As most large city transportation departments are experiencing challenges in operationalizing big data, this conference will provide an excellent opportunity to: share our wants and needs with private industry, for companies to educate cities on where the industry is going, for cities to share experiences and lessons, and for public sector practitioners to build networks
— Steve Buckley | General Manager of Transportation Services, City of Toronto
The world of big Data represents a chance for municipalities to take a readily available resource – data – and turn it into an actionable commodity that can be used to assist travelers in their efforts to move around effectively
— Eric Miller | Director, University of Toronto Transportation Research Institute