-everything (V2X) device certification program.  Before launch, Omniair will qualify the test systems and equipment that will be utilized by OmniAir-approved Test Laboratories (OATL) for device testing.  The work performed is designed to refine and finalize our test policies and procedures per 2016 standards and 2017 […]

Opportunity for First OmniAir Authorized Test Laboratory for V2X

OmniAir is preparing to launch the first ever DSRC-based vehicle-to-everything (V2X) device certification program. Before launching, we will be authorizing one test laboratory as part of a certification demonstration project to help finalize our test lab authorization policy and procedures. Following the official launch of OmnAir’s Connected Vehicle Device Certification Program, we will open up this […]

How should the automotive industry test V2X systems?

OmniAir associate-level member, Spirent developed a white paper that addresses several hurdles that V2X stakeholders will need to overcome, and quickly if the promised advances in connected vehicle functionality are going to meet users’ expectations: Integrating heterogeneous systems Systems engineers will need to predict, account for and reconcile a rapidly increasing variety of factors – […]

Thought-leaders Present and Attended OmniAir’s Automotive Cybersecurity Luncheon

On May 31, OmniAir Consortium hosted the first in a series of policy roundtables focused on automotive cybersecurity issues. This event, sponsored by CYMOTIVE Technologies, was hosted at the City Club of Washington, DC. Officials from the U.S. Department of Transportation, including Cem Haitpoglu from NHTSA and Kevin Gay from the ITS Joint Program Office, […]

Cybersecurity Expert Chris Poulin Joins Automotive Cybersecurity Roundtable

Please join OmniAir for an intimate roundtable discussion on automotive cybersecurity with senior government officials, automotive and cybersecurity experts to discuss and analyze research and best practices moving forward. Cybersecuirty expert Chris Poulin will lead the discussion as the panel’s moderator. Chris has over 30 years experience in the field of cybersecurity. He is the Principal […]

Southern California Agencies Issue Joint RFI for Advanced Transportation Technologies

On May 5, the Coalition for Transportation Technology, an alliance of local and regional governments in the Greater Los Angeles Region, released a Request for Interest (RFI) to survey to gauge the level of interest of private industry for advanced transportation technologies and opportunities. These include Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), connected vehicles (CV), automated/autonomous vehicles […]

San Antonio Connected Vehicle PlugFest a Success

The recent U.S. Department of Transportation Connected Vehicle PlugFest was a resounding success. The May 8-12 event, hosted at the Southwest Research Institute’s campus in San Antonio, TX, focused on testing and certifying DSRC-based V2X devices. Over 200 attendees, representing 70 organizations, from 17 countries participated in the week-long event, that focused on testing of […]

CYMOTIVE Sponsors OmniAir Automotive Cybersecurity Forum   

OmniAir Consortium Inc., the leading industry association promoting interoperability and certification for connected vehicles, ITS, and transportation payment systems is hosting an automotive cybersecurity luncheon in Washington, DC on Wednesday, May 31. The luncheon sponsored by automotive cybersecurity firm, CYMOTIVE Technologies, will feature guest speakers: Dr. Cem Hatipoglu from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; […]