Auto ADAS heavyweights be part of digicam maker’s boards
Roger Nielsen is becoming a member of digicam based mostly 3D visions specialist Nodar’s board of administrators whereas Kurt Lehmann, Klaus Kompass and Tom Pilutti will sit on the advisory board.
Nielsen is a former president and CEO of Daimler Vans North America, Lehmann a former Continental CTO, Kompass a former BMW VP of Security and Pilutti a former technical plus analysis & superior ADAS supervisor at Ford.
“At Daimler, I noticed firsthand the constructive life-saving impact automated driving methods can have. In checks, we noticed a 95% discount in rear-end collisions with the addition of L2 know-how in vehicles. The groundbreaking work that Nodar is doing has the potential to have an effect on all the trade for the higher,” mentioned Nielsen.
Nodar reckons 250m L2 , L2+, and L3 autos will likely be constructed worldwide between 2025 and 2030 and needs to turn into the dominant ADAS imaginative and prescient system utilizing the 3D platform, known as Hammerhead, claimed to ship dependable, ultra-precise, real-time 3D sensing utilizing automotive-grade cameras and compute platforms.
“Nodar is an thrilling and transformative know-how which is able to enhance the efficiency, price, and, due to this fact, the accessibility of the long run automated driving autos,” mentioned Lehmann.
“After spending [35 years] straight within the international auto trade it’s nice to be part of recreation altering know-how.”