July 28 -- The Office of the Secretary of Transportation (OST) invites public comment on the document, Pathways to the Future of Transportation. The pathways document is intended to help readers understand the purposes of the Non-Traditional and Emerging Transportation Technology (NETT) Council and its methods of operation; the principles informing the Department policies in transformative technologies; the high-level overview of the framework for non-traditional and emerging technologies; how the NETT Council will engage with innovators and entrepreneurs to enhance the Nation's transportation system; and the next steps of the NETT Council. The pathways document is available at https://www.transportation.gov/nettcouncil
The USDOT views the pathways document as laying the groundwork for emerging transportation technologies. To ensure that future work and next iterations are helpful and directly address the concerns of stakeholders, the USDOT is seeking public comments on the document and the next steps for the NETT Council. The Department plans to use any significant comments to inform the future work and direction of the Council.
FR notice: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/07/28/2020-16317/request-for-comment-non-traditional-and-emerging-transportation-technology-council-non-traditional