Valerie Shuman

Senior Expert

Valerie Shuman

Ms. Shuman has been involved with the telematics industry since its inception, leading the establishment of new wireless and automotive telematics communities and technology standards.

Ms. Shuman currently serves as Vice President, Industry Programs for the Connected Vehicle Trade Association (CVTA), an international, non-profit trade association. She previously served as Executive Director of Corporate Strategy for Ygomi and its five subsidiaries providing software, helpdesk, automotive telematics & business process outsourcing.

She has also held leadership roles at SEI, an IT professional services firm; and NAVTEQ (now HERE), a digital map content provider.

Ms. Shuman has authored numerous papers for MIT Press, Transportation Research Board, World Road Association, and numerous industry journals.  She is named on four patents related to in-vehicle computing.