Economic impacts plus jobs and investment will drive public policy interest and private sector enthusiasm to pursue the adoption of AV’s in the shortest time horizon. This webinar reviews international research, applicability to Australia and suggests a proposed pathway forward to understand economic impacts in Australia.

Consensus on timing and take-up rates for AV’s will underpin policy settings for constitution of change, infrastructure investment and regulatory frameworks.


Brian Haratsis, Founder and Executive Chairman at Macroplan Dimasi

Brian is an economist and strategic planner. His work includes major projects (QV) key sectors (retail, car sales etc) and strategic economic advice. He has provided economic advice in relation to Plan Melbourne, Darwin Region Plan, Sydney Metropolitan Strategy and recently published Destructive Cities which canvases the introduction of AV’s.