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Café Inquiry – Autonomous Vehicles: When Are They Coming and What Can We Expect? (Grand Rapids)

Sunday, January 26, 2020
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Schuler Books & Music
2660 28th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512 United States

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Organized by:
Dennis Gaymer
Phone: 616-690-4243
Email: cafeinquiry-grandrapids@centerforinquiry.org


Café Inquiry is a casual event starting with a short 10-15 minute introduction of the day’s topic followed by open discussion. At 12:00pm we will break for coffee/brunch and a chance to socialize.

This week’s topic is: Autonomous Vehicles: When Are They Coming and What Can We Expect?

How much longer will it be before we have fully autonomous vehicles and what can we expect when they finally arrive? Attendees can familiarize themselves with the subject by reviewing the content below:

The Evolution of Autonomous Vehicles from protiviti.com.

The Transition to Self-Driving Cars May Be Bumpier Than You Think from nbcnews.com

Pros and Cons of Self-Driving Cars from get.tech blogs

Members are welcome to propose and schedule a topic which would be of interest toward establishing a secular society based on science, reason, freedom of inquiry, and humanist values. Please contact us if you have a topic that you would like to discuss at an upcoming Café Inquiry.

Café Inquiry (Grand Rapids) meets on the second and fourth Sundays of each month.

To find the group go to studio located in the back right corner of the bookstore (not the café).

Food & Beverages are available for purchase.

CFI MI values the full participation for all attendees at our events, including individuals with disabilities, in accordance with our Event Culture and Expectations Policy. Requests for reasonable accommodation may be made by contacting the event host at least three days prior to the event.

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