Advanced Transportation Technology & Workforce Analysis
August 2016


Advanced transportation within Silicon Valley is much more than the production of electric vehicles and self-driving cars. The region’s value proposition is in enhancing transportation applications through integration, connectivity, and convergence of multiple disciplines and technology platforms. 

The advanced transportation industry within Silicon Valley is not principally focused on individual products or workers with narrow and static skills; the local advanced transportation story is one of systems development, integration, and innovation to enhance safety, mobility, and environmental stewardship.

This technology and workforce trend analysis highlights changes that are occurring in technology with an examination of likely developments in the near future. This information will be essential to determining where and how the future workforce of the electric- and connected-vehicle industry will be trained and employed.