Society of Automotive Engineers 2010 Barry D. McNutt Award for Excellence in Automotive Policy Analysis
Dan Santini, senior economist at Argonne and member of the Transportation Technology R&D Center, has won the Barry D. McNutt Award for Excellence in Automotive Policy Analysis.
This award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the development of improved federal automotive policy. Government
policy is an increasingly important and complex
influence on the ability of the mobility community to
serve humanity. Through this award, SAE recognizes
the importance of sound policy analysis and inspires
members of the mobility community in government,
industry and elsewhere to strive for excellence.
This award also recognizes Barry D. McNutt for his
contributions to rational and effective public policy
and to encourage others to strive to advance the
ability of government and industry to serve the public
good. His contributions reflected his conviction that
effective public policy must be firmly grounded not
only in the reality of the problems to be solved but
also in the economic and technical reality of the
Established in 2004, this award is administered
by the McNutt Award Board and consists of
an engraved memento presented at the SAE
Santini's other honors in 2010 include the Barry McNutt award for best paper and being selected an Earth2Tech Top 15 Connected Car Influencers.