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Katherine Sheriff

Katherine is a Washington DC attorney at Davis Wright Tremaine, where she leads the Mobility and Transportation Group. She devotes her legal practice to identifying areas of opportunity and potential challenges in emerging technology sectors, particularly in the dynamic fields of autonomous vehicles and artificial intelligence across state, federal and international jurisdictions. She also serves as co-chair of the Federal Communications Bar Association (Tech Bar) Connected and Autonomous Vehicles Committee.

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AV testing: assessing your product development calculus

Autonomous vehicle testing is critical to product development for OEMs, software developers and cloud companies hosting the vast amounts of data generated. What factors should be considered when selecting an autonomous vehicle testing ground? This discussion outlines a proposed calculus for companies to capitalize on industry disruption, informed by legal frameworks developing at state, federal and international levels.