Reflections on a visit to UITP Global Public Transport Summit 2023

    My colleagues and I recently visited UITP Global Public Transport Summit in Barcelona, the definitive event for the public transport sector globally. As the world’s biggest event dedicated to sustainable mobility, the summit brings together all transport modes, public transport authorities, and operators. This year’s event was the 64th edition of the UITP Global Public … Continued

      Cut the storage. Not the quality

      Over the past 10 years we have seen surveillance cameras deliver ever-improving image quality. Today’s cameras can feature videos with amazingly detailed resolution at high frame rates. Wide dynamic range technology enables today’s cameras to capture detailed images even in scenes with complex light, while advanced image sensors allow for high-resolution color video even in … Continued

        How can augmented reality and video surveillance work together?

        What began with daydreaming, quickly progressed to innovation, and has now reached the point of bringing certain – “what if?” scenarios to life. We are starting to see industries experience the benefits of integrating augmented reality (AR) with their video surveillance. With more use cases opening up as further AR applications come to market, now … Continued

          From autonomous robots to real-time personalization – the top retail trends for 2023 and beyond

          Ecommerce and online shopping have become the bedrocks of the retail industry and we’re now in the middle of a third retail shift, characterized by automation, social engagement and hyper personalization. According to a new report titled ‘Radical retail 2030’, shoppers and communities are increasingly becoming co-creators, and the physical world is merging with the … Continued

            AI in Financial Institutions

            This post is a joint post between Stephen Joseph and Jason Nelson. Jason Nelson is the Chief Operating Officer at AiDANT Intelligent Technology Inc. Before joining AiDANT Intelligent Technology in 2021, Jason worked for over 20 years at a major financial institution in Toronto As we look to what is driving change in the financial … Continued

              Reflections on Smart City Expo World Congress 2022

              My colleagues and I recently returned to Smart City Expo World Congress 2022 in Barcelona, one of the world’s leading exhibitions, and a global hub for knowledge sharing amongst those who work to create smarter and more liveable cities. With the increasing demand we see for video analytics in city infrastructure, we were keen to … Continued