Rita Excell | Executive Director
Australia and New Zealand Driverless Vehicle Initiative (ADVI)

Rita Excell, Executive Director, Australia and New Zealand Driverless Vehicle Initiative (ADVI)

Since 2016 Rita has held the role of the Executive Director of the Australia and New Zealand Driverless Vehicle Initiative (ADVI) where she is responsible for delivering ADVI?s contribution to the safe and successful introduction of driverless vehicle technologies into Australia and New Zealand. Rita has overseen the growth of the ADVI partnerships from 25 partners in 2015 to over 150 partners and growing today. Rita is a qualified Civil Engineer with over 20 years? experience across transport planning and road safety servicing the private sector, research industry and local government. She remains the Technical Leader for the Australian Road Research Board?s South Australian office, where she oversees a team of senior researchers working across a wide range of transport-related projects. Rita has been invited to be an expert contributor to Connected and Automated Vehicle steering groups across Australia, New Zealand, United States, Singapore and Canada. As the key spokesperson for ADVI Rita has delivered keynote addresses on the topic across the globe and has met with all levels of governments and their agencies in Australia


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