"Our company relies on respect and concern for a job well done."
Dr. François Vaudrin, ing
President and CEO
As responsible for road projects for around fifteen years for the Quebec Ministry of Transport - MTQ (Bonaventure County), he planned, prepared, supervised and realized more than $ 100 million worth of road projects.
He supervised teams of engineers and technicians as well as consulting engineering firms and consulting professional firms. He designed and developed a public information system for road conditions on a ferry boat and designed an information system for project management for the MTQ's senior management.
His expertise is recognized, it has among others collaborated to Inquiry commission on management of public contracts in the construction industry.
Education and academic background
Diploma in Civil Engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal
Master's degree in Computer Science from the Université du Québec à Montréal
Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Laval University
PhD in Computer Science on track to be completed (artificial intelligence) at Laval University.
Publications and Conferences
Base Reasoning System for Coordination of Traffic Signal Timing in Real Time, François Vaudrin, Université Laval, Congrès annuel AQTR, Québec, 2012.
A practical approach to manage traffic lights in real time, François Vaudrin, Université Laval, Conférence Association francophone pour le savoir (ACFAS), Québec, 2013.
Impact of Autonomous Vehicles in an Urban Environment Controlled by Static Traffic Lights System, François Vaudrin, eng., Laval University, Jakob Erdmann, Ph.D., DLR Institute of Transportation Systems and Laurence Capus, Ph.D., Laval University, Conference 2017:Towards Simulation for Autonomous Mobility, Berlin.
Improving Traffic Lights Management Sytems Using Information Available by VANET, François Vaudrin, eng., Laval University and Laurence Capus, Ph.D., Laval University, Conference SUMO 2016 – Traffic, Mobility, and Logistics, Proceedings, Berlin.
Experiment of a common sense based-approach to improve coordination of Traffic Signal Timing System with SUMO, François Vaudrin, eng., Laval University and Laurence Capus, Ph.D., Laval University, SUMO 2015 – Intermodal Simulation for Intermodal Transport, Proceedings, Berlin.