Pittsburgh, PA, November 19, 2020 – RoadBotics and their President and Co-Founder, Ben Schmidt, PhD, recently accepted awards and recognition from Pittsburgh Tech Council and Smart Business Pittsburgh Magazine for the company’s leadership and advanced public infrastructure asset assessment technology.
The Pittsburgh Tech Council’s Tech 50 Awards were held virtually on Thursday, November 12, to honor technology innovation in the Pittsburgh region in nine separate categories. RoadBotics was honored to be nominated in the Data Science category, along with Cognistx, Exchangelodge, Idelic, and VISIMO.
The Smart 50 Awards in Pittsburgh were held by Smart Business Magazine virtually on Thursday, November 19, and identified Schmidt as one of “the top executives of the 50 smartest companies in the Greater Pittsburgh region for their ability to effectively build and lead successful organizations.”
“It’s always an honor to be recognized for leadership and innovation,” said Schmidt. “Our team has worked diligently to bring these solutions to life, and I’m proud to be leading such a talented group.”
These awards acknowledge RoadBotics’ constant efforts to innovate and improve its products and services. While being known for their automated, objective road assessments using Artificial Intelligence, they have also introduced Individual Distress Identification, HD-PCI ratings, a mapped image inventory product called AgileMapper, as well as options for sidewalk and parking lot assessments and custom mapped routing services during the last year.
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RoadBotics empowers governments and communities to make objective, data-driven decisions about their public infrastructure assets. We automate image mapping and road assessments, generating interactive maps, unbiased ratings, and practical tools to save time and taxpayer dollars for hundreds of communities across the country and around the world.
RoadBotics started with an advanced artificial intelligence (AI) product capable of automatically assessing roadways that has enabled over 250 governments worldwide to objectively manage their road networks. Since then, we’ve expanded into additional government-focused solutions including video logging, sidewalk assessments, and citizen engagement tools.
RoadBotics technology results in taxpayer savings, improved efficiencies, and ultimately, better services for every citizen.