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Conover to Receive SAE Delco Electronics Intelligent Transportation Systems Award

WARRENDALE, Pa., Oct. 28, 2005 - Gerald Conover Gerald Conover, managing director of PRC Associates, has been selected to receive the 2005 SAE Delco Electronics Intelligent Transportation Systems Award. Conover will be presented the award at the SAE World Congress in Detroit, Mich., April 3-6, 2006.

This award recognizes the profound impact of Intelligent Transportation Systems in the mobility industry.  It was established in 1996 to honor an individual or team whose outstanding technical accomplishments demonstrate the advanced use of ITS.

Conover is the founder of PRC Associates, a consulting firm that advises on matters of product, technology and corporate management to firms and agencies in the intelligent transportation systems and services community. Before founding PRC, Conover worked for 32 years at Ford Motor Company, where he was manager of product and technology analysis within Ford’s Global Business Development operations.

Conover is active in numerous professional organizations including SAE International, the Intelligent Transportation Society of America and the board and organizing committee for the ITS World Congress.  He holds bachelor's and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering from the  University  of  Michigan.