Phil Magney

Phil Magney

About Visions Systems Intelligence

Phil Magney is founder and principal advisor for Vision Systems Intelligence (VSI). VSI provides research and advisory on active safety and autonomous control features in automotive. VSI has mapped the entire value chain from sensors to processors to control systems.

Phil’s team also produces The Autonomous Solutions Portal -- a research portal with information and insight on autonomous vehicle technologies.

About Phil

Phil Magney is a well-respected automotive consultant and senior manager with over 25 years of experience in automotive ADAS, telematics and infotainment. Phil is the author of numerous reports and papers for industry trade publications in addition to being a frequent speaker at global automotive conferences. Phil is trained in ISO 26262 and has a deep understanding of Functional Safety and the elements of active ADAS and autonomous control systems.

In 2000, Phil co-founded the Telematics Research Group (TRG) to provide syndicated and custom market intelligence to the Automotive Infotainment Industry. TRG was acquired in 2008 by iSuppli (LA) where Phil led the newly formed automotive practice focusing on automotive electronics for Infotainment and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). In 2011, iSuppli was acquired by IHS where Phil led the Automotive Technology Group within IHS Automotive.

Outside the office Phil is an avid road racer and holds NASA and SCCA Competition Licenses. Road racing enables Phil with a practical understanding of vehicle electronics, safety, and control.