Virtual Driving Assessment Conference: July 21–23, 2021

The next International Driving Symposium on Human Factors in Driver Assessment, Training, and Vehicle Design will be virtual due to COVID-19. Despite being virtual, Driving Assessment will continue to offer a specialty experience of focused research from professionals and from students—the next generation of transportation leaders.

Join us for a series of 90-minute meetings over three days featuring two keynote presentations and a student session.


Wednesday, July 21, 3 p.m. GMT (11 a.m. ET)
Keynote speaker on Zoom
Dr. Trent Victor
Director of Safety Research and Best Practices

Thursday, July 22, 3 p.m. GMT (11 a.m. ET)
Keynote speaker on Zoom
Professor Marieke Martens
Automated Driving & Human Interaction Professor
Eindhoven University of Technology



Friday, July 23, 3 p.m. GMT (11 a.m. ET)
Honda Student Session on Gather
Students to submit a three-page, detailed abstract of their research.
Papers will be peer-reviewed. 
Selected students will provide three-minute presentations with three slides.
Top papers will be chosen for the Honda Awards. Best overall paper will receive $500. Two honorable mentions will receive $250.
Submit paper here
More student session information here

Deadline to submit (extended):
Friday, June 25, 2021, 11:59 p.m. ET


Regular registration - $125
Student registration - $75
More registration information

Thank you to our 2021 sponsor!


2022 event

Driving Assessment will return to our normal in-person programming at the Semiahmoo Resort in Blaine, Washington, in July 2022. More details coming soon!

Contact us for more information about sponsorship opportunities.