On Thursday, May 18 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. the Anglo-Dutch Seminar on Connected and Autonomous Vehicles is taking place at the Dutch Embassy at 38 Hyde Park Gate, London SW7 5DP.


  1. Welcome and Introduction by:  Jennie Martin, ITS (UK), Marije de Vreeze, Connekt/ITS Netherlands, Matthijs Houët, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
  2. Cooperative Connected and Automated Mobility – a TRL perspective – Peter Vermaat, TRL
  3. (Title- tbc) Ray Ashworth, CEO of DAF Trucks
  4. Human Factors of Automated Vehicles? Natasha Merat, University of Leeds
  5. CAVs role in our Evolving Future Transportation Needs- (tbc)- Giles Perkins, Mouchel
  6. (Title- tbc) Eddy Verhoeven, Siemens plc
  7. The Day of the Dongle  –  Andy Graham, White Willow Consulting
  8. Safe CAV* on Public Roads from the Perspective of a Vehicle Approval Authority –  Arjan van Vliet, RDW
  9. Impacts of CAVs on Road Safety with a Mixed Fleet – Jill Hayden, Atkins
  10. Summary/Closing –  (Speaker/tbc)

The meeting will finish at 17.00

With thanks to Embassy of the Netherlands  hosting the meeting. To book a place contact Rachael, rlouis@its-uk.org.uk  All are welcome! The seminar will be held in English


If you have any questions, please contact Marije de Vreeze.