DSRC Industry Consortium

November 04, 2005 11:48 ET

Industry Consortium Set to Unveil Results of Unprecedented Technology Collaboration among Competitors

SAN FRANCISCO--(CCNMatthews - Nov 4, 2005) -

Group Tapped by the U.S. Department of Transportation to Develop Wireless Communication System

WHO: Martin Capper, MARK IV Industries President
Brian Patno, Raytheon Vice President HTMS Business Development
Norbert Dawalibi, Sirit Inc. President and CEO
Dick Schnacke, TransCore V.P. of Industry Relations

WHAT: The United States will host the 12th World Congress on
Intelligent Transport Systems in San Francisco with industry
leaders showcasing groundbreaking wireless communications
development work. The Dedicated Short-Range Communications
(DSRC) Industry Consortium, just 17 months after it agreed to
band together to complete the standards and build prototypes
under contract to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT),
will unveil a critical milestone in the envisioned
vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-roadside communications
system, expected to dramatically alter the scope of safety
services provided to motorists.

WHEN: Monday, Nov. 7, 2005, 12:15 p.m.

WHERE: Press Room / Media Briefing Room #113 Moscone Convention
Center, San Francisco

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