The US Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Solving for Safety Visualization Challenge Webinar, "Challenge Introductions," will present an overview of the Challenge; will address Frequently Asked Questions; and will introduce our Innovation Agents.
A $350,000 national challenge to...
CREATE REAL SOLUTIONS,
POWERED BY VISUALIZATIONS,
TO REDUCE SERIOUS CRASHES
In the USDOT's Solving for Safety: Visualization Challenge, individuals and teams will compete for $350,000 in cash prizes by developing innovative analytical visualization tools to gain insights or inform decisions to reduce fatalities and serious injuries on the U.S. road and rail systems.
|Despite a decades-long downward trend, there were 226,407 more injured persons in 2015 than in 2011.||Motor vehicle traffic crashes in 2016 resulted in 37,461 fatalities, a 5.6 percent increase from the previous year.|
Comprehensively, crashes are a societal harm that cost the nation over $800 billion dollars annually.