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Peachtree Corners receives award for its Smart City Laboratory

March 15, 2019 - Peachtree Corners recently received a Smart 50 Award in the ‘Mobility’ category from Smart Cities Connect for its plans to build an intelligent mobility and smart city laboratory. The award recognizes cities that are developing and adopting smart technology solutions to improve their communities.


Peachtree Corners Provides Test Site for California-Based Remote Driving Technology Company

February 22, 2019 - Phantom Auto, a technology company that offers a teleoperation-as-a-service solution for autonomous vehicles (AV), recently visited Peachtree Corners to demonstrate its technology for a number of Fortune 100 and 500 businesses. The city provided the route that the Mountain View, California-based company used to test its remote driver teleoperation platform. From 2,500 miles away, a remote operator successfully drove a vehicle along a 10-minute route in Peachtree Corners.


Press Release

February 14, 2019 - U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $1.8 Million to Expand the Peachtree Corners Technology Incubator in Peachtree Corners, Georgia.

Sprint Curiosity IoT With 5G Comes to Life in Peachtree Corners, Ga.

CISTON: January 8, 2019 – Sprint Curiosity IoT With 5G Comes to Life in Peachtree Corners, Ga. Smart City Transportation Lab to Serve as Test Bed for Self-Driving Cars and Other Emerging Vehicle Technology

Atlanta Suburb Funding Autonomous Vehicle Track and Accelerator

HYPEPOTAMUS: May 1, 2018 –The city of Peachtree Corners, a northern suburb of Atlanta in Gwinnett County, is testing those potential benefits with a city-owned autonomous vehicle track and an accompanying advanced vehicle technology accelerator.

Peachtree Corners to Use Tech Pkwy for Self-driving Shuttle

GWINNETT DAILY POST: April 25, 2018 – By this time next year, Peachtree Corners residents will see a self-driving shuttle bus driving up and down one of the city’s streets. Officials are touting it as an economic development opportunity that could attract companies working with self-driving vehicle technology to Peachtree Corners.

Gwinnett City Planning Autonomous Shuttle

ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION: April 25, 2018 – The city of Peachtree Corners revealed Wednesday its $2 million plan to build a self-driving shuttle that will run up and down one of its primary thoroughfares. The ultimate goal, though, isn’t to taxi people around, or to relieve traffic congestion, or to be greener. It’s to fuel economic development.

Autonomous Vehicle Track & Accelerator Coming to Peachtree Corners

PRESS RELEASE: April 25, 2018 – Prototype Prime will be the headquarters for the new Advanced Vehicle Technology Accelerator, which features a 1.4 mile autonomous vehicle track in the Technology Parkway corridor of Peachtree Corners, as well as an accelerator program that is open to major local brands, Fortune 500 companies, and small startups.

Food Trucks at Prototype Prime

4 Dates · Apr 11 - May 23 Prototype Prime invites the Peachtree Corners and Technology Park communities to join us for a food truck lunch! On Wednesday, May 9th, we will have the Sunshine Alchemy and 6-Pack Subs food trucks at our place. Join us!