Innovative Uses for Technology: Two Case Studies of Public Works Agencies Developing Cool Solutions
5/20/2019 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Room: 255B

How Our In-House Snow & Ice App Helped Us Manage our Snow Storm Response

Speaker: TJ Countryman, Village of Schaumburg, IL

The Village of Schaumburg’s IT department developed an app that allows staff to track GPS locations of fleet vehicles in real-time, fleet mileage, contractor accomplishments, salt and liquid usage, employee overtime, pre/post trip inspections. Pretty handy! Find out if your team can do this too.

A Practical Application of Artificial Intelligence for Setting Seasonal Weight Limits

Speaker: Dennis Randolph, City of Grandview, MO

Delve into several examples of how artificial intelligence (AI) can be used for public works and snow operations. In particular, find out how to build a tool that helps staff determine when seasonal weight limits should be established.

After Attending This Session, You Will be Better Able to:
1. Discover ways to integrate multiple devices and platforms into one application and produce accurate reports.
2. Describe artificial intelligence in simple terms and see how data files can be set up for study and analysis.
3. Think about how innovative uses of new technologies could be the solution to some of your agency’s challenges.
Speaker : Mr. TJ Countryman Field Services Superintendent, Village of Schaumburg, Schaumburg, IL
Speaker : Dennis Randolph Director of Public Works, City of Grandview, Grandview, MO