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  • Bringing Information to Transportation With GPS Road Pricing
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  • Growing transportation problems worldwide Crumbling Infrastructure Congestion Air Pollution
  • These pressing transportation problems are really symptoms … … Of a greater, fundamental problem
  • A lack of clear information
  • Without clear information… … bad things happen
  • Introducing SKY METER TM
  • Skymeter is a company that provides the GPS technology and services That enable innovative policies
  • We provide data for Pay-as-you-go Roads, Parking and Insurance
  • This is how it works
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  • So what can Skymeter’s GPS data do for traffic management?
  • LOTS!
  • Skymeter brings accurate information in two forms:
    • Travel Information
    • Demand Information
  • With travel information you can…
  • Make Traffic Flow Maps With travel information you can…
  • With travel information you can… Do Origin-Destination studies
  • With travel information you can… Create Congestion Maps
  • … and much more Parking Use Time-Traffic Flow charts Heavy Vehicle Movement Maps Speed Maps Commute Maps Pedestrian Safety Studies Emissions Maps Traffic Animation Cycling Safety Studies Advertising Exposure Travel-time maps
  • Without any of this
  • Travel data can help traffic planners optimize their networks
  • Demand Information empowers transportation managers Travel Information helps transportation managers understand their networks better
  • Transportation is governed by economics
  • Economics is about supply and demand Supply Demand
  • Traffic planning so far has only focused on adjusting supply Supply
  • With Demand information Demand can be controlled With Pricing
  • Infrastructure can be used more efficiently
  • And the value of roadspace can be compared against other uses.
  • Thank you! Skymeter Corporation 101 College St., Toronto, CAN +1 416 673 8406 [email_address]