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GDOT Commissioner Russell McMurry delivered the keynote address. Using the meeting Star Wars theme, he looked back the role intelligent transportation systems have played over the past 20 years improving the safety and efficiency of Georgia’s roadways and the future of ITS programs at GDOT.
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GDOT Commissioner Russell McMurry visits with attendees prior to the opening of the 2016 Intelligent Transportation Society of Georgia Annual Meeting and Expo, September 26, 2016.
Grant Farnsworth, Utah DOT, Traffic Signal Performance
Tony Hendon, ARCADIS, Developing and Implementing an Effective Asset Management Program for Transportation
Billy Bachman, Westat, Travel Time Reliability
Stephen Novosad, HNTB – Overview of the Tampa Hillborough Expressway Connected Vehicle Pilot Program
Greg Krueger, HNTB – Smart Cities and Dedicated Short-Range Communication for Connected Vehicles
Suzanne Murtha, Atkins – On the Nature of the Future of Transportation
Mark Demidovich, GDOT – Georgia Express Lanes
Jackie Kawa and Tim Brandsetter, Kimley Horn – Renovating ITS Operations in Macomb County, MI
Faye DiMassimo, City of Atlanta – Renew Atlanta Smart City & North Avenue Corridor
Greg Morris with the Federal Highway Administration moderated this session looking at data management and traveler information
RJ Surgi, AECOM, Esteban Carrillo and Sam Harris (L) GDOT – RTOP Update, This is
Tom Udell and Nick O’Day CH2M Hill – City of Johns Creek Johns Creek Partnership with Waze
Andrew Heath, GDOT – GDOT Future Plans
Kevin Powell and Bryan Taylor Verizon Wireless – Verizion’s Future Communications to support ITS
Patrick McGowan, ITS America Board – ITS America Update
Mike Holt, President ITS Georgia – Conference wrap-up
Marc Start, Conference Chair
Grant Waldrop, Technical Program Committee Chair
Bayne Smith, Sponsorship Coordinator
Yancy Bachmann, Exhibitor Coordinator
Winter Horbal, Networking Reception Coordinator
Bill Wells, Registration & Website Support
Jeff Legg, Golf Outing Coordinator
Travis Hurt, Registration Table Coordinator
Farrah Glasgow, Raffle Prize Coordinator
Ken Keena, Audio/Visual Support
Scott Mohler, Conference Support
Click on the exhibit hall map to learn more about our exhibitors
360 Network Solutions
American Signal Company
ASCO Surge Protection
Bosch Security Systems
Southern Lighting and Traffic Systems
SWARCO Traffic Americas
Transportation Control Systems
Applied Information has 6 core areas of expertise currently available, and more on the way. We apply our methodology and technology to these markets and use Glance, our software platform, to create value for our clients.
Transportation and Intersection Systems
Engineered Vehicle Solutions
Mining and Construction Solutions
Pedestrian Safety Solutions
Temple, Inc., located in Decatur, Alabama, is a family-owned company that’s been serving the Southeast for over 50 years. Temple, Inc. continues to be a pioneer in the vast innovation and distribution of product solutions necessary to support applications from the stand-alone intersection to State-wide control of traffic systems. Throughout its history, Temple, Inc. has been, and remains, committed to matching products and services to customer requirements. Temple, Inc. has developed the right relationships with industry leaders who bring the very best Intelligent Transportation Systems, communications, infrastructure design, and product technologies to market to meet your ever-changing requirements. Now in its fourth generation, Temple, Inc. works diligently to maintain your trust and reputation as a comprehensive solution provider for all things regarding Intelligent Transportation.
Contact: Winter Horbel
Web Site: www.temple-inc.com
EtherWAN Systems, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of Hardened Ethernet, PoE, and Fiber connectivity products specifically designed for harsh and demanding environments. Founded in 1996 in Irvine CA, EtherWAN specializes in the designing and manufacturing of Ethernet Switches, Media Converters, Ethernet Extenders and Power over Ethernet products for applications where connectivity is crucial. With our core focus on Ethernet connectivity for extreme environments with stringent requirements product reliability and quality are top priority. EtherWAN’s product development, engineering, manufacturing and quality assurance processes are structured to push the limits of stated specifications resulting in products that continually exceed expectations. Our goal is to provide quality reliable products for extreme applications, markets, and environments.
Contact: Jessica Yang
Web Site: www.etherwan.com
Advanced Protection Technologies (APT) manufactures transient overvoltage surge protective devices (SPDs). APT offers AC voltage and data line SPDs for almost every application below 5kV. APT is privately held offering flexibility with fast response. APT operates out of its Clearwater, FL factory having worldwide reach. In addition to high performing, safe products, APT specializes in OEM relationships for the supply of SPDs, including brand-labeling and specialty services. Whether dealing with the Consulting Engineer, the supply chain, our OEM partners or the end user, our goal is to build long term mutually productive relationships through our commitment to service.
Named one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies, Miovision’s mission is to provide the foundation for tomorrow’s smart cities by reinventing the way traffic intersections are managed today. For the past 10 years, Miovision’s innovations in traffic signal planning and operations have made it possible for cities to improve the transportation experience for drivers, cyclists and pedestrians. Miovision serves over 13,000 municipalities worldwide.
Contact: Andrew Moore
Web Site: www.miovision.com
Bosch Security Systems is a leading global supplier of security, safety, and communications products and systems. With a full line up of NTCIP PTZ cameras, video management systems and analytics; Bosch is well positioned to provide security and surveillance in the most challenging environments.
Contact: Jeff Fields
Tel. (315) 310-1133
The SWARCO Group offers a market-leading program in the fields of urban and interurban traffic management, including energy-saving LED traffic lights, intersection control, adaptive control of traffic flows, highway and tunnel guidance systems, and LED-based street lighting. Priority for public transport, parking guidance, state-of-the-art traffic telematics software and communication solutions as well as numerous services (installation, maintenance, project management) complement our portfolio. SWARCO is well known as manufacturer and supplier of the full range of retroreflective road marking systems which include highly innovative and robust glass beads for perfect nighttime visibility of stripings. Road marking application know-how, consultancy and on-site services are an integral part of our customer-oriented partnership approach.
Contact: Matt Huning
Web Site: www.swarco.com
CohuHD™ is a leading manufacturer of high-definition video surveillance camera systems designed for the performance requirements associated with critical infrastructure applications. CohuHD solutions integrate the latest high-definition video imaging and compression technologies into our ruggedized camera products. CohuHD is a high-value, solutions provider for monitoring in the most critical, sensitive environments. We focus on providing the most reliable, rugged, outdoor PTZ cameras in the market. For more than 50 years, we have manufactured in the U.S.A. the most reliable, rugged video cameras available.
Contact: Bonnie Bird
Web Site: www.cohuhd.com
Control Technologies of Central Florida, Inc. has been active in the Traffic Control Systems arena, including ITS applications for over 20 years. We have designed and manufactured over 20,000 Traffic Control Enclosures throughout the U.S. and we are an active importer of European Traffic Technology including Video Detection, Red Light Enforcement and Video Compression / Transmission.
Contact: Mike Day
Web Site: www.cttraffic.com
Working with ITS Engineers and designers across the country, 360ns is able to provide a team of experts to overcome any obstacle and support a product offering featuring the latest technologies in Video Surveillance & Analytics, Industrial Networking, Wireless Communications, Data Collection, and Tolling applications.
We are your trusted provider of technology product lines and infrastructure solutions, backed by a solid guarantee, that we will support you until the job is done. Our mission is to be your trusted, preferred partner to supply, support, and service all your ITS Video, Communication, Data, and Tolling needs.
Contact: Billy Stalcup
Web Site: www.360ns.net
Wavetronix creates tools for intelligent transportation systems (ITS), including advanced radar sensors, power and communication solutions and data management appliances. Our innovative products and unmatched performance are changing the ITS industry and raising expectations for data detection, collection and management.
With a solid foundation in research and technology, Wavetronix is dedicated to increasing roadway efficiency and safety by providing traffic managers and engineers with solutions for enhanced data collection and analysis. Since its inception in 2000, Wavetronix has proven its leadership in the world ITS market by developing the most advanced technologies and then standing behind the quality of each product.
Contact: Stephanie Hoback
Web Site: www.wavetronix.com
Belden produces and sells a comprehensive portfolio of connectivity and networking products into a variety of markets, including industrial, enterprise, and broadcast. Belden people add value to its highly differentiated, high-performance products through unsurpassed design and engineering, manufacturing excellence and customer service. In conjunction with its partners, these core strengths enable Belden to create end-to-end signal transmission solutions that meet the most demanding standards for data, sound, and video applications.
Contact: Tami Healey
Web Site: www.belden.com
Headquartered in Cumming, GA, Southern Lighting and Traffic Systems (SLTS) provides high quality traffic control equipment and pole products to Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee and South Carolina. The SLTS team is a full service company that strives to offer excellent customer support while offering only the highest quality line of lighting and traffic systems products. We offer an array of services including in-house pole engineering, equipment stocking, delivery of product to job site, installation support and product training.
SLTS is proud to include Valmont, Stresscrete, Econolite, Safetran, Southern Manufacturing and Dialight as part of our main product lines. We also represent Campbell Pedestrian Push Buttons, and Reno A&E traffic signal cabinet components along with other quality traffic signal equipment and products. We carry a large inventory of all our products, allowing for quick delivery of equipment for installation and replacement.
We emphasize the use of continuing education, strong business relations and product instruction to continually grow and strengthen our resources. The years of training, experience and proven leadership allow us to provide our customers with the latest technology and high performance product lines available to our industry today.
Contact: Mark Zinn
Web Site: www.southernltg.com
American Signal Company (AMSIG) is a manufacturer of a comprehensive line of programmable changeable message sign products, both stationary and portable, suited to a variety of informational and traffic control applications. Additionally, AMSIG manufactures signs, signals, and systems for traffic control and congestion mitigation for situations or incidents that recur frequently or at cyclical intervals (i.e. reversible lane usage, school zone speed limits, weigh station operations, etc.).
Contact: Chris Holt
Web Site: www.amsig.com
TrafficVision software turns any traffic monitoring camera into an intelligent sensor. Specifically built for Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), TrafficVision monitors digitally encoded video streams of traffic cameras on highways to immediately detect incidents and continuously collect real-time traffic data.
Using existing camera infrastructure, TrafficVision helps traffic managers make proactive decisions based on immediate incident alerts that are visually verifiable, providing more information about what is happening on highways, bridges and tunnels.
TrafficVision helps organizations get more use out of their ITS investment, leveraging both existing and new video assets. By providing the information needed to reduce the impact of incidents and recurring congestion on highways, TrafficVision helps traffic managers provide safer and more efficient travel for the public.
Contact: Ray Keys
Web Site: www.trafficvision.com
Trafficware leads the traffic industry, building management infrastructure for the next generation of smart cities. The Trafficware 360° Solution provides:
Software tools needed to simulate and optimize traffic before deployment
Hardware to control traffic on the street
The central management system to collect data and manage agency-wide operations
Every day across North America, we advance quality of life and promote green initiatives by optimizing the flow of motorist and pedestrian traffic, expediting the arrival of emergency vehicles, and maintaining the schedule of transit vehicles.
Contact: Greg Freel
Web Site: www.trafficware.com
Transportation Control Systems has been a recognized leader in the manufacturing and distribution of high quality, technologically advanced traffic control products for over 35 years. Our sole mission is to our customers, providing them with the superior products and services they need to meet their goals. TCS offers an extensive line of products consisting of, controllers, signals, signs, specialty products, highly customizable ITS, ATC, UPS, NEMA, and Flasher detector cabinets, and more. Our commitment to our customers is our number one priority and why they have come to know and trust Transportation Control Systems for all their traffic control needs.
Contact: Eric Deason
Web Site: tcstraffic.com
Founded in 1986 in Rhode Island, SESA is a high quality ITS solution manufacturer focused on providing Dynamic Message Signs and retrofit packages to clients across the United States. Having recently relocated to new, larger facilities, we are proud to say that our signs are manufactured right here in the US and that we are fully equipped to meet our clients’ unique needs, accomplishing our core goal of delivering quality, innovative ITS products and customized solutions. Our experienced, expert technicians and engineers work diligently to fill the requirements of any project, whether it is a single sign, a more complex ITS system, or a situational, custom-tailored product solution.
Contact: Florian Tisiot
Web Site: www.sesamerica.com
Daktronics designs, manufactures, sells and services dynamic visual communication systems for customers worldwide. Daktronics has installed tens of thousands of scoreboards and display systems in more than 70 countries since our founding in 1968 and is recognized as a world leader in scoreboards, electronic displays and large screen video systems. We enjoy a strong reputation for delivering quality, reliable products, supported by top-notch service.
Contact: LeAnn Holler
Web Site: www.daktronics.com
HNTB is a multidisciplinary firm known and respected for our work in transportation, bridges, aviation, architecture, urban design and planning, environmental engineering, water and construction services. We serve our clients with integrity, technical excellence and a commitment to performance— providing quality work, on time, on budget and to the client's satisfaction. The HNTB Companies provide professional services in three primary markets—transportation, architecture and federal.
Contact: Ben Robinson
Web Site: www.hntb.com
Intelight Inc. manufactures and supplies innovative traffic management products including advanced traffic controllers, traffic control cabinets, smart signals, arterial systems masters, NTCIP compliant local software, and web-based central software systems. Our company's mission is to provide our customers with the highest quality and most innovative "state-of-the-art" technology along with exceptional service and cost-effectiveness.
Intelight manufactures and sells Advanced Traffic Controllers (ATC), 2070 Controllers, NTCIP-based software with local Web Server hosted Editor, and ITS cabinets. Intelight's traffic signals and controllers meet or exceed national ITS specifications and are Energy Star qualified. Additionally, Intelight develops industry leading local and central traffic controller software adhering to the latest industry standards.
Contact: Mike Clance
Web Site: www.intelight-its.com
Established in 2007 and headquartered in Norcross, Georgia, Utilicom Supply Associates, LLC is a stocking distributor of communication and utility products for the telephone, DOT, CATV, military, power/utility and water markets. We pride ourselves in making our customer’s job easier by keeping inventory on the shelves, and being able to supply that material at a moment’s notice. We know our contractor’s job never goes as planned, so we plan for the unexpected. Whatever the situation asks for, we will deliver. If we don’t have the answer, we will find it. If we don’t have the product, we will get it. Our sales force has over 50 years of experience in the industries we serve and are dedicated to advancing their knowledge every day.
Contact: Kelly Mears
Web Site: www.utilicomsupply.com