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2013 GHSA Annual Meeting
Highway Safety & Technology:
Safely Navigating the Road Ahead

San Diego, California | August 25 - 28

Highlights | Agenda | Hotel & Travel | Sponsorship | Exhibit

Meeting Highlights

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Opening General Session Speaker: Ron Medford

Ron Medford
Ron Medford

Don't miss the Opening General Session on Monday morning to learn about the safety implications of Google's self-driving car.

We'll hear from Ron Medford, Google's Director of Safety for the Self-driving Car and former Deputy Administrator at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. A self-driving car will also be on display in the exhibit hall.

Tuesday General Session Speakers

Learn about the biggest technology challenges and opportunities relating to driver safety.

Deborah Hersman
Deborah Hersman

Deborah A.P. Hersman
NTSB Chairman Deborah Hersman is recognized as one of the nation's most visionary and passionate safety leaders who advocates for safety across all modes of transportation. Among her many initiatives, Chairman Hersman has focused attention and actions on the dangers of distracted driving.

Jeremy Anwyl
Jeremy Anwyl

Jeremy Anwyl
Jeremy Anwyl has served as Vice Chairman of, Inc. since December 2011. is an online resource for automotive information based in California.

Closing Luncheon Speaker: Mara Liasson

Mara Liasson
Mara Liasson
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Be sure to plan your schedule so you can attend the Closing Luncheon on Wednesday, August 28, featuring journalist and political pundit Mara Liasson.

Ms. Liasson is the national political correspondent for NPR and a regular contributor at FOX News. She will talk about how technology is changing the media and discuss her work in Washington. You won't want to miss this timely and thought-provoking presentation.

Special Guests Appearances

Kate Voegele
Kate Voegele
Kate Voegele
Courtney Force

Ford Drivng Skills for Life is pleased to bring two of its most prominent spokespersons to participate in the meeting. Singer-songwriter and actress Kate Voegele will share her musical talents with us during the Opening Reception. Professional Drag Racer Courtney Force will speak on reaching teens during one of the breakout workshop sessions.

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