1 #talkITS ISSUE 2 / SUMMER 2018 MICHIGAN DOT STRIVES TOWARD ZERO DEATHS WITH AUTOMATED VEHICLES By Kirk Steudle, MDOT THE FUTURE OF MOBILITY DEMANDS WE MAKETRANSPORTATION INVESTMENT A PRIORITY By Jill Ingrassia, AAA THE IMPORTANCE BEHIND THE ā€œVā€ ACRONYMS By Shailen Bhatt, ITS America INTRODUCING GRIDSMART INFORMATION SECURITY & THREAT INTELLIGENCE (ISTI) DIVISION p. 7, 26