CENTREVILLE, Va., Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Parsons Corporation (NYSE: PSN) is excited to announce the following judges for its Smart Cities Challenge: His Excellency Eng. Abdullah Al-Mogbel; Amy Ford; Tim McManus; John Rossant; and Sam Schwartz. The group will be responsible for identifying the winner of the Parsons challenge. Semi-finalists will be announced on Nov. 15 during CoMotion LA in Los Angeles.
The judges are:
In August, the company announced a Smart Cities Challenge – titled Improving Intersections – to enhance city mobility, shorten commute times and increase safety at intersections around the world. The goal is to change the way cities move by collaborating with governments to solve some of the most complex mobility issues they face today, including frustrated motorists sitting at intersections in traffic backups waiting for lights to change.
Parsons solution to the global mobility issue includes automated traffic re-timing based on changing traffic patterns, systems that connect vehicles with traffic signals, and accounting for the rise of pedestrians, bicycle, electric scooter and other means of current transportation. More information can be found at https://www.parsons.com/smart-cities-challenge.
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