Background At the intersection between the pinnacle of technological advancement and intelligence, society has achieved remarkable feats, like self-driving cars and manned lunar missions. However, we are perennially challenged by the Herculean task of avoiding traffic congestion in major cities, towns and transport corridors across the Caribbean including getting a … [Read more...] about Is public transport the antidote to traffic congestion in Trinidad and Tobago?
NIE Arti is a Consultant and Data Scientist in the TSP Division of the Inter-American Development Bank, based in the Country Office of Trinidad and Tobago. She joined the Bank in Dec 2021 and since then has worked primarily on the utilization of crowd-sourced Waze data and the application of computer vision algorithms for automating the collection of road defects. Arti holds a Masters degree in Data Science and a Bachelors in Computer Science. Before joining the IDB, she worked as a Data Scientist at Trinity Exploration and Production and prior to that she was employed as a Data Technologist at the Caribbean Industrial Research Institute.