||Event or Milestone
|| United States patent on Smartroad Tools issued.
|| Started field validation in full-sized high-speed rail test laboratory.
|| First commercial sale of MVP.
|| Exhibited scale model/demo of our technology at Smartrail Asia 2018 in Bangkok.
|November 2017 to February 2018
||Participated in SPRINT Deep Tech accelerator program, sponsored by
Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration
||Submitted Newton Fund research grant application in collaboration
with the University of Leeds
||Presented a paper at the First International Conference on Rail Transportation, Chengdu, China
||SafeRail 2017 conference in Washington, DC
||Formed first regional subsidiary, Smartroad Tools Thailand (STT) to
focus on next-stage testing and development, plus commercialization
|February to March 2017
||Experiments using real-world road materials. Can detect
through 40 cm of sand and 10 cm of asphalt
||Presented paper at the Asian Conference on Remote Sensing,
Columbo, Sri Lanka.
||Preparations for full-size test bed (rail) - U.S. Federal Railroad Administration. Pre-proposal with University of South Carolina and CSX Rail.
||Technology Readiness Level 4: Final version desktop prototype.
Demonstrated the technology at the KMUTT Institute of Field Robotics 20th Anniversary Exhibition.
|August to December 2015
||Additional conferences: Advanced materials World Congress, Stockholm, Sweden; Taipei Inventors Exhibition, Taipei, Taiwan;
Thailand Oil and Gas Exposition, Bangkok, Thailand;
World Roads Congress, Seoul, Korea;
Smartrail Asia, Bangkok, Thailand
||Incorporated Heurika Geographics Pte. Ltd. in Singapore to hold intellectual property
||Attended Smartrail Europe conference in Amsterdam.
Exhibited at SubCon 2015 event in Bangkok.
||Notified by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
that our two most important patent claims are novel and patentable
||Chosen in competitive pitching to receive support from
the entrepeneurship center at King Mongkut's University of
Technology Thonburi (KMUTT)
||Filed international Patent Cooperation Treaty application
||Produced white paper on our technology for U.S. Federal Aviation Authority at their request
||Presented paper on Smartroads at
Smart Materials and Surfaces conference, Bangkok, Thailand.
||Filed US Patent application
||Successfully completed second stage of implementation testing.
||Successfully completed first stage of implementation testing.