Programs

Entrepreneurs Driven to Save Lives

Through the Global Entrepreneur Program, Together for Safer Roads is connecting early-stage companies with road safety experts at multinational companies and universities to reimagine solutions that reduce crashes and fatalities on the world’s roads.

The program enables companies to:

  • Accelerate adoption of technologies that save lives
  • Tap into a global network of private sector leaders in road safety
  • Participate in innovative public-private partnerships
  • Influence the public-private sectors dialogue on road safety tech
  • Enhance brand recognition and social responsibility programs

Andrés Peñate

"TSR's Global Entrepreneur Program brings much needed innovation and new partners to improve road safety conditions around the world. In AB InBev we love bringing people together to make a better world, this initiative is part of that spirit."

Andrés Peñate, AB InBev
Vice President of Regulatory & Public Affairs

Cory Hohs

"The technology is making a difference, and our impact will only become greater through participation with TSR’s Global Entrepreneur Program, which aligns with our shared goals of saving lives."

Cory Hohs, HAAS Alert
Chief Executive Officer

Robert Bauer

"Entrepreneurs are investing heavily in solutions to reduce road crashes and fatalities. With TSR’s Global Entrepreneur Program, we have the capacity to accelerate the adoption of these technologies to save more lives."

Robert Bauer, AIG
Managing Director, Strategy and Innovation

Angus Pacala

"Being able to tap into TSR’s member company expertise shows the potential we have to implement our technology in commercial vehicles on a larger scale, and we are excited to have been selected to accelerate our safety impact."

Angus Pacala, Ouster
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer

Chris Penrose

“The Global Entrepreneur Program provides an entryway for emerging companies and innovators to come together with some of the most experienced minds in road safety and transportation. This new collaboration will ultimately showcase how technology and great ideas can help save lives and do good in the world around us.”

Chris Penrose, AT&T
President, Internet of Things Solutions

Jonathan Matus

"Zendrive has greatly enjoyed collaborating with TSR on its Safer Roads Challenge in Atlanta, GA, where we assisted in collecting and analyzing road user data to understand key risk factors for road collisions. We are excited to see how our partnership can expand within the Global Entrepreneur Program."

Jonathan Matus, Zendrive
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer

Jim Olson

"The private sector brings a range of perspectives and expertise, and by also engaging with early-stage companies, we are bringing fresh thinking and energy to our partnerships with cities to address localized road safety root causes."

Jim Olson, Republic Services
Senior Vice President, Safety

Global Entrepreneur Program Members

As a connector for global-minded companies and private sector influencers, the Global Entrepreneur Program encourages early-stage companies to advance innovative solutions that improve road safety, becoming an important accelerator for their growth and social impact.

  • HAAS Alert is a Cellular V2V (Vehicle-to-Vehicle) Safety Cloud™ and smart communities data service provider keeping emergency crews, drivers, and the public safe through R2V™ (Responder-to-Vehicle) communication that alerts motorists in real-time when emergency responders are in the vicinity or en route to a call.

     

  • Ouster has developed a collision avoidance technology called FleetGuide designed to maximize safety and productivity in fleets. The system’s sensors detect oncoming vehicles, pedestrians, cyclists, and other safety threats outside of commercial vehicles, and alert drivers to avoid them with real-time warnings and driver retraining.

     

  • Zendrive uses mobile phone data and machine learning to identify high-risk driver behavior before a crash occurs. Utilizing the sensors in smartphones, the behavioral data provides actionable insights that improve safety for passengers and drivers worldwide. Zendrive has measured more than 45 billion miles of driving behavior.