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Ground robots are coming – This step can help keep streets safe

A Starship delivery robot waits to cross an intersection as it drives itself to deliver food amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Fairfax, Virginia, U.S., May 15, 2020.   REUTERS/Julio-Cesar Chavez - RC27RG902W0P

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Tim Dawkins
Project Lead, Automotive and Autonomous Mobility, World Economic Forum
Michelle Avary
VP, Government Affairs and Product Strategy, Einride
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