Nick Johnson

Customer Success Manager – Winter Software Solutions, Vaisala

Nick Johnson is the customer success manager for Winter Maintenance Software Solutions at Vaisala. Nick ensures that users get the most out of Vaisala’s software offerings. In his 28 years at Vaisala, he has worked closely with customers through training and consultancy. He has trained on a variety of subjects, including weather stations, decision support systems, and road meteorology in Europe and the US. Nick also created and delivered the RWIS monitoring and decision-making modules for the IHE national qualification for winter service decision-makers and managers.  

Nick has spoken at conferences in Europe and the US on winter maintenance topics and has contributed to the IHE Winter Maintenance Handbook and The Surveyor Magazine.

Outside of work, Nick is a member of a school academy trust, a Chair of Governors at an infant school, and plays badminton and golf. 

My Speaker Sessions

Thursday 18 April 2024

14:00

Easy Insights: Unlocking Winter Road Maintenance in Challenging Areas

14:00 - 14:20
  • Challenges in monitoring winter road conditions across diverse locations.
  • IoT technology's role in collecting data from previously hard-to-measure areas.
  • Enhanced affordability and accuracy in obtaining road weather data with IoT.
  • Integration of data into a modern, hybrid road weather network.
  • Achieving quicker and more effective measures for ensuring safer roads through technology.
14:50

Gap Analysis Panel

14:50 - 15:30
  • A discussion amongst representatives from national and local transport authorities, road operators, and other stakeholders on the NWSRG’s Practical Guide for winter service and whether there are any gaps or areas to update in its coverage of key issues and topics.