- Proud winner of the Tech.AD USA award 2018 in the category ‘Most Innovative Autonomous Driving Solution’ was Algolux with their ‘CANA full-stack deep neural network (DNN)’.
Presented by we.CONECT and moderated by Jamie Smith (Director of Global Automotive Strategy, National Instruments) the award evening took place on Thursday, November 13, 2018. Prior to the event, we have received many outstanding applications, which were carefully reviewed. This year’s nominees for the ‘Most Innovative Autonomous Driving Solution’ were:
Each of the nominees presented their AD project/ solution via a short video. The attendees of the award dinner had then to choose their favorite honoring their effort in taking autonomous driving to the next level.
Proud winner of the first Tech.AD USA Award was Algolux. Their CANA full-stack deep neural network (DNN) was recognized by the community as the ‘Most Innovative Autonomous Driving Solution’. Valeo came in second and TomTom was honored with the third place.
All Tech.AD award winners received an exclusive trophy and certificate as recognition for their outstanding performance. In addition we.CONECT also donated 1,000 $ on behalf of the winners to support a charity project. This year we selected the Art & Scraps organization in Detroit.
Supporting a good cause is at the very heart of our ambitions. Throughout the years we have carefully researched and selected charities that are close to our heart and deserve special recognition.
Tech.AD Award Charity Partner 2018: Arts & Scraps Detroit
Arts & Scraps provides hands-on learning and creative experiences through programs at our facility and in Southeast Michigan with an emphasis on STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) education. Their goal is to provide quality educational and creative experiences to underserved children in Metropolitan Detroit while minimizing the negative impact on the environment. Their core values are to:
Have you recently worked on a project related to Autonomous Driving? Did your project accomplish outstanding results or promises to achieve great outcomes? Then join us for the launch of our Tech.AD Award ceremony 2018 in Detroit and share your success.
Presented by we.CONECT, the prestigious Tech.AD Award exclusively recognizes, celebrates and honors exceptional projects in the following category:
Official Award Ceremony
We are inviting all global industry leaders and pioneers to apply with their Autonomous Driving projects and showcase their outstanding achievements. Based on all entries, the jury will nominate 3 projects, which will get the unique chance to be presented during the official Award Ceremony & Networking Dinner on November 15, 2018, in Detroit. All winners will not only receive a certificate and an exclusive trophy but we.CONECT will also donate $ 1,000 to a charity of our choice.
Apply now for the Tech. AD Award and get recognized for your achievements. Please also see our terms and conditions for further details.
What’s in it for you?
• Shine and increase the visibility of your project and business
• Boost your project and foster enthusiasm of your efforts among your colleagues, employees, management and team members
• Help a good cause as we will select a charity on behalf of the winners and exclusively donate $ 1,000 to support their individual projects
• Celebrate your achievements and the hard work you have put in
• Share your success with the entire Tech.AD community
Application deadline: October 12, 2018
Announcement of nominees: October 2018
Award ceremony: November 15, 2018