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Dr Daniel Ruiz

Chief Executive Officer
Meridian
Daniel Ruiz joined Meridian Mobility UK Ltd as CEO in January 2018, leading the UK’s £100 million connected and autonomous vehicle (CAV) programme. Meridian is the UK’s hub for testing and development of CAV, established in September 2017 with funding from industry and Government to accelerate the uptake of CAV technologies and to exploit their social and economic potential. Meridian is currently channelling £100m of matched funding into infrastructure and associated projects which will form the core of Testbed UK: an integrated, comprehensive testing ecosystem for CAV and their environments. Meridian is responsible for scoping and overseeing the ecosystem. Ruiz joined Meridian from Dynniq UK Ltd, where he was Managing Director. There, he led a 500-strong team tackling traffic challenges on the road networks in the UK and Ireland by developing, installing and maintaining a number of technology-based solutions.
Dr Daniel Ruiz
Sessions
 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Collaboration and Partnership

Effective transport development is only going to come from improved collaboration and partnership between public and private sector and between private sector organisations. How can we achieve this, what opportunities does this unlock and what best practice do we have from around the world?

  1. Towards sustainable mobility: BP’s journey

  2. Working together for connected and autonomous vehicle

  3. On tap not on top: how London is ensuring that technology and new providers make the city better and more liveable

    • Q&A 

Dr Daniel Ruiz
Chief Executive Officer
Meridian