National Smart Vehicle Demonstration and Integration Trial

The short: The first trial of its kind in North America is deploying half-a-dozen electric low-speed autonomous shuttles (eLSAs) in Markham, Ontario. This will enable hundreds of residents to share the zero-emission service from York Region Transit (YRT) as a means of reaching local transit hubs without driving their personal vehicles.

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Autonomous, Connected, Electric and Shared (ACES) Big Data Trust

The short: The first initiative of its kind in North America proposes to create a legally-sound and cyber-secure digital resource for transit agencies to collect, analyze, optimize and share the data and intellectual property (IP) needed to plan, procure, deploy, operate and maintain low carbon and zero-emission transit technologies in an efficient, timely and cost-effective manner. 

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