Adrian Pearmine holds a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering with a focus on Transportation from University of Washington. For over 20 years he has been combining his background in transportation technology with his telecommunications experience to help deliver smarter solutions to the problems that our cities face. Adrian was the author of the chapter on Connected and Autonomous Vehicles in the 2017 book, Internet of Things and Data Analytics Handbook. He helped coordinate the Portland region’s response to the Smart Cities Challenge, a $50M+ USDOT lead initiative aimed at building Smarter Cities transportation solutions.