Confidential Property of IMS   November 4th, 2011
IMS stands for Intelligent Mechatronic Systems                       this translates into intelligent transportation solu...
Needs and Benefits IMS traffic intelligence is a real-time, traffic solution that reduces:            –     Traffic conges...
Outcomes  Provincial/Federal             Municipalities          Businesses          Individuals • Economic               ...
Quick Facts About GTA Traffic Congestion        71%                                    $3.3B                              ...
What’s the Big Idea? •       IMS has a unique traffic monitoring system that can light up the entire province and beyond. ...
What are the manifestations? Today: -       Real time data for trial among municipalities After Provincial/Municipal Purch...
Where’s the proof? Real-time Demo: South-Western Ontario, GTA to Windsor Bruce Zvaniga • Director at ITS-STI Canada • Memb...
Launch Live Demo of GTA                               www.intellimec.com/trafficConfidential Property of IMS
Traffic Intelligence and theIMS Connected Car Platform•   Human machine interface designed for    drivers – powered by voi...
Summary of Key Points • IMS Traffic Intelligence is real-time solution for   businesses, municipalities and ITS Groups. • ...
IMS Highlights •       Founded in 1999 •       HQ in Canada with three sales offices in the United States •       Strong l...
IMS Vision IMS is extending connectivity to the 3rd most important place in most people’s lives – their car.              ...
Thank you for your time and interest in IMS Traffic Intelligence. Blair Currie Vice President, Marketing Mobile: 416 529 7...
Confidential Property of IMS
IMS unlocks the digital potential of cars through:                                HMI                               + M2M ...
Our 360○ Ecosystem                                                                        Back-end Applications and       ...
IMS Grounded in OEM and Insurance Connected Car Solutions • Pioneered safety technology including intelligent seatbelt rem...
Awards and RecognitionConfidential Property of IMS
IMS in the Media Over 200 Million Media Impressions Worldwide and Growing Over Last 24 MonthsConfidential Property of IMS
Traffic Data Today In-Ground Loop Sensors (Induction) Pros: • High accuracy • Normally discreet/covert • Day and night tra...
Traffic Data Today Bluetooth® Enabled Loop Sensors Pros: • Wider coverage than single-point loops • Above-the-ground acces...
Traffic Data Today Smartphone Traffic Apps – Google Maps, etc. Pros: • Crowd-sourced data = wider coverage • Leverages exi...
Traffic Solutions Today Traffic Cameras Pros: • Real-time data • High accuracy • Multi-lane views • Above-the-ground acces...
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IMS Traffic Intelligence through Crowdsourcing phone signals

  1. 1. Confidential Property of IMS November 4th, 2011
  2. 2. IMS stands for Intelligent Mechatronic Systems  this translates into intelligent transportation solutions ...with the operative word being ‘intelligent or intelligence’Confidential Property of IMS
  3. 3. Needs and Benefits IMS traffic intelligence is a real-time, traffic solution that reduces: – Traffic congestion – Time spent on the road – Greenhouse gases – Distracted drivingConfidential Property of IMS
  4. 4. Outcomes Provincial/Federal Municipalities Businesses Individuals • Economic • Intelligent urban • More • Less time growth planning with productivity commuting real-time and • Attract business historic data • More time with • Less frustration and businesses clients and stress • Contingency • Create more planning • Lower operating • Fewer accidents jobs costs • Emergency • Lower fuel costs • Greenhouse gas services and • Greener reduction enforcement operations • More family and leisure time • Evacuation • Less stress on simulations employees • Richer lives • JIT deliveriesConfidential Property of IMS
  5. 5. Quick Facts About GTA Traffic Congestion 71% $3.3B WORLDWIDE RANK BASED ON CONGESTION PERCENTAGE OF COMMUTERS IN GTA COST OF LOST PRODUCTIVITY STILL DEPENDANT ON THE CAR AS THEIR PER YEAR AS A RESULT OF PRIMARY MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM WORK TRAFFIC IN TORONTO ALONE. OECD REPORT 2009 OECD REPORT 2009 80:00 AVERAGE DAILY COMMUTE BY GTA RESIDENTS 1,262 KM AVERAGE DISTANCE TRAVELLED SCORECARD ON PROSPERITY 2011: TORONTO BY ‘ TORONTONIANS’ PER YEARConfidential Property of IMS SCORECARD ON PROSPERITY 2011: TORONTO SCORECARD ON PROSPERITY 2011: TORONTO
  6. 6. What’s the Big Idea? • IMS has a unique traffic monitoring system that can light up the entire province and beyond. • IMS measures traffic speed and congestion via crowd sourcing cell phone signals. • IMS’ solution leverages more nodes than any other solution out there (4 billion pings per day from the carrier network). IE: More nodes = higher traffic resolution at any given time. • IMS’ IP allows it to determine traffic flow across an entire province (or country) without the high capital costs of traditional traffic data collection methods. • IMS has received significant praise from traffic experts globally (Dr. Basir, Founder and CEO, is a recipient of the Premier of Ontario’s Research Excellence Award).Confidential Property of IMS
  7. 7. What are the manifestations? Today: - Real time data for trial among municipalities After Provincial/Municipal Purchase: - Actual data from IMS Traffic Intelligence for planning purposes - PC and mobile portal for all Ontario drivers - Free downloadable app for all driversConfidential Property of IMS
  8. 8. Where’s the proof? Real-time Demo: South-Western Ontario, GTA to Windsor Bruce Zvaniga • Director at ITS-STI Canada • Member of Traffic Signal Systems Committee (AHB25) at Transportation Research Board • Past Manager, Urban Traffic Control Systems at City of Toronto • Acting Director, Traffic Management Centre at City of Toronto • Manager, North & West Traffic Regions at Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto Current: Director of Transportation Services at City of Burlington Ontario Region of York Case Study: Canadian Blood ServicesConfidential Property of IMS
  9. 9. Launch Live Demo of GTA www.intellimec.com/trafficConfidential Property of IMS
  10. 10. Traffic Intelligence and theIMS Connected Car Platform• Human machine interface designed for drivers – powered by voice.• Apps and on-demand content including email, texting, calling, calendar, weather and news.• ‘Walk-up connectivity’ to your smartphone, so you can leave it in your pocket while you drive.
  11. 11. Summary of Key Points • IMS Traffic Intelligence is real-time solution for businesses, municipalities and ITS Groups. • Intelligent data is the single most important step to reducing traffic congestion in the short and long-term. • Reducing traffic means: – Greener driving – More productive economy – Less accidents and time spent on the roadConfidential Property of IMS
  12. 12. IMS Highlights • Founded in 1999 • HQ in Canada with three sales offices in the United States • Strong links with University of Waterloo • Leading Supplier in Usage Based Insurance and Fleet Solutions in North America • More than 100 ‘connected vehicle’, driver analytics and vehicle safety patents • ISO 9001/14000 certified • Member of ITS Canada, Connected Vehicle Working Group, APMA and ngConnect IMS HQ (Waterloo)Confidential Property of IMS
  13. 13. IMS Vision IMS is extending connectivity to the 3rd most important place in most people’s lives – their car. Connectivity to the Home Connectivity On-the-Go and in the Office Connectivity to the CarConfidential Property of IMS
  14. 14. Thank you for your time and interest in IMS Traffic Intelligence. Blair Currie Vice President, Marketing Mobile: 416 529 7776 Work: 519 745 8887 x4310 Email: bcurrie@intellimec.com www.intellimec.comConfidential Property of IMS
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  16. 16. IMS unlocks the digital potential of cars through: HMI + M2M + Informatics Data (Intelligence) ______________________ A 360 ○ connected car platform.Confidential Property of IMS
  17. 17. Our 360○ Ecosystem Back-end Applications and Driver-Centric Personalization Services Human Machine Interface (HMI) Over-the-Air, In-Car Applications and Services Seamlessly Integrated Partners Machine to Machine (M2M) ServicesVehicle to Infrastructure (V2I) Vehicle to Vehicle (V2V) Application Hosting and Confidential Property of IMS Infrastructure
  18. 18. IMS Grounded in OEM and Insurance Connected Car Solutions • Pioneered safety technology including intelligent seatbelt reminder systems, airbag deployment systems. • Usage Based Insurance solution powers programs across 8 of the Top 25 Largest Auto Insurance companies in North America. • Launched award-winning connected car solution for voice-powered apps and services in time for hands-free legislation across North America. • 100+ patents in connected car, data analytics, M2M and Human Machine Interface technology.Confidential Property of IMS
  19. 19. Awards and RecognitionConfidential Property of IMS
  20. 20. IMS in the Media Over 200 Million Media Impressions Worldwide and Growing Over Last 24 MonthsConfidential Property of IMS
  21. 21. Traffic Data Today In-Ground Loop Sensors (Induction) Pros: • High accuracy • Normally discreet/covert • Day and night transition Cons: • High capital costs • Low resolution • Installation and maintenance requires time and money and inconveniences roads • Minimal coverage area • Road damage and/or weather conditions can affect the accuracy and lifetime of each ‘node’Confidential Property of IMS
  22. 22. Traffic Data Today Bluetooth® Enabled Loop Sensors Pros: • Wider coverage than single-point loops • Above-the-ground access for installation maintenance Cons: • Requires each car to broadcast Bluetooth signal • New infrastructure of Bluetooth antennae required • Lower-accuracy versus in-ground loop sensors SOURCE: TDC TRAFFIC SYSTEMSConfidential Property of IMS
  23. 23. Traffic Data Today Smartphone Traffic Apps – Google Maps, etc. Pros: • Crowd-sourced data = wider coverage • Leverages existing telco network • Available to masses • Consolidates incident report data Cons: • Non real-time/ long lag-time • No historical repository • Deployment, resolution and coverage are all based on consumer popularity – not something the City of Toronto control • GPS must be broadcasting at all times • Limited to GPS-enabled phones • Low fidelity as a result of crowd-patterns • Lower-accuracy versus in-ground loop sensors SOURCE: TDC TRAFFIC SYSTEMSConfidential Property of IMS
  24. 24. Traffic Solutions Today Traffic Cameras Pros: • Real-time data • High accuracy • Multi-lane views • Above-the-ground access for installation and maintenance • Minimal coverage to major intersections Cons: • High cost for increased coverage • Visual, non-numerical traffic data is non-useable for urban planning • Weather conditions can affect visibility • Cameras are sparsely distributedConfidential Property of IMS

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