Deutsche Telekom's investment arm, Telekom Capital, makes its first investment, NVIDIA can help slip the power of deep neutral networks into real-world cars, Delphi readies coast-to-coast demo of self-driving car, Voyomotive battles gas-wasting with gadget that turns off car, and Mitsubishi develops noise-suppression technology.
It's time for another Autotech Council newsletter. This week's newsletter includes:
- Call for Speakers, Sponsors, and Demos for the April Connected Car and May Member Meetings.
- News from Telekom Capital, Mojio, NVIDIA, Airbiquity, Mitsubishi, Voyomotive, and Delphi.
- Official Unveiling of the Prospect SV ITS Signal Lab and SimLab - Prospect Silicon Valley presents two, first of its kind laboratory environments at their Demonstration Center in San Jose. The first is an open platform Intelligent Traffic Systems (ITS) signal laboratory for developing and demonstrating Connected Vehicle applications. Second is the SimLab - a unique partnership of Prospect SV and Aachen University/FKA, led by Dr. Marcus Brӧckerhoff. Registration, networking and lunch begin at 10:30 am. The program will begin at 11 am followed by a Q&A, tour of the labs and Prospect SV's Demonstration Center.
- What's Standing Between Your Organization and a Successful Connected Car Services Program? - Andrew Hart from SBD will present multiple connected car service case studies and insights to illustrate why the biggest challenges the automotive industry faces today are not only technical - but organizational. By increasing our understanding of the organizational issues negatively impacting consumer use of connected car services we can become change agents in our own companies and catalysts for business success.
Click through to see our full newsletter, have a great weekend!