CGA Looks to the Future with Autonomous Vehicle Expert

We are proud to announce that Ariel Wolf, will be our lunch keynote speaker on Monday, April 24 at CGA23. Ariel leads Venable’s Autonomous and Connected Mobility group and is General Counsel to the Autonomous Vehicle Industry Association (AVIA).

As lead of Venable’s Autonomous and Connected Mobility group, Ariel counsels clients facing complex legal and policy issues at the intersection of automation, electrification, connectivity, data privacy, and cybersecurity. Ariel is a recognized thought leader who works closely with vehicle manufacturers, technology companies, advanced equipment suppliers, and software developers to navigate the emerging landscape being transformed by autonomous vehicles (AVs) and mobility technology.

Ariel’s legal work includes serving as general counsel to the Autonomous Vehicle Industry Association (AVIA), the nation’s leading coalition of AV developers, to advance federal, state, and international regulatory priorities for the AV industry. He is a seasoned advocate who represents clients before agencies that include the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.

Ariel has testified before the U.S. Congress and across the country on autonomous and connected vehicle legislation and is frequently quoted by national media outlets on transportation developments. Ariel is a member of Venable’s Privacy Group and his work has been recognized by Legal 500.

Thank you to Chart Industries for sponsoring our 2023 Keynote Speaker.

What Else is Going on at CGA23?

Golf Tournament
Ranked, one of the Best Golf Resorts in The Americas, Golf Digest 2021 and Top 100 Golf Resorts in North America, Golf Magazine 2020, join us Sunday for our Annual Golf Tournament on the Legends Course at Omni La Costa.

Young and Emerging Professionals Showcase
Members aged 45 or younger, or new to their role, are invited to join their peers for a committee showcase by the pool. Talk to committee leaders and learn more about each committees’ mission and projects.

Industry Panel: Hydrogen
Hear from CGA and your fellow members about the Safe Hydrogen Project, the current landscape of hydrogen, and what the future holds for our industry. Space is limited so register early!

Safety Awards Banquet
Join us as we recognize personnel safety, fleet safety, environmental excellence, and individuals who have played a significant role in supporting our association.

…and so much more!

Don’t miss all our amazing receptions, yoga, beach day, our annual 5K run/walk, Young and Emerging Professionals lunch, and of course, committee meetings.

Early registration closes March 20, 2023. CGA23 is for CGA members and invited guests only.