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Category: FREAK SPEAK


Welcome To The New GRIDSMART Website

Good day all. Wow! It has been an amazing year, and it’s only June. We have evolved from the generic handle “Aldis” (in reverence to Arthur Cyril Webb Aldis, an inventor of visual signaling devices) to GRIDSMART® Technologies, Inc., or GRIDSMART. Our esteemed users had their 1.5 billionth vehicle pass through a GRIDSMART controlled intersection in one of twenty-two countries. And […]

Traffex 2015

GRIDSMART was an exhibiting company at Traffex 2015, which was held on April 21-23 at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, UK. We had the opportunity to discuss our “See More. Spend Less” approach to traffic management.

GRIDSMART Technology Can Prevent Pedestrian Fatalities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 12, 2015 CONTACT: Lauren Jochum GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc. (865) 466-3860 lauren.jochum@gridsmart.co GRIDSMART Technology Can Prevent Pedestrian Fatalities KNOXVILLE, Tenn.—As communities are being called by U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx to improve pedestrian and bicycle transportation safety in their communities through the “Mayors’ Challenge for Safer People and Safer Streets,” a Knoxville, Tennessee based company has […]

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Mismatched Bookends? Not So Fast

At INTERSECT16, I defined what the GRIDSMART Man is when we recognized Tim Smith with J.O. Herbert Co., Inc. as the Ultimate GRIDSMART Man for 2016. The GRIDSMART Man is not always a bloke, the GRIDSMART Man might be a doyenne, because the essence of the GRIDSMART Man...

What is at the Heart of a Smart City?

Some say connectivity is the heart of a Smart City; others say government and many point to technology as the heart of a Smart City. The very wise say that citizens are the heart of a Smart City. I agree with the latter, but if I think about the first thing a Smart...

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RETURNING 2021

After much deliberation, and with much remorse, GRIDSMART has decided to cancel INTERSECT this year. The safety of our employees, distributors and customers is of utmost importance.