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Communication, Collaboration, Consensus


The Connected Vehicle Trade Association (CVTA) is a non-profit business league established to facilitate the interaction, and advance the interests, of the entities involved in the vehicle communication environment. The Connected Vehicle Trade Association enables the collaboration of companies, organizations, and governmental bodies engaged in developing bidirectional vehicle communications. Membership is open to any corporation (except automakers), public entities, standards and specification organizations, educational institutions and qualified individuals.

Our Vision is to Create:

  • A vibrant economy surrounding the products and services that arise when the vehicle can interact with the external environment
  • Increased opportunity and an enhanced ability for participants to access opportunities in the Connected Vehicle space
  • Solid architectural and implementation consensus across all elements of the public and private Connected Vehicle value chain

Our Mission is to:

  • Promote and educate the industry relative to the value of Connected Vehicle services and the adoption of feasible technical and organizational approaches
  • Provide means to link industry participants to foster business development and technical exchange
  • Facilitate consensus among all connected vehicle industry participants
  • Support creation and execution of Connected Vehicle concept and deployment projects

Our Objectives are to:

  • Facilitate the engagement, collaboration and consensus building required to leverage resources, refine technological approaches, improve safe vehicle operation and advance business opportunities
  • Provide a robust and useful means of testing, evaluating, and demonstrating the enabling technologies, and provide a unified and trusted voice to communicate this information equitably and universally
  • Participate in industry activities as ambassadors to promote Connected Vehicle concept and market
  • Provide web based registry and program support for industry, organizational and governmental participants

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