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NEC and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute demonstrate intersection safety using AI-based video analytics

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

Tokyo & Blacksburg, Nov 10, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) have successfully carried out a proof of concept (PoC) to provide safety information and warnings to drivers, pedestrians and other road users near intersections using Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based video analysis technologies.

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  • Tokyo & Blacksburg, Nov 10, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) have successfully carried out a proof of concept (PoC) to provide safety information and warnings to drivers, pedestrians and other road users near intersections using Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based video analysis technologies.
  • NEC provided AI-based video analytics technology that can detect, categorize, and track road users such as vehicles, pedestrians, and bicycles around intersections.
  • NEC and VTTI also worked on traffic safety use cases such as predicting collisions between vehicle and pedestrian, pedestrian crossing detection, and right/left turn vehicle detection.
  • In all endeavors, the VTTI community is charged with finding solutions to the greatest transportation challenges facing our world.

Keystone Honors Peel & Holland and Riddle Insurance National Agency of the Year

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Thursday, October 14, 2021

Keystone Insurers Group ( Keystone ) awarded Peel & Holland and Riddle Insurance (Peel & Holland/Riddle), headquartered in Benton, Kentucky, its highest honor National Agency of the Year during Keystones annual National Conference.

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  • Keystone Insurers Group ( Keystone ) awarded Peel & Holland and Riddle Insurance (Peel & Holland/Riddle), headquartered in Benton, Kentucky, its highest honor National Agency of the Year during Keystones annual National Conference.
  • Keystone President and CEO David E. Boedker, Sr. made the announcement along with Peel & Holland President Roy Riley and Riddle Insurance President Skip McGaw.
  • About Peel & Holland, Inc. - Peel & Holland Inc. provides insurance services to businesses, individuals, employees, and public entities across 36 states.
  • About Riddle Insurance - Riddle Insurance is a privately-held independent insurance agency providing insurance products and services to businesses, individuals, employees, and public entities.