20 stories about Traffic
ITC Team

“AI is overtaking the traffic engineering ability to manage traffic”

ITC has recently raised an additional $5 million to help with the productization of its traffic management platform
נורמן טוטנאור ו מיכאלה נגרי notraffic high

NoTraffic expanding leadership team with ex-Amazon, Sapiens, and HERE executives

The new staff will help bolster NoTraffic leadership as the company, which specializes in urban mobility, capitalizes on its North American growth
מימין אורי פרלמן מעוז לקובסקי ו ליאור דגני

Similarweb announces series of senior appointments

The unicorn, which develops measurement tools for website and application activity, has appointed three new executives to assist the company in its rapid growth
Onn Haran Founder and CTO of Autotalks

Study: ‘Smart’ signposts increase driver alertness by 70%

19.08.21|James Spiro
A report by Autotalks and Ben-Gurion University demonstrated how technology can prevent accidents and save lives
עובדי Waycare

Traffic management startup Waycare acquired for $61 million by Rekor Systems

09.08.21|Golan Hazani
The Israeli company has developed a solution that uses AI to aggregate and process data from various sources to help government agencies with crash prediction, congestion detection, as well as incident management and identification
NoTraffic co founders Tal Kreisler Uriel Katz and Or Sela

NoTraffic raises $17.5 million for real-time traffic management platform

14.07.21|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup’s autonomous platform identifies, categorizes, and tracks all road users - including passenger and non-passenger vehicles, bikes, e-scooters, buses, and pedestrians

The company harnessing AI to clear traffic jams

12.07.21|Daniel Farber-Ball
“Our solution works, if we get access to all the lights in the city we can reduce traffic jams by 30%-40%,” explained itc CTO Dvir Kenig
נועם ברדין מנכ"ל ווייז במלון הילטון

Noam Bardin steps down as Waze CEO, says time for new leadership

10.11.20|Meir Orbach
Bardin joined the mobile navigation app developer 12 years ago and led it through Google's $1.1 billion acquisition of the company in 2013
NOTRAFFIC הייטקיסט 2

First-ever AI-based autonomous traffic management platform unveiled in Phoenix, Arizona, thanks to Israeli-founded company

17.08.20|James Spiro
NoTraffic uses its AI to optimize traffic management systems and improve traffic flow in urban areas
יו"ר הרכבת לשעבר דן הראל

Israel's Transportation Crisis Is a State of National Emergency, Says Former Transportation Ministry Director

24.02.20|Ari Libsker
Dan Harel, the former chairman of Israel Railways and former managing director of Israel’s Ministry of Transportation, spoke to Calcalist about the ills of the country’s public and private transportation systems
נתיבים מהירים ונתיבי תחבורה ציבוריים לאורך איילון

The Problem With HOV Lanes

13.10.19|Dov Greenbaum
Earlier this month, Israel inaugurated its first HOV lanes. Now it remains to be seen what creative methods local drivers adopt to gain entry to this coveted road real estate
תל אביב נתיבי איילון פקק תנועה פקקים כביש

To Fight Congestion, Israeli Highways Set to Implement Carpool Lanes

19.09.19|Lior Gutman
According to data by Israel’s Ministry of Transportation, Israeli private vehicles carry on average 1.2 people, driver included
כביש 6 מבט על מלמעלה

Israeli Highway to Automatically Weigh Trucks as They Drive

26.08.19|Udi Etsion
Highway 6, Israel’s longest road will be installed with a weighing system for trucks, as part of a pilot program meant to reduce lethal traffic accidents involving trucks
רמזור רמזורים אור אדום

Israel Greenlights First AI Traffic Light

18.07.19|Tomer Hadar
The traffic light is set to be installed in the coming weeks at a busy intersection near Ben-Gurion Airport
פקקים כבישים כביש 4 אוגוסט 2017 מכוניות כלי רכב

Tel Aviv Among World's Most Congested Cities

10.06.19|Sever Plotzker
According to a recent report, Tel Aviv was the 19 most congested city in the world in 2018
נתיבי איילון פקק פקקים רכבת תל אביב

Israel Tests an Incentive-Based Program to Fight Traffic Jams

23.04.19|Lior Gutman
Participants could make up to $555 by avoiding entering urban areas during rush hours
פרופ' דן אריאלי

What Dan Ariely Had to Say to the Israeli Government About Carpooling

08.02.19|Lior Gutman
A year and a half ago, Israel hired behavioral economist Dan Ariely to look into ways to reduce traffic congestion in the country. His (non-final) conclusions: Israeli drivers are predictably irrational
פקק תנועה נתיבי איילון מכוניות

Too Many Cars, Not Enough Roads Turn Israel’s Tech Capital to Traffic Purgatory

01.02.19|Lior Gutman, Lilach Baumer, and Ari Libsker
Traffic congestion was estimated by government officials to costs Israel NIS 35 billion a year
ווייז WAZE

Waze’s Obvious, Yet Acute Epiphany

26.12.18|Adi Pick and Meir Orbach
The company’s peer-to-peer carpooling service, Waze Carpool, launched as a pilot in July 2015 in Israel. In October, Waze expanded the service to all 50 U.S. states