The news that GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc had been acquired by the Cubic Corporation was perhaps the first ITS big news story of 2019. The usual questions were soon doing the rounds: What does it mean for GRIDSMART? Will the name disappear? What do Cubic want from them? How long did the negotiations take? Who approached who?
Thinking Highways editor-in-chief Kevin Borras asked exactly these questions of GRIDSMART’s CEO and Co-Founder Bill Malkes last week and his answers were typically illuminating. Click the PLAY button in the image below to listen to their conversation.