National Press Club

NPC Luncheon with Christopher Hart

June 30, 2016

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Run time: 60 minutes

National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Christopher Hart addressed the role of automation in preventing transportation accidents and will apply lessons learned in aviation to the development of self-driving cars at a National Press Club luncheon June 30, 2016.

Hart talked about new technology in transportation with special emphasis on self-driving cars and how lessons from past investigation experience can help to prevent accidents.

Hart has served as NTSB chairman since April 2014. Before a long career at NTSB, Hart was a deputy director for air traffic safety oversight at the Federal Aviation Administration.