Our Benefactors and Exhibitors

OUR BENEFACTORS
AND EXHIBITORS


Benefactors

american-chemistry
AutonomousStuff
continental
exponent
gtai
mobis
innoviz
Magna Electronics
Munich RE
ouster
Perkins Coie

Quanergy

Toyota Research Institute
Velodyne
VTTI
Waymo
WSP

Exhibitors

American Center for Mobility / Ann Arbor SPARK

 

The American Center for Mobility is a non-profit testing and product development facility that is purpose-built for testing, verification and self-certification of connected and automated vehicles, and other mobility technologies. ACM is located on a 500-acre site in Ypsilanti Township in Southeast Michigan. Learn More

AmericanChemistry
 

American Chemistry Council’s Automotive Team are material experts that operate in a political and technological environment managing key issues affecting the automotive plastic and composite market such as enabling automotive mega trends, energy policy, emissions control, recycling, sustainability and emerging and innovative technology development. The Auto Team is focused on pre-competitive initiatives that provide innovative solutions for and in partnership with technology visionaries and innovators, OEMs, suppliers, and the automotive value chain.

Applus IDIADA

 

Applus IDIADA is presenting its expertise in ADAS and CAV development and validation, as well as its worldwide initiatives in these fields. The company has offices and development centers in 26 countries, with US testing and engineering facilities in Michigan and California.

AutonomousStuff
 

AutonomouStuff is proud to provide the world's most innovative organizations with the best products, software and engineering services to enable robotics and autonomy. The company was founded with the goal of bringing together the world’s best technologies to enable autonomy and increase safety. The top priority for the team at AutonomouStuff is customer success. Customers value the convenience of finding the most cutting-edge engineering services, perception, computing, GPS and interface components in one location.

BB&T

 

BB&T’s Autonomous Vehicle Insurance Practice Group facilitates innovation. Steve Miller (Vice President) and Dennis Hernandez lead a team of experts that insure more than a dozen companies actively testing AV across a variety of platforms in multiple states. BB&T’s unique position as a market leader and deep insurance carrier relationships help facilitate the unique coverage solutions critical in this emerging space.

Cepton Technologies

 

Cepton is a 3D LiDAR solutions provider that is shipping next generation LiDAR products for the automotive, industrial and mapping markets. Cepton LiDAR delivers unrivaled detection, range, resolution and reliability at low cost to enable perception for the fast growing market for smart machines.

Continental
 

Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transport. In 2017, Continental generated sales of €44 billion and currently employs more than 238,000 people in 61 countries. Visit continental-corporation.com for more information.

dSPACE, Inc.

 

Get your autonomous driving functions safely on the road with the dSPACE tool chain. Whether you are developing software functions, modeling vehicles, environment sensors and traffic scenarios, or running virtual test drives, dSPACE offers an integrated tool set perfectly matched for ADAS and automated driving function development. Learn More

Exponent
 

Exponent has evaluated performance of driver assistance systems for over a decade. We investigate present-day performance and future evolution of these systems which include ADAS for collision warning and mitigation, autonomous features, and connected vehicle technology. We test and analyze systems both during development and when equipped vehicles are involved in accidents.

FEV North America, Inc.

 

For nearly 40 years, FEV has been a global leader in the development of mobility solutions for the transportation industry. Our team of experts is passionate about advancing the connected vehicle space through the design, development, integration and validation of smart vehicle technologies. Partner with FEV to create an intelligent, more efficient future mobility solution.

gtai
 

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany.The organization advises and supports international businesses seeking to expand into the German market. GTAI free services include: Project-specific legal and tax support, Incentives and financing option consultancy, Strategic market entry consultancy, site visits, and contact initiation and local support.

mobis
 

Hyundai-Mobis is a global Tier One supplier (#6) to major automotive OEMs with 2015 sales exceeding $30 billion. Mobis has 20,000 employees worldwide in 27 manufacturing sites, 48 aftermarket sales offices and 8 R&D Centers to deliver diverse products ranging from chassis, cockpit and front end modules, brake, steering, and safety systems to multimedia, mechatronics, lighting, and green car parts.

innoviz
 

Innoviz is a leading provider of high performance solid-state LiDAR technology to enable the mass commercialization of autonomous vehicles. Available now, InnovizPro™ offers unrivaled angular resolution at the highest frame rate. The company’s automotive-grade LiDAR, InnovizOne™, will be available in 2019.

Magna Electronics
 

Magna Electronics provides leading technologies for automated driving to secure connectivity and vehicle electrification. With our competitive position and our culture of innovation, we are transforming mobility. The vehicle of tomorrow will demand a comprehensive range of electronic controls, and sensors to provide drivers with systems that offer enhanced safety and convenience. With our global footprint, innovative designs, deep systems knowledge, Magna Electronics delivers unique electrification and autonomous systems.

Munich RE
 

Munich Reinsurance America, Inc. (Munich Re) offers forward-thinking property-casualty reinsurance coverages and specialty reinsurance and insurance solutions. Within our Mobility Domain, we focus on establishing strategic partnerships and collaborating on pilot projects with our clients to develop risk management solutions for the new era of mobility, including autonomous vehicles, shared mobility, vehicle telematics and crash avoidance systems.

Ouster
 

Ouster is a leading provider of LIDAR and related robotics technology dedicated to bringing 3D sensing to the masses. We sell the OS-1 LIDAR which is the most capable, powerful, and affordable sensor on the market. We focus on combining advanced technologies with practical, scalable engineering, and pride ourselves on shipping products, not promises.

Perkins Coie
 

From counseling startup manufacturers of unmanned vehicles to guiding major corporations’ expansion into the UVS industry, Perkins Coie works with UVS clients on a wide spectrum of issues. We partner with and advise industry players, including those in IoT Automation, in areas such as product liability, patent and licensing, privacy issues, regulatory compliance, M&A, financings, public offerings and private placements.

Phase One Industrial

 

Phase One Industrial is a world-leading provider of medium format cameras and imaging solutions, ranging from 50MP to 190MP for aerial and industrial applications. Ease of integration with varied mapping solutions offer a cost effective and efficient tool for reliable, high resolution positional data.

Princeton Lightwave

 

Princeton Lightwave is the leader in Geiger-mode sensing technology, which detects and processes photons digitally, precisely, and in real-time. Geiger-mode sensing delivers disruptive capabilities for navigating vehicles autonomously, for imaging the world in 3D, for communicating without being hacked. GeigerCruizer™ automotive LiDARs make driverless cars safer by seeing further.

PTV Group

 

PTV America, Inc. is the North American subsidiary of PTV Group. We help cities, companies, and people, save both time and money. We’re leaders in delivering and supporting innovative transportation and logistics solutions, and for the application of our state-of-the-art transportation software. Our main focus is to provide expertise in transportation planning, traffic operations, traffic engineering, routing, mapping and optimization for our customers.

Quanergy
 

Quanergy Systems is the leading provider of LiDAR smart sensing solutions for real-time capture and processing of 3D spatial data and object detection, tracking and classification. Quanergy sensors, based on solid state technology, are disruptive in their cost, performance, reliability, size, weight and power consumption. These affordable LiDAR sensors enable broad deployment of ADAS and autonomous driving systems.

SBG Systems

 

SBG Systems offers a complete line of inertial sensors based on the state-of-the-art MEMS technology such as Attitude and Heading Reference System (AHRS), Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU), Inertial Navigation Systems with embedded GPS (INS/GPS), etc. This technology, combined with advanced calibration techniques offers miniature and low-cost solutions while maintaining a very high performance at every level.
Our sensors are ideal for industrial, defense & research projects such as unmanned vehicle control, antenna tracking, camera stabilization, and surveying applications.

Toyota Research Institute
 

TRI's mission is to use artificial intelligence to improve the quality of human life. We are dedicated to making automobiles safer, more affordable, and more accessible to everyone, regardless of age or ability, and to expanding the benefit of mobility technology beyond automobiles, for example to in-home support of older persons and those with special needs.

Traffic Technology Services

 

Traffic Technology Services (TTS) is a technology company and information provider for connected vehicle applications. TTS utilizes existing public infrastructure to communicate to traffic signals and predict signal switch times. Our cloud-based solution, industry standard product, and nationwide deployment allows for immediate vehicle-to-infrastructure integration and applications. We predict traffic control.

Transportation Research Board (TRB)

 

Transportation Research Board (TRB) delivers practical, innovative solutions to improve how we move. TRB is part of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, an independent, objective, and interdisciplinary non-profit. TRB advises the federal government, convenes experts, and conducts multimodal research on many topics, including connected and automated vehicles.

TSS – Transport Simulation Systems Inc.

 

TSS – Transport Simulation Systems develops and supports the integrated Aimsun traffic modelling software, which provides an accurate and cost-effective simulation environment for testing connected and autonomous vehicles. Now with offices in Barcelona, London, New York City, Paris, Portland and Sydney, TSS services 4,000 users in 75 countries, including government agencies, consultancies and research institutions.

VectorZero

 

VectorZero builds interactive road modeling and traffic simulation tools - primarily targeted towards autonomous vehicle development and testing. Our main product significantly speeds the creation of road networks for simulation. We can create 3D models from real-world data or to test specific scenarios. The product runs on both Windows and Linux and includes tools to generate traffic signals, signs, and other assemblies.

Velodyne
 

Velodyne LiDAR sensors provide a 3D model of the world around the vehicle, including calibrated reflectivity data for precise localization, segmentation, and object tracking and classification within the environment. Now Velodyne has introduced the VLP-32 sensor platform, further improving performance and range for those seeking the best data for Level 2 through Level 5 self-driving programs.

VTTI
 

VTTI is working with private and public sectors across the industry to forge a safer transportation system by designing/developing, testing, certifying, and deploying advanced vehicles--including automated and connected vehicles--and leading naturalistic studies that deliver real-world driving data and analytics.

Waymo
 

Waymo is a self-driving technology company with a mission to make it safe and easy for people and things to move around. From our beginnings as the Google self-driving car project, we’ve been working to make our roads safer and increase mobility for the millions of people who cannot drive.

WSP
 

Connected and Automated Vehicles (CAV) have the potential to change all aspects of mobility – from the way we commute to how we plan and develop infrastructure for future cities and towns. How should governments respond? What are the infrastructure and policy changes governments should consider in response to these new technologies? An industry leader in the field of CAV, WSP USA, formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, is working with owners and operators as they consider strategy for the implementation of both policy and technology.