Peter EcclesonCEO, Smart Video & Sensing
A veteran of 30 years in traffic Peter has a varied career. Following an early career as an electronics Officer in the navy Peter undertook shore employment in military communications equipment sales mainly in sub-Sahara Africa and the Middle East from 1981 to 1993.
Peter entered the traffic industry in UK during 1993 as Head of Urban Traffic Sales at Siemens in Poole rising to Head of Sales & Marketing. Thereafter Peter established the traffic division in Marconi (now telent) during which time they acquired Traffic Signals UK Ltd. Moving on in 2010 he established the UK Swarco Traffic business.
This was followed by a 3 year spell at Vix Technology within the bus ticketing market as the CEO.
Finally Peter purchased what was then Smart CCTV Ltd in 2015 which was renamed Smart Video & Sensing Ltd in 2016 to better reflect his vision for the business. His company focuses on traffic radars as part of the smartmicro range from Germany.
My Speaker Sessions
Thursday 08 June 2023
Radar-based active travel cycle data collection
- An overview of the use of 77Ghz 4D/UHD smartmicro radars to classify and collect cycle and pedestrian data at a number of Active Travel sites. Data is aggregated within the Novus data aggregator and displayed on the Ipsum Traffic back office software for use by planners and others.
- Winner of the ITS (UK) Active Travel Award