7th International Symposium on Naturalistic Driving Research

August 28-30, 2018

Blacksburg, VA USA

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The National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence (NSTSCE) at Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) will host the Seventh International Symposium on Naturalistic Driving Research (NDRS 2018) in Blacksburg, Virginia on August 28-30, 2018.


Agenda posted.
June 12, 2018 - A working agenda with session titles, dates, and times has been posted.
Keynote speakers announced.
June 1, 2018 - The keynote speakers for the symposium will be Russell Neudorf, Deputy Minister of Transportation for the Government of the Northwest Territories, Canada, and Dr. Thomas Dingus, director of VTTI.
NDRS and Workshop registration now open!
May 2, 2018 - Register today for the 7th International Symposium on Naturalistic Driving Research! VTTI will host a Driver Impairment Workshop following the Symposium. Workshop space is limited so register early!

Important Dates

  • Monday, July 23, 2018
    Deadline for regular registration
  • Monday, August 27, 2018
    Free evening tour of Smart Road facilities, including the new expansions
  • Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 8am-7pm
    Symposium followed by reception with poster presentations
  • Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 8am-5pm
  • Thursday, August 30, 2018, 8:30am-3pm
    Driver Impairment Workshop