Data Driven: Connecting Cars for Smarter Cities
With over half of the world’s population living in our cities, managing massive population growth is one of the most important development challenges of the 21st century. Today, we have 28 Megacities of 10 million or more people. By 2030, this will increase to 41 megacities placing a huge strain on our aging infrastructure.
INRIX will share how breakthroughs in location technology, connectivity and big data are poised to transform urban mobility. Through its collaboration with leading automakers and governments, INRIX will show how it’s helping reduce energy consumption, pollution and the economic toll of traffic congestion around the world.
Bryan Mistele is the co-founder, President & Chief Executive Officer of INRIX, a leading provider of real-time traffic information, connected car services and analytics worldwide. INRIX is at the forefront of connecting cars to smarter cities and serves more than 350 blue-chip customers in more than 40 countries around the world. The company leverages big data analytics to reduce the individual, economic and environmental toll of traffic congestion.
Prior to INRIX, Mistele was an executive at Microsoft, responsible for successfully building and managing four businesses within the company, including Microsoft’s Automotive, Mobile Services, Real Estate and Personal Finance/Investing business units. Prior to Microsoft, Mistele worked at the Ford Motor Company. Bryan holds a B.S. in computer engineering from the University of Michigan and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.