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TEQ One Mic Stand: Ben Schmidt's New Book: Mission Control

Interview by Jonathan Kersting

One Mic Stand

RoadBotics CEO and Co-Founder Ben Schmidt steps up to the TEQ Magazine One Mic Stand to talk about his new book: MISSION CONTROL: The Roadmap to Long-Term, Data-Driven Public Infrastructure.

Ben shares how you can join the data-driven revolution and lead the way in adopting new processes and technologies to save money, achieve better outcomes, and make a tangible difference in your civil infrastructure management.

A pioneer in public infrastructure technology, Benjamin explains how to overcome the common obstacles and wrong turns that stop innovators in their tracks, demonstrating how obtaining the right data works as a foundation for informed decision-making. Sometimes a good idea just needs a push in the right direction. Learn how to avoid the pitfalls, gain momentum, and take actionable steps with a proven framework for inspiring progress and disrupting the status quo.

Passionate about the impact of advanced technology in the real world, Ben began his career in biotech before moving into renewable energy, then infrastructure, recognizing how lives are transformed by technology. His startup mindset has bridged the gap between problem and solution for governments throughout the world, revolutionizing how issues are identified at the government level with a nimble, collaborative approach.