Cubic to discuss future of the toll industry at IBTTA Annual Meeting and Exhibition

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By Thinking Highways August 28, 2015 10:01

Cubic to discuss future of the toll industry at IBTTA Annual Meeting and Exhibition


Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS), yesterday announced that Larry Yermack, strategic advisor of CTS, will be a panelist at the “A Trip into the Future of the Industry” session of the IBTTA (International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association) 83rd Annual Meeting and Exhibition. The annual meeting takes place in Dublin, Ireland from August 30 to September 2. Yermack will join a panel of experts offering perspectives on new technologies, policies and business decisions that may impact the toll industry.

“Cubic’s NextCity vision will play an important role in the future of the toll industry as rapid technology advancements, such as connected vehicles, will enable drivers to plan their routes, reserve parking and train seats and pay for their journey – all in an integrated system,” said Matt Cole, executive vice president, strategy and business development of Cubic Transportation Systems. “Cubic looks forward to working closely with the toll industry in fare collection as connected vehicle payment systems emerge globally.”

IBTTA, a worldwide association representing toll facility owners and operators and the businesses that serve them, was founded in 1932 and has members in more than 20 countries on six continents.

Yermack will be speaking at the following panel session during the event:

  • A Trip into the Future of the Industry
    Wednesday, September 2 at 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. in the Pembroke & Herbert Room at the Doubletree Hilton, Dublin, IrelandPanelists Larry Yermack, strategic advisor, CTS; Darrell Johnson, chief executive officer, Orange County Transportation Authority; Brian Quinn, head of innovation lab & ecosystem, Intel Labs Europe, Intel Ireland Ltd.; Eugene O’Brien, Ph.D., School of Civil Engineering, University College Dublin; Steven Preece, managing director, Egis Projects; and Jan Willem Tierolf, chairman, The Stockholm Group, will discuss policy and business decisions that will help the toll industry efficiently deliver services that meet the ever-changing expectations of customers. Moderated by John Davis, associate director, Arup.
Thinking Highways
By Thinking Highways August 28, 2015 10:01