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Latest issue of UMTRI Research Review: Thinking globally

June 18, 2011

The latest issue of the UMTRI Research Review is now available. Newsletter highlights include the following:

Thinking Globally
U-M students work with UMTRI to design a low-cost child restraint for use in developing countries.

Understanding India's Automotive Industry
India's strong economic outlook is creating significant opportunities for the automotive industry, according to speakers at an UMTRI conference in April.

Sustainable Worldwide Transportation
Safety, environmental, economic, and social issues related to road transportation are among the topics addressed by the Sustainable Worldwide Transportation consortium.

2011 M-CASTL Transportation Research and Education Conference
The Michigan Center for Advancing Safe Transportation throughout the Lifespan (M-CASTL) hosted its fourth annual conference.

Steudle named chair of UMTRI External Advisory Board
Kirk T. Steudle, director of the Michigan Department of Transportation, was elected as chair of UMTRI's External Advisory Board.

Also in this issue are recent UMTRI publications and upcoming conferences and events.