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What a Freak Believes

What a Freak Believes We believe in video. We believe video – done right – is simple, flexible and transparent. We believe video is the safest, most efficient way to manage intersections and highways while owning valuable data. My name is Bill Malkes. I am a founder and CEO of GRIDSMART®. These beliefs and the […]

Texas Highway Products Recognized by GRIDSMART

During the ITS America Annual Meeting, GRIDSMART recognized Texas Highway Products with the inaugural Secretary Mary E. Peters Award for Excellence. Mary Peters served as U.S. Secretary of Transportation from 2006 – 2009. As U.S. Secretary of Transportation, she led efforts to substantially improve transportation safety, improve the performance of the nation’s transportation system and develop […]

ITS America Annual Meeting

GRIDSMART® attended the Intelligent Transportation Society of America’s 25th Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA. The Annual Meeting focused on showcasing the safety benefits that emerging technologies can bring to the commuting public. The event drew an estimated 2,000 transportation officials, high-tech leaders and researchers who gathered to witness the latest in cutting edge mobility. During the show, GRIDSMART […]

GRIDSMART Introduces Web-based Traffic Solution

ITS International covered GRIDSMART in the first edition of Daily News at the Intelligent Transportation Society of America’s Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA.   GRIDSMART Technologies is introducing new products during the ITS America Annual Meeting, continuing to enhance the company’s commitment to making traffic technology faster, smarter and easier. “Our focus is to continually […]

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.

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The Next Generation of Transportation: Cybersecurity

Written by Regina Hopper, SVP Global Public Policy, GRIDSMART As the new person to the awesome GRIDSMART team, I want to say hello and how thrilled I am to be working with all of you to represent technologies, products and business models that will advance safe,...

Stay Ahead of the Line

If you’ve ever watched Olympic swimming on television, you’ve probably seen the moving line superimposed on your TV, indicating world-record pace. Stay ahead of that line for glory. Fall behind and risk obscurity. In 2017, that’s exactly where we are in traffic...

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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.