Hayden AI, a leading company in artificial intelligence and machine learning, has been selected as a finalist in the Urban Tech Challengers competition. The winner will be announced in October after a pitch competition at Urban Tech Forward, a major event for urban tech innovators in Europe.
Hayden AI is one of 15 finalists in the “Optimizing Urban Operations” category. Their technology solutions for public transportation have been proven to make buses faster, improve punctuality, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and decrease vehicle accidents.
Urban Tech Challengers is a global competition for tech startups focused on making cities more sustainable, resilient, and fair. It is hosted by Urban Tech Forward, an annual conference taking place this year on October 25th and 26th in Warsaw, Poland.
Chris Carson, the founder and CEO of Hayden AI, said, “Our mission at Hayden AI is to make cities safer, smarter, and more sustainable. We’re excited to be finalists in Urban Tech Challengers and are eager to compete for the top prize in October.”
Hayden AI is the leader in the United States when it comes to mobile automated bus lane enforcement and bus stop enforcement. They have installed over 650 camera systems on transit buses across the country. They provide this technology to organizations like New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) in Washington, DC. They have also successfully piloted their technology with transit agencies in Philadelphia and Santa Monica, California.
Hayden AI’s mobile perception platform incorporates patented technologies in areas such as computer vision, machine learning, edge processing, and hardware. They recently received patents for their blockchain-powered data management system for traffic enforcement applications, designed to secure and protect data, as well as their behind-the-windshield camera system that can detect objects and license plates in low-light and all weather conditions.
In summary, Hayden AI is a company using AI and machine learning to solve real-world problems, from improving public transportation to enhancing street safety. You can learn more about them at www.hayden.ai.