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The Automotive Tech.AD offers you the unique opportunity to position your business in front of leading, technical autonomous vehicle R&D experts designed to maximize your time with your target audience and new business prospects. From the thought-provoking plenary and business stream sessions to networking at the Icebreaker and World Café sessions, your company will be front and center. Do you have a solution or product and want to present, exhibit or meet active buyers?

Business Partner 2020

Livox is committed to LiDAR sensor technologies. By exploiting innovative opto-electronic and opto-mechanical solutions, Livox offers a unique combination of cost, resolution, range, compactness, reliability, and manufacturability. Our lineup enables customers to easily incorporate LiDAR sensors into their trial projects and mass productions. Livox is invested by well-known technology companies such as DJI and supported by their sales channels.

www.livoxtech.com/

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dSPACE offers an end-to-end tool chain for ADAS and highly automated driving from a single source with perfectly matched tools that interact smoothly throughout all development steps. Visit dSPACE in the exhibit hall to see their newest solutions including the dSPACE automotive radar testing system for over-the-air simulation of radar sensors. With 1,700+ employees worldwide, dSPACE is headquartered in Paderborn, Germany, and operates regional dSPACE companies in the USA, the UK, France, Japan, China, and Croatia. Learn more at:

www.dspace.com

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) defines innovation and excellence in signal processing. ADI’s analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing (DSP) integrated circuits (IC) play a fundamental role in converting, conditioning, and processing real-world phenomena such as light, sound, temperature, motion, and pressure into electrical signals to be used in a wide array of electronic equipment.

www.analog.com

Cognitive Pilot develops perception-focused solutions for automotive ADAS systems, agricultural machinery and railway transport. The company has profound expertise in 4D radar development that makes it possible to reach extremely high accuracy metrics of object detection using LLDF. Years of advanced engineering contracts with major Tier-1/2 automotive suppliers crafted the company’s perfection in delivering disrupting results in the field of weather-robust perception systems for AD.

http://cognitivepilot.com/

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TomTom is the leading independent location technology specialist, shaping mobility with highly accurate maps, navigation software, real-time traffic information and services. To achieve our vision of a safer world, free of congestion and emissions, we create innovative technologies that keep the world moving. By combining our extensive experience with leading business and technology partners, we power connected vehicles, smart mobility and, ultimately, autonomous driving. Headquartered in Amsterdam with offices in 30 countries, TomTom’s technologies are trusted by hundreds of millions of people worldwide. For more information, visit our website at

www.tomtom.com/

Based on more then 20 years of research and development on localization of vehicles using GNSS in sensor data fusion systems, NAVENTIK was founded as a spinoff from University of Technologies Chemnitz. NAVENTIK’s mission is to provide high performance vehicle localization technology to mass market applications. Please contact us for more information.

naventik.de/

Algolux enables autonomous vision – empowering cameras to see more clearly and perceive what cannot be sensed with today’s imaging and vision systems. Computer vision is at the heart of autonomous cars, ADAS, mobile devices, security cameras (IoT), AR/VR, robotics, drones, and medical equipment, leading the next wave of market growth and social impact. Developed by an industry-recognized team of machine learning, computer vision, and image processing researchers, our patented and award-winning machine-learning technologies address the complexity of optimizing imaging and vision systems while improving the costs, time-to-market, and expertise challenges faced by product development teams.

algolux.com/

AEye is an artificial perception pioneer and creator of iDAR™, a new form of intelligent data collection that enables dynamic perception. AEye’s iDAR physically fuses a unique, agile LiDAR with a hi-res camera to create a new data type called Dynamic Vixels. By capturing x, y, z, r, g, b data, Dynamic Vixels are uniquely created to biomimic the data structure of the human visual cortex. Better data drives vastly superior performance and delivers more accurate information from the perception system to automotive domain controller creating much safer and more reliable autonomous vehicles.

www.aeye.ai/

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Millions of vehicles contain software developed with Green Hills Software’s Automotive Platforms, which span all automotive subsystems and offer: scalable run-time environments with secure partitions, multicore virtualization, fast boot, and advanced tools that reduce costs and time-to-market. Products in our automotive platforms have achieved the highest levels of safety certifications.

 

www.ghs.com

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Samasource is your trusted partner for the creation and annotation of high-quality training data for AI machine learning algorithms. With their experienced workforce, consultative project management, and innovative technology they support R&D departments and Data Scientist teams with structured data for their deep learning algorithms. Samasource works on computer vision and natural language processing for applications such as self-driving cars, facial recognition, satellite image analysis, chatbots, and everything in between.

www.samasource.com/

At atlatec, we build HAD mapping technology. We use nothing but cameras and GPS to build high fidelity 3D maps. We support our customers from the autonomous vehicle industry with best-in-class mapping technology. Our team is composed of senior researchers and engineers who share a passion for solving real-world problems.

www.atlatec.de/

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dSPACE offers an end-to-end tool chain for ADAS and highly automated driving from a single source with perfectly matched tools that interact smoothly throughout all development steps. Visit dSPACE in the exhibit hall to see their newest solutions including the dSPACE automotive radar testing system for over-the-air simulation of radar sensors. With 1,700+ employees worldwide, dSPACE is headquartered in Paderborn, Germany, and operates regional dSPACE companies in the USA, the UK, France, Japan, China, and Croatia. Learn more at:

www.dspace.com

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) defines innovation and excellence in signal processing. ADI’s analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing (DSP) integrated circuits (IC) play a fundamental role in converting, conditioning, and processing real-world phenomena such as light, sound, temperature, motion, and pressure into electrical signals to be used in a wide array of electronic equipment.

www.analog.com

Algolux enables autonomous vision – empowering cameras to see more clearly and perceive what cannot be sensed with today’s imaging and vision systems. Computer vision is at the heart of autonomous cars, ADAS, mobile devices, security cameras (IoT), AR/VR, robotics, drones, and medical equipment, leading the next wave of market growth and social impact. Developed by an industry-recognized team of machine learning, computer vision, and image processing researchers, our patented and award-winning machine-learning technologies address the complexity of optimizing imaging and vision systems while improving the costs, time-to-market, and expertise challenges faced by product development teams.

algolux.com/

AEye is an artificial perception pioneer and creator of iDAR™, a new form of intelligent data collection that enables dynamic perception. AEye’s iDAR physically fuses a unique, agile LiDAR with a hi-res camera to create a new data type called Dynamic Vixels. By capturing x, y, z, r, g, b data, Dynamic Vixels are uniquely created to biomimic the data structure of the human visual cortex. Better data drives vastly superior performance and delivers more accurate information from the perception system to automotive domain controller creating much safer and more reliable autonomous vehicles.

www.aeye.ai/

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Millions of vehicles contain software developed with Green Hills Software’s Automotive Platforms, which span all automotive subsystems and offer: scalable run-time environments with secure partitions, multicore virtualization, fast boot, and advanced tools that reduce costs and time-to-market. Products in our automotive platforms have achieved the highest levels of safety certifications.

 

www.ghs.com

Global-Event-Seriesunderstand.ai provides the high-quality training and validation data to enable mobility companies to develop with confidence computer vision and machine learning models that reliably and safely power autonomous vehicles. Our advanced capabilities include segmentation and bounding box annotations for LiDAR and video, with specific meta-attributes and instance IDs for object tracking. By applying specialized AI technology and continuous quality improvement to accurately and quickly annotate millions of images, we accelerate production of the ground-truth required to make autonomous driving a reality. understand.ai is headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany and has offices in Berlin and San Francisco. Our engineers have relevant experience gained at innovative companies such as BMW, Google and Mercedes-Benz.

www.understand.ai

iMerit provides high-volume data labeling and data enrichment services using our in-house workforce of 2,500+ full-time data technicians located domestically and abroad. We specialize in annotating 2D/3D imagery and have delivered over 125 million labeled data points, to date.
In short, we can help you structure your u-n-s-t-r-u-c-t-u-r-e-d data.”

imerit.net/

We design, develop and manufacture engineered fluid distribution solutions for the automotive industry and a diverse range of consumer goods applications.

Our primary mission is to design, develop, and manufacture superior fluid distribution solutions. We are driven by a supportive, action-oriented culture that encourages all employees to innovate, excel, and continually improve every aspect of the organization.

dlhbowles.com/

LeddarTech is the developer and owner of Leddar, a patented solid-state LiDAR sensing technology that constitutes a novel approach in light detection and ranging. Developed over 10+ years of R&D, Leddar is a unique combination of advanced lightwave digital signal processing and software algorithms that enable the production of solid-state LiDARs delivering superior performance and reliability at the highly competitive price. LeddarTech’s sensors are used in multiple mobility-related markets including automotive, intelligent transport systems, drones, and industrial vehicles. LeddarTech technology contributes to improving our safety and our quality of life through applications minimizing the risks of accidents, reducing traffic congestion, and improving transport efficiency.

leddartech.com/

Foretellix tackles the most challenging barrier to autonomous vehicle deployment – Safety: ensuring the autonomous vehicle behaves properly under all possible driving conditions. Foretellix develops intelligent automation and analytic tools to orchestrate 100’s of millions of driving scenarios including corner cases, providing the confidence required to allow broad deployment of autonomous vehicles and to unleash the full potential of the autonomous revolution. Foretellix’s coverage driven verification framework provides safety metrics on how well the 100’s of millions of driving scenarios are being covered. Foretellix’s solution is required by leading autonomous vehicle developers, consumers, suppliers, insurance companies and regulators. The solution works with all required driving platforms, including simulators, X-in-the-loop configurations, test tracks and test vehicles. Foretellix was founded by a very experienced team, who led a start-up to a successful IPO, using proven coverage driven methodologies, intelligent automation, and analytics of large datasets for the verification of complex semiconductor products. The company has offices and representatives in Israel and the US.

www.foretellix.com

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BASELABS provides data fusion software for prototyping and series implementation in automotive applications. With our development software and project support, we enable data fusion results. Our customers are leading OEM, tier 1 and tier 2 suppliers as well as engineering service companies and academic institutions.

www.baselabs.de

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Critical technology trends in ADAS, V2X, and EV are bringing with them new test challenges and pressures beyond the here and now.

ADAS and autonomous driving test requirements and devices under test are constantly evolving to take advantage of the latest technology. NI’s verification and validation test solutions are built on modular and open, commercial-off-the-shelf platforms, so they can easily be adapted as your requirements and DUT, evolves – helping you maximize test coverage in minimal time.

Work with National Instruments to overcome the pressure of these rapidly changing test requirements using an open and easily upgradable platform that is designed for test system flexibility and enables you to test the vehicles of tomorrow today.

ni.com/automotive

Dataspeed Inc. is committed to Making Mobile Easier. Founded in 2008, Dataspeed is proud to offer highly engineered hardware and software tools to researchers and developers working on mobility and robotics solutions. Our ADAS Kit (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) provides a unique and compatible research and development platform. Our technology enables developers with ultimate control over the throttle, brake, steer, and shift-by-wire controller modules. The CAN based interface allows algorithm testing and sensor evaluation. Our products and services are available, globally.

www.dataspeedinc.com

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rFpro provides driving simulation software, and 3D content, for Deep Learning Autonomous Driving, ADAS and Vehicle Dynamics testing and validation. rFpro is solely focused on ground-based road vehicle simulation.
rFpro scales from a desktop Workstation to a massively parallel real-time test environment spanning multiple OEM and Tier-1 customers sharing the same virtual test environments in the cloud, connected to their autonomous driver models and human test drivers. rFpro is about accelerating your testing and validation of vehicles, vehicle sub-systems, ADAS and Autonomous software systems, in order to save money and allow you to bring quality products to market more quickly.

www.rfpro.com

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Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of Siemens Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of software, systems and services in the areas of managing the product lifecycle (PLM, Product Lifecycle Management) and management of industrial operations (MOM, Manufacturing Operations Management), with over 15 million licenses sold and 140 000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano (Texas), Siemens PLM Software works collaboratively with clients to offer industrial software solutions that help companies worldwide to achieve a sustainable competitive advantage by realizing their important innovations.

www.plm.automation.siemens.com/
Mechanical Simulation Corporation is the world’s leader in virtual prototyping software for vehicle systems, specializing in interactions between 3D vehicle dynamics, advanced controllers, driver behavior, and the road surface. CarSim, TruckSim and BikeSim provides a proven platform for ADAS/autonomous driving engineers to develop a scalable and robust simulation strategy essential for bringing tech technologies to market. CarSim, TruckSim, and BikeSim aid in developing and validating subsystems, complete vehicles, and controller designs including ADAS. The software can run as standalone or integrated with other software, HIL systems, or driving simulators. Mechanical Simulation provides these car, truck, and motorcycle simulation solutions, related training, and ongoing support to more than 100 OEMs and suppliers, and more than 200 universities and government research groups worldwide.

 

www.carsim.com/

What’s…

…in it for you – and why partner with the Tech.AD USA?

Partnering at Tech.AD USA 2020

means getting connected to the right people in a space designed to optimize your relationship-building and deal-making. Sponsorship gives you access to the leading autonomous vehicle experts and R&D decision makers from the automotive industry through:

Multi-Touchpoint

Meet with 200+ senior level executives and most influential automated driving experts from OEMs, T1s discuss the most pressing challenges and solutions, technologies, trends and best practice innovations in the field of the technical future of autonomous vehicles.

Networking & Managed One2Ones

Talk to the people you’re there to meet in more than 30 hours of networking. Host your own private breakfasts & lunches, C-Level One2One meetings, cocktail parties… Your prospects will get back to the office with your brand on their minds!

Branding

Have your brand featured on the main agenda, in our unique event app, in emails, on our website, and throughout the event floor space. Benefit from the ultimate social selling – share an experience with your customers. Showcase your brand in innovative ways via website, live channels and conference app throughout the full 12-month cycle, as well as having a physical presence onsite.

Marketing

Showcase your solutions and run product demos to drive demand amongst your target market. Benefit from our dedicated and extensive marketing campaign to assemble the automotive AV R&D community.

Promotion

Promote your business as a thought leader in the automated driving development ecosystem and launch a new product or business solution at the event.

Buyers

Get your product in front of the right buyers – senior technical and business experts driving technology & strategy adoption enterprises, SMEs & start ups, gives an invaluable networking opportunity, providing a social and enjoyable environment to meet with all conference attendees and speakers. Drive sales leads pre, during and post event.

Thanks for organizing a great event!
Steve Vozar, CTO and Co-Founder
May Mobility
This is a great event for networking, learning and sharing ideas
Radovan Miucic, Director, Connectivity Systems Engineering
Lear Corporation
Well-organized and fantastic.
Sagar Behere, Senior Manager, Systems Engineering (Highly Automated Driving)
Toyota Research Institute
Engaging discussions on pertinent technical topics shared at an appropriate depth for a broad audience.
Andre Welch, Manager, Automotive Safety Rulemaking and Policy
Ford Motor Company
The Tech.AD conference…is a great event!
Sergio Amaya, Director Automotive Software
NVIDIA
Thanks for running a first-class event!
Philip Koopman
Associate Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
I enjoyed the many relevant technical presentations and made good use of the opportunities to discuss common problems with the other participants.
Gregory Baratoff, Vice President, Autonomous Vehicles System Development Center
Hyundai Mobis
Much more interactive than traditional conferences – better engagement between attendees
Andrew Whydell, Vice President, Systems Product Planning – Active and Passive Safety Technology
ZF

Meet…

We understand that the key reasons to attend a conference are to network, learn from our peers and make valuable business contacts. To facilitate this, we have created a range of bespoke packages managed through our dedicated concierge team, allowing you to maximize your time on site, meet the people you need to and create lasting value-adding business connections. These include:

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HUBS is we.CONECT’s unique Event App & Matchfinder – Use our unique matching platform to make new connections, arrange meetings and find tailored solutions to your needs.

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Meet! Tech.AD USA

Discover who else is participating at the Tech.AD USA. Our unique Polaroid Picture Wall will help you identify who you want to meet at the conference.

Thought provoking...

…hosted Icebreakers, World Café Round Tables and various other workshops – 2 ½ days full with interaction uncover project details from other motivated delegates themed by Expertise.

Onsite Meeting Service...

…to make sure that your scheduled meetings will happen.

Say Hello

Get the show on the road. Discover who is joining the conference and why. To warm you up for the conference we invite you to get to know your conference peers. Have your business cards ready.

Icebreaker

Round tables on the evening before the first conference day. The Icebreaker is a first informal networking.

Networking Dinner

Wind down, enjoy great food and drink in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day.

Primary Media Partner

Smart Mobility Hub is the knowledge-exchange platform for automotive professionals, innovative technical pioneers and decision-makers. Learn about the most innovative technologies and how OEMs, Tier-1s, tech start-ups and research institutes pave their way into our vehicles.

http://www.smart-mobility-hub.com/

Media Partners

The Connected Vehicle Trade Association (CVTA)’s mission is to promote and educate the industry relative to the value of Connected Vehicle services and the adoption of feasible technical and organizational approaches. CVTA facilitates the engagement, collaboration and consensus required to leverage resources, refine technological approaches, improve safe vehicle operation and advance business opportunities
CVTA provides a robust and useful means of testing, evaluating, and demonstrating the enabling technologies, and provides a unified and trusted voice to communicate this information equitably and universally. They participate in industry activities as ambassadors to promote Connected Vehicle concepts and market.

http://www.connectedvehicle.org/

CIOReview is a technology magazine that talks about the enterprise solutions that can redefine the business goals of enterprises tomorrow. It is the leading source that shares innovative enterprise solutions developed by established solutions providers, upcoming hot enterprises and is a neutral source for technology decision makers. Published from Fremont, California, CIOReview is an excellent platform for the enterprise to showcase their innovative solutions.

www.cioreview.com

Council advises you on Ecosystem management.
We help you build quality relationships with all stakeholders by curating a conversation.

www.theinternetofthings.eu

Auto Tech Outlook is one of a kind knowledge platform that brings to its audience insider information from the automotive industry. Auto Tech Outlook was born out of the ambition to bring about a peer-to-peer learning approach that brings together senior decision makers from leading organizations and their counterparts in their domains under one roof so that they can share their wisdom, knowledge and technological expertise among peers.

www.autotechoutlook.com/

The Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM) is a non-profit trade association for Michigan’s connected technologies industry, businesses that provide those technologies, and the businesses – in all industries – that use these technologies.  We are the first state-based connected tech industry trade association in the U.S., and we are focused on increasing demand for Michigan-based connected tech products and services within the state, nationally and globally, thereby generating increased entrepreneurial and enterprise-level opportunities and creating sustainable jobs in Michigan.

We are also the statewide producer of Mobile Monday Michigan – a connected tech industry networking and education organization which is a branch of the international Mobile Monday organization based in Finland. Here in Michigan we currently have 4 chapters (Detroit, Ann Arbor, Lansing and Grand Rapids) with over 3000 members statewide.

www.gomobilemichigan.org
Tractica is a market intelligence firm that focuses on human interaction with technology. The company’s market research and consulting services provide industry participants and stakeholders with in-depth analysis of emerging technology trends, business issues, market drivers, and end-user demand dynamics across multiple application domains including home, mobile, health, automotive, enterprise, and industrial markets. Tractica’s global market coverage combines qualitative and quantitative research methodologies to provide a comprehensive view of the emerging market opportunities surrounding Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, User Interface Technologies, Wearable Devices, and Digital Health.

 

www.tractica.com

Who are our sponsors & exhibitors?

…are our sponsors & exhibitors?

Our Business Partner are carefully selected to make sure that our attendees meet the right people. The Tech.AD USA is covering the following areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) in Autonomous Vehicle Development: Tools & Algorithms
  • Safety & Security: Active Safety, Functional Safety, Operational Safety & Safety-critical systems
  • Sensor Fusion, Sensor & Perception Technologies & Computer Vision
  • Virtual & Real Life Testing, Validation & Simulation
  • Autonomous Vehicle Architectures, Deep Learning Architectures, Highly Scalable Architectures & Embedded Systems & Cybersecurity
  • Trucking Automation, Platooning & Deployment Scenarios
  • Enabling Technologies for Automated Vehicles & ADAS
  • Trucking Automation, Platooning & Deployment

Investments in automated driving technology and basically safety technologies experiencing unprecedented growth and this requires an all-inclusive event platform to bring its key contributors and influences together in the one space.

Driven by generating genuine business connections, Tech.AD USA is committed to showcasing your products, ideas, and innovations and ensuring they are shared with the right customers in a new and exciting way.

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