Anthony Barrs is an MBA candidate in the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley. His area of focus is design thinking, a process that helps reframe business challenges through the perspective of users. Prior to returning to school, Barrs worked in innovation, corporate strategy and management consulting.

Barrs and Baiyu Chen, a researcher at the university, developed the Hyperlane concept that allows autonomous vehicles to move at high speeds across existing infrastructure networks while distributing demand using a dynamic pricing structure. The Hyperlane concept was awarded first prize in the Infrastructure Vision 2050 Challenge at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in 2017.

March 6, 2018

How Emerging Technologies Could Transform Infrastructure

As one award-winning proposal demonstrates, there's much that could be done to get a lot more out of our existing transportation network.