Robert Meade

Job title: 
Chief Operations Officer
Department: 
Partners for Advanced Transportation Technology
Bio/CV: 

Bob has a diverse background in the management of research and the implementation of new technologies. He has an undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering (Manhattan College) as well as a masters degree in Operations Research (NYU-Tandon School of Engineering); a masters degree in CIS (Baruch College [NYC -City University]) and an MBA (also from Baruch College). 

In the past he was involved in the development, deployment and commercialization of advanced electric energy systems, alternative fueled vehicles, tools for non-destructive testing, as well as a variety of risk management tools and techniques for pipeline networks. He has worked at a variety fo different organization - an Energy Utility, a R&D Consortium, two venture backed startups.

Specialties: Strategic Planning, Research Program Management, Project Management and Contract Management.

Research interests: 

 Development of a strategic plan for the deployment of connected and automated vehicle technologies in California.

Role: 

Contact

(510) 665-3513
Richmond Field Station, Bldg. 452, MC 3580