UFTI students and faculty attended the Florida Automated Vehicles (FAV) Summit in Tampa, FL, on November 27-28, 2018. The conference addresses technologies, operations, and policy issues. Stephen Spana and Aschkan Omidvar, UFTI students, presented during the summit in the exhibitor/poster reception, and the Shark Tank competition, where students pitched research ideas to a panel of industry professionals. Spana won 3rd place in the poster competition. Dr. Clark Letter and Dr. Sanjay Ranka presented during the “Strategic Initiatives Around Connected Vehicles” session. Dr. Lily Elefteriadou presented in the Connected Vehicle Breakout Session on her presentation titled "Traffic Signal Control with Connected and Autonomous Vehicles in the Traffic Stream."