*Canceled* The Future of Transportation

April 7, 2020
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Harold Washington Library
Harold Washington Library, 400 S State St, Chicago, IL 60605, USA

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Join C2ST to learn how the Future of Transportation is being shaped by emerging technologies and sustainable solutions.

Imagining what transportation will look like in the future has been a fantastical part of popular culture. In recent years, we have seen technologies that were once limited to imagined worlds entering our everyday lives. From hyperloops, autonomous vehicles, and drone delivery systems, emerging technologies are continuing to turn our shared imaginations into reality. Yet as we look to technological advancements for more efficient and quicker transportation, we face questions beyond what is simply possible. We also grapple with what modes of transport are sustainable and accessible and what new technologies can mean for infrastructure.

To learn more about what emerging technologies and their implications for sustainable transportation may mean for transporting people and freight, join us for a panel with transportation experts.

Event Details

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm, Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Cindy Pritzker Auditorium (lower level), 400 South State Street, Chicago, IL 60605.

Parking and Transportation

The Harold Washington Center is easily accessible by most CTA trains and multiple bus lines. For detailed travel information visit www.transitchicago.com or call the Travel Information Center at 1-888-YOUR-CTA or 1-888-CTA-TTY1 (TTY). For parking options, please visit https://www.chipublib.org/plan-your-visit-to-hwlc/parking-near-hwlc/.

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We are dedicated to providing an inclusive environment for everyone. Please respect diversity in individuals and in cultures.