Sleep Health & Safety Conference 2015

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Taking Control of Our Roadways

Drowsy driving is deadly. It’s an issue in flux, with new automobile technologies – and subsequent regulations and standards – frequently introduced.  

Our 2015 Sleep Health & Safety Conference will stand apart from typical forums on drowsy driving – offering a truly progressive look at the issue. Expert speakers will connect driver behavior, state-of-the-art automobile technology and prospective legislation to cultivate our ultimate goal: actionable policy, accordant with new technology, to save lives.

Attendees Will Learn:

  • How auto manufacturers are deploying autonomous driving features in new models
  • What states, regulatory bodies and advocacy groups are doing about fall-asleep crashes and the challenges presented by new auto technology
  • What steps are being taken to educate drivers about the risks of drowsy driving 

Who Should Attend:

  • Transportation safety professionals in government & industry
  • Policy makers and professionals
  • Congressional staff
  • Agency staff (i.e., US Department of Transportation)
  • Sleep researchers and clinicians
  • Sleep advocates
  • Transportation safety advocates
  • Auto manufacturers


Friday, November 6, 2015
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM ET 


Hilton McLean Tysons Corner
International Ballroom C
7920 Jones Branch Drive
McLean, VA 22102
Map of Dining Options In and Around the Hotel

Keynote Speaker:

The Honorable  Mark R. Rosekind , PhD, Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)