Newswise — The following experts from Arizona State University are available to discuss the self-driving Uber crash in Tempe, Arizona. To schedule a live or pre-recorded television interview in ASU’s professional recording studio, contact [email protected].


Mahmud Farooque (Based in Washington, D.C.)

Available to discuss science and innovation policy

Clinical Associate Professor, Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes

Faculty, School for the Future of Innovation in Society


[email protected]


Thaddeus R. Miller

Available to discuss technology policy and infrastructure design

Assistant Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society

Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Institute of Sustainability


[email protected]


Andrew D. Maynard

Available to discuss technology risks

Director, Risk Innovation Lab

Chair, Master of Science and Technology Policy 

Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society


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Nancy Cooke

Available to discuss how humans and autonomous vehicles co-exist

Professor and Program Chair, Human Systems Engineering

Science Director, Cognitive Engineering Research Institute


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Ashraf Gafar

Available to discuss technology trends and vulnerabilities

Director, Human-Computer Intelligence Lab 

Assistant Professor, Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering

[email protected]



Subbarao Kambhampatti

Available to discuss applications of artifical intelligence, including autonomous vehicles

Professor, School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering 

President, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence

[email protected]