October 3, 2017
open to the public
210 S Dubuque St. Iowa City, IA 52240


John R. Hughes Lecture Series Presents: Technology Driving the Future

Come join us for a panel discussion on automated vehicles and the future of driverless machines on October 3, from 5-7pm at the Sheraton Hotel

This program is cosponsored by Hills Bank and Trust Company and is named for the late John R. Hughes, former president of the bank. John R. Hughes was instrumental in helping the company grow throughout the Iowa City and Cedar Rapids area, thus becoming a model of entrepreneurship and prosperity.

Speakers Include:

  • Hugh Ekberg: Chief Operating Officer and Group President at CRST International
  • Dr. Daniel McGehee: Director, National Advanced Driving Simulator; Associate Professor of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering at University of Iowa
  • Joe Buckner: Project Manager at AutonomouStuff, LLC
  • Terence Pickett: Manager of Advanced Engineering at John Deere
  • Moderator: Tom Banta, Director, Strategic Growth at Iowa City Area Development Group

Please RSVP by October 1. This event is free to attend!