Steve Marshall, Executive Director, Center for Advanced Transportation & Energy Solutions, “The Future of Transportation: Smarter, Safer, Greener & Faster”
The Center for Advanced Transportation and Energy Solutions (CATES) is a Seattle-based think tank. Its Executive Director, Steve Marshall, is a former utility executive and utility chief legal counsel, with extensive experience in both the public and private utility sectors. He has been a leading advocate in moving from oil to electricity in transportation and other advanced transportation technologies, known as ACES (Automated, Connected, Electric and Shared).
Steve regularly writes and speaks on advanced transportation technologies. He is a co‑author of “Plug-in Electric Vehicles,” published by the Brooking Institute, and of the book “Road Vehicle Automation,” on the combination of automated, connected, and electric vehicles. He organized and moderated a series of conferences at Microsoft that become known as “Beyond Oil,” and most recently organized and moderated a conference last December at Meydenbauer Center on Advanced Transportation Technologies.
Steve is a graduate of the University of Washington and Harvard Law School.