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Rob Fischer is president of GTiMA and a technology and policy advisor to Mandli Communications. Both GTiMA and Mandli Communications work with national, international and regional authorities to advance smart city standards, policies, and best practices.
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Rob Fischer is the Interim Executive Director of the Megaregion Autonomous Vehicle Research Coalition (MAVRC) and an Associate Editor of the SAE International Journal of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles. Rob is also President of GTiMA and a Technology and Policy Advisor to Mandli Communications. Both GTiMA and Mandli work with national, international and regional authorities to advance smart city standards, policies, and best practices - especially as they relate to the future of mobility. Rob holds a master's in urban and regional planning from the University of Wisconsin in Madison and a master's in software engineering from Cal State Fullerton.

Recent Posts

Blog post
January 14, 2019, 2pm PST
Maybe, just maybe, Trump might also be willing to consider the decaying condition of U.S. infrastructure a matter of national security. And if Congress played along, perhaps we'd get a 2019 Infrastructure bill. That's how Eisenhower did it.
Robert Fischer
Blog post
October 7, 2018, 7am PDT
As cities swell and car use soars, U.S. cities should take note of some bold, even radical, emissions-reducing policies being deployed around Europe.
Robert Fischer
August 31, 2018, 6am PDT
When it comes to planning for transformative technologies like autonomous vehicles, urban planners – whose job it is to project and prioritize transportation investments – have fallen behind and the consequences could be severe.
Wisconsin Autonomous Vehicle Proving Ground