John Sullivan started his career working for a technology start-up in southern California and eventually transitioned into the transportation industry where he became fascinated with emerging technologies like autonomous vehicles. His continued interest in technology lead him into the mapping industry where he could work with light detection and ranging systems first hand. John has done mobile lidar acquisition related to transportation, fiber optic networks, wireless 5G and autonomous vehicles. His focus is in applying technological approaches and systems to bring consistency, quality and savings to projects. He also hosts a weekly web show about autonomous vehicles, smart cities, 5G and fiber called AutonomousJohn.