Autonomous driving is at the cusp of transforming and redefining the boundaries of the automotive industry. By 2020, nearly 250 million cars will be connected to the Internet and by 2030, one in seven cars will have level-3 automation or higher. By 2035, the core market for self-driving vehicles is expected to reach USD560bn. In this session, we will look at the sustainability of the market growth, the forces shaping the growth of the autonomous vehicles industry, its trajectory and examine some of the barriers to autonomous vehicles adoption, such as regulatory, supply-chain and infrastructure.
1:00 PM Topic 2: Predicting the Future of Autonomous Driving Legislation and its Impact on the Automotive Industry
Forward-thinking regulatory and progressive legislative support from the government is crucial for the successful roll-out of autonomous vehicles. This roundtable will focus on what OEMs, passengers and other industry stakeholders can and should expect from future legislation and also discuss the impact of autonomous vehicles on driving laws, manufacturing and development.
- Examining the shortcomings of the current regulatory framework in Asia to support successful autonomous vehicles adoption
- Discussing the possibility of a standardized regulatory framework for autonomous vehicles