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Bronze Sponsor

Hamamatsu Corporation is the North American subsidiary of Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. (Japan), a leading manufacturer of devices for the measurement of infrared, visible, and ultraviolet light. In the automotive area, we offer highly reliable optoelectronic components for safety systems, automatic climate control systems, data communications, and other advanced car features.

Sponsorship Opportunities

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Platinum Sponsor ($15,000) – includes:

  • Five (5) conference passes (transferable to individuals outside of sponsor’s company or organization)
  • Conference participant list (with contact information)
  • Opportunity to give a 10-minute talk during main conference session
  • Virtual exhibit booth with access to our AI-enabled matchmaking platform
  • Access to all live talks, recordings, and presentation slides
  • Access to the online AI-enabled matchmaking platform
  • Recognition as Platinum Sponsor, company logo and description on event website and matchmaking platform; marketing exposure through preconference email and social media promotions
  • Event promotions will reach 70,000 to 80,000 individuals in the microtechnology, foundry, sensors, MEMS, electronics, and semiconductor industry segments.

Gold Sponsor ($10,000) – includes:

  • Four (4) conference passes (transferable to individuals outside of sponsor’s company or organization)
  • Recognition as Gold Sponsor
  • All other items the same as Platinum Sponsor

Silver Sponsor ($7,500) – includes:

  • Three (3) conference passes (transferable to individuals outside of sponsor’s company or organization)
  • Recognition as Silver Sponsor
  • Opportunity to give a 5-minute talk during main conference session
  • All other items the same as Platinum Sponsor

Bronze Sponsor ($5,000) – includes:

  • Two (2) conference passes (transferable to individuals outside of sponsor’s company or organization)
  • Recognition as Bronze Sponsor
  • Opportunity to give a 5-minute talk during main conference session
  • All other items the same as Platinum Sponsor

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Past Sponsors

Many thanks to our sponsors from the 2016-2021 events.

Platinum Sponsor

Sama offers an end-to-end data labeling platform and fully managed annotation service, trusted by many of the Fortune 500 such as Walmart, Google and Nvidia. The powerful combination of our ML-powered platform and a directly managed workforce of annotators allows us to deliver high-quality labels via an ethical supply chain. Sama specializes in image, video and sensor data annotation and validation for dozens of autonomous vehicle use cases including lane marking annotation, object tracking with polygons, vehicle classification and many more.

Seagate Technology crafts the datasphere, helping to maximize humanity’s potential by innovating world-class, precision-engineered mass-data storage and management solutions with a focus on sustainable partnerships. A global technology leader for more than 40 years, the company has shipped over three billion terabytes of data capacity.

SilTerra Malaysia is a semiconductor wafer foundry offering a full range of process technologies covering our core business in CMOS technologies (advanced logic, RFCMOS, mixed signal and high voltage) to leading edge technologies in MEMS, silicon photonics, bio-photonics and power. SilTerra’s wafer fab has a capacity of 40,000 eight-inch wafers per month. SilTerra also offers MEMS foundry services and a unique MEMS-on-CMOS technology. Under the MEMS foundry services, we help customers realize working prototypes from their proof of concept, support the transfer or set-up of customer owned process and ramp-up to high volume manufacturing (all in one fab). With our MEMS-on-CMOS technology, we have the capability to build the MEMS devices on pre-processed CMOS wafers thus offering a “truly monolithic MEMS integrated solution”. This integrated technology provides a cost-effective, multi-functional chip with a smaller footprint. SilTerra provides proven silicon validated MEMS devices to our customers. SilTerra offers various MEMS on CMOS devices such as: pMUT(piezoelectric micromachined ultrasonic transducers), BAW and SAW (bulk and surface acoustic wave) resonators, optical micro-mirror arrays, zero level package (ZLP), nano-wires, and sensors. Applications include frequency control products, data projectors, finger print sensors, medical imaging and industrial sensors.

Gold Sponsor

OSRAM Opto Semiconductors is one of the guiding lights both in technological development and in the manufacture of high-quality products. For nearly four decades, the high-tech company has been investing in research and developing new products on the technological cutting edge – enabling OSRAM Opto Semiconductors to set international standards in the fields of automotive, illumination, visualization and sensor technology. The expertise of OSRAM Opto Semiconductors extends from basic semiconductor technologies to individual customer applications. The company produces top-quality solutions in various fields such as sensor technology and laser systems. The product portfolio is comprised of high-performance light-emitting diodes (LEDs) for automotive and general lighting applications and miniature LEDs for mobile devices, as well as infrared LEDs (IREDs), semiconductor lasers and detectors. One of the global player’s top priorities is offering its customers professional and comprehensive support based on many years of well-founded expertise.

BrightView is a leader in Visual Intelligence, delivering the highest-performing visual and optic solutions for advanced technology applications. We rapidly create, collaborate, and construct the world's most transformative micro lens array solutions, unlocking an unmatched level of visual performance in products across industries such as consumer electronics, automotive, robotics, and 3D sensing. We constantly reimagine, reinvent, and reconsider all possibilities to deliver the next level of visual performance. We believe that the innovation behind every display can transform the potential of tomorrow’s technology. We are driven to solve the most challenging problems through rapid prototyping and design cycles, and producing solutions at a high volume, with impeccable precision. Let us connect you to a world of visual intelligence that will open eyes to new possibilities.

At Draper, we believe exciting things happen when new capabilities are imagined and created. Whether formulating a concept and developing each component to achieve a field-ready prototype or combining existing technologies in new ways, Draper engineers apply multidisciplinary approaches that deliver new capabilities to customers. As a nonprofit engineering innovation company, Draper focuses on the design, development, and deployment of advanced technological solutions for the world’s most challenging and important problems. We provide engineering solutions directly to government, industry, and academia; work on teams as prime contractor or subcontractor; and participate as a collaborator in consortia. We provide unbiased assessments of technology or systems designed or recommended by other organizations—custom designed, as well as commercial-off-the-shelf.

iMerit is a leading AI data solutions company providing high quality data across computer vision, natural language processing and content services that power machine learning and artificial intelligence applications for large enterprises. iMerit provides end-to-end data labeling services to Fortune 500 companies in a wide array of industries including agricultural AI, autonomous vehicles, commerce, geospatial, government, financial services, medical AI and technology. iMerit employs more than 4,000 full-time data annotation experts in Bhutan, Europe, India and the United States. Raising $23.5 million in funding to date, iMerit investors are CDC Group, Khosla Impact, Michael and Susan Dell Foundation and Omidyar Network.

LeddarTech is a leader in environmental sensing platforms for autonomous vehicles and advanced driver assistance systems. Founded in 2007, LeddarTech has evolved to become a comprehensive end-to-end environmental sensing company by enabling customers to solve critical sensing and perception challenges across the entire value chain of the automotive and mobility market segments. With its LeddarVision™ sensor-fusion and perception platform and its cost-effective, scalable, and versatile LiDAR development solution for automotive-grade solid-state LiDARs based on the LeddarEngine™, LeddarTech enables Tier 1-2 automotive system integrators to develop full-stack sensing solutions for autonomy level 1 to 5. These solutions are actively deployed in autonomous shuttle, truck, bus, delivery vehicle, smart city/factory, and robotaxi applications. The company is responsible for several innovations in cutting-edge automotive and mobility remote-sensing applications, with over 95 patented technologies (granted or pending) enhancing ADAS and autonomous driving capabilities.

MRSI Systems (Mycronic Group) is the leading manufacturer of fully automated, high-speed, high-precision and flexible eutectic and epoxy die bonding systems. We offer solutions for research and development, low-to-medium volume production, and high-volume manufacturing of photonic devices such as lasers, detectors, modulators, AOCs, WDM/EML TO-Cans, optical transceivers, LIDAR, VR/AR, sensors, and optical imaging products. With 30+ years of industry experience and our worldwide local technical support team, we provide the most effective systems and assembly solutions for all packaging levels including chip-on-wafer (CoW), chip-on-carrier (CoC), PCB, and gold-box packaging. Mycronic ( is a Swedish high-tech company engaged in the development, manufacture and marketing of production equipment with high precision and flexibility requirements for the electronics industry. Mycronic’s headquarters are located in Täby, north of Stockholm and the Group has subsidiaries in China, France, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom and the United States. Mycronic is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.

We believe in the power and potential of making connections -- between people, ideas, and technology. In fact, connection is central to everything we do. We constantly challenge ourselves to find those connections because that’s what creates a path forward. This means bringing the right people together to build solutions that make a difference. It means combining fresh perspectives with new technologies to turn your vision into reality.

Omnitron Sensors Inc, headquartered in San Francisco, California, is a MEMS process development company that believes revolution comes from innovation in developing manufacturing platforms in silicon. We’re a startup company with a team of industry veterans and best-in-class technologists committed to a future of sensors. We’re out to impact every part of the sensor ecosystem, bringing Omnitron’s platform to the forefront of sensor development.

Preciseley Microtechnology Corporation (PMC) is a global leader in optic MEMS solutions for optical communications systems, automotive and 3D sensing applications. The company offers innovative MEMS solutions that help design engineers solve complex problems for 5G telecommunications infrastructure, data center networks, automotive LIDAR and laser lighting systems, industrial LIDAR and machine vision systems, AR/VR, and biometrics applications. We have solved demanding design problems spanning angular-drift, shock and vibration, power consumption and size, while shipping millions of units meeting stringent industry quality requirements to support the growing demand for our MEMS devices.

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.

UltraSense Systems develops MEMS based ultrasonic touch solutions which enable precise, highly localized, buttonless interactions with any surface materials including metals, glass, wood, ceramics, leather, and plastics. The company has developed the world's smallest AI-enabled ultrasound system-on-a-chip that can sense through any material and replace mechanical buttons in smartphone, automotive, consumer electronics, home appliances, IoT, industrial, and medical products applications. UltraSense has a smart surface demonstration platform for potential customers, can provide evaluation kits, as well as assist with applications engineering.

Silver Sponsor

Algolux is an AI software company empowering vision systems with the most robust perception technology for all conditions. Developed by an industry-recognized team of researchers led by Dr. Felix Heide, our award-winning machine learning technologies address the complex task of developing robust and scalable vision systems. This approach significantly improves safety and system performance while reducing cost, time-to-market, and scalability risks. Eos is our award-winning embedded perception solution. It delivers up to 3x better accuracy than today’s state-of-the-art computer vision alternatives, especially in difficult operating scenarios. Its highly efficient architecture quickly adapts to any sensor and lens configuration, massively reducing the typical time and cost of training dataset capture and annotation. Eos enables advanced multi-sensor fusion and can even replace LIDAR at a fraction of the cost when combined with depth-sensing cameras. Atlas helps you automate the painful & time-consuming task of manual camera tuning, enabling you to achieve optimal image quality for any computer vision task within days. It can significantly reduce your program risks with a scalable and predictable metric-driven methodology that applies to any camera lens / sensor / ISP configuration. Algolux was named to the 2021 CB Insights AI 100 list of most innovative artificial intelligence companies in the world.

Applied Intuition provides simulation software and infrastructure tools to safely develop, test, and deploy autonomous systems at scale. Our suite of products, focused on simulation, data management, and analytics, enables development teams to create thousands of scenarios in minutes, run simulations at scale, and verify and validate algorithms for production deployment. Applied’s solution amplifies real-world miles driven by finding edge cases in the drive data, scalably creating variations of test scenarios, and supplementing them with synthetic data. Our solution supports the safe operation of vehicles by catching failure cases early and enabling algorithm improvement post-deployment. Headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in Los Angeles, Detroit, Washington, D.C., Munich, Seoul, and Tokyo, Applied is composed of software, robotics, and automotive experts with experiences from the top global companies. Industry-leading companies of all sizes use Applied’s solutions to bring autonomy to market faster.

Deepen AI is a Silicon Valley startup focusing on annotation and validation of multi sensor autonomous vehicles and ADAS. Our solutions are configurable and include software licensing, IP licensing, and professional services. We manage the Safety Pool Initiative working with regulators and all the leading LIDAR/camera/sensor makers, Tier 1 automotive suppliers, automotive OEMs, and AI/robotics solution providers.

EPC is the leading provider of gallium nitride (GaN)-based power management technology and is doing more than just improving efficiency of electrical power. It is also enabling new, life-changing applications that didn’t exist five years ago. From wireless power and autonomous vehicles to high-speed mobile communications, low cost satellites, and transformations in medical care, among many others, GaN is becoming the preferred technology for progressive companies that are eager to remain at the forefront of their industries.

Hamamatsu Corporation is the North American subsidiary of Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. (Japan), a leading manufacturer of devices for the measurement of infrared, visible, and ultraviolet light. In the automotive area, we offer highly reliable optoelectronic components for safety systems, automatic climate control systems, data communications, and other advanced car features.

Imec aims to be the world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes us unique. By leveraging our world-class infrastructure and local and global ecosystem of partners across a multitude of industries, we create groundbreaking innovation in application domains such as healthcare, smart cities and mobility, logistics and manufacturing, energy and education. As a trusted partner for companies, start-ups and universities we bring together close to 3,500 brilliant minds from over 75 nationalities. Imec is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium and also has distributed R&D groups at a number of Flemish universities, in the Netherlands, Taiwan, USA, China, and offices in India and Japan.

Excellent light measurement technology: Instrument Systems stands for premium German quality and profound application-oriented expertise in light and display measurement. For over 30 years, we have specialized in high-quality spectroradiometers, imaging colorimeters and innovative display measurement systems. Known for highest color and luminance measurement accuracy our systems are indispensable in automotive and aviation industries, LED/luminaire manufacturing, the entertainment electronics field and in R&D labs. Leading automotive companies and their suppliers rely on Instrument Systems 2D measurement systems and software solutions to characterize displays, dashboards, light guides and control elements. In addition, we have longstanding experience in optical semiconductor device testing and our LED and VCSEL testing solutions are widely used in R&D as well as in production lines. Novel, advanced systems enable even the spectral and temporal characterization of VCSELs in the nanosecond regime. With innovative solutions, we enable state-of-the-art characterization and quality control for signal sources in automotive LIDAR.

MIPI Alliance (MIPI) develops interface specifications for mobile and mobile-influenced industries. There is at least one MIPI specification in every smartphone manufactured today. Founded in 2003, the organization has over 300 member companies worldwide and 14 active working groups delivering specifications within the mobile ecosystem. Members of the organization include handset manufacturers, device OEMs, software providers, semiconductor companies, application processor developers, IP tool providers, automotive OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers, and test and test equipment companies, as well as camera, tablet and laptop manufacturers.

The SAES Getters Group is the world leader in a variety of applications where vacuum, hermetic or ultra-high purity gas conditions are required. SAES Getters provides products that allow customers to achieve lifetime device integrity of their MEMS devices. There are many configurations of Getter solutions available for integration inside a device ranging from SAES' thin film page material deposited on lids or wafers, hydrogen only absorbing thin materials deposited on lids or sheets to porous Getters that are installed inside devices.

Shin-Etsu, utilizing strengths from multiple divisions, offers an extensive product line of frontend materials, traditional packaging materials, advanced packaging materials and assembly materials. Shin-Etsu has the leading position for many materials utilized to manufacture and assemble sensors. Our products include resists, adhesion promoters, thermal interface material, molding compounds, encapsulants, silicone and epoxy coatings along with die attachment material.

“All designs. All materials. All applications.” Teledyne offers unmatched MEMS capability, from design to prototyping on 150mm wafers through to volume 200mm production. Teledyne DALSA and Teledyne Micralyne combine to collaborate with customers offering decades of experience across a vast process portfolio. Our deep expertise in materials and processes, combined with state-of-the-art facilities and collaborative R&D resources drive continuous improvement, learning, and innovation. Teledyne delivers a scalable suite of MEMS and microfabrication capabilities that allow customers to ramp up to meet their business development goals. We are a trusted development and manufacturing partner for process and product IP. Contact us to find out more.

“All designs. All materials. All applications.” Teledyne offers unmatched MEMS capability, from design to prototyping on 150mm wafers through to volume 200mm production. Teledyne DALSA and Teledyne Micralyne combine to collaborate with customers offering decades of experience across a vast process portfolio. Our deep expertise in materials and processes, combined with state-of-the-art facilities and collaborative R&D resources drive continuous improvement, learning, and innovation. Teledyne delivers a scalable suite of MEMS and microfabrication capabilities that allow customers to ramp up to meet their business development goals. We are a trusted development and manufacturing partner for process and product IP. Contact us to find out more.

Bronze Sponsor

The AGC Group, with Tokyo-based Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. at its core, is a world-leading supplier of flat, automotive and display glass, chemicals and other high-tech materials and components. AGC Automotive specializes in production of windows (OEM and replacement) for vehicle manufacturers. It also provides ready-to-assemble systems (fixation devices), higher value added functional systems (antennas, sensors, heating elements) and enhanced property glazing (improved thermal, sound and vision comfort). Wideye is a dedicated entity of AGC, totally focused on autonomous vehicle ecosystem, thanks to 3 value axes: supply of exclusive infrared transparent glass for vision and non-vision glazing and LIDAR covers, tailor made design of parts for LIDAR integration, and LIDAR’s global integration with partners. For more information about Wideye go to

Baraja is a deep technology company that has reinvented LiDAR for self-driving vehicles. Our Spectrum-ScanTM platform uses patented technology to set new benchmarks for precision, range and reliability.

The limitations of legacy LiDAR systems stem from a single design challenge: the ability to point a laser in a wide field-of-view. While traditional systems rely on fragile rotating lasers and oscillating mirrors, we simply refract light through a prism to scan the environment, with no-moving-parts in the fast axis. This unique method allows us to deliver unprecedented range, precision and reliability in even the most extreme environments - meaning pointcloud data you can trust.

With billions being spent to solve fully autonomous driving, we believe our technology is the most viable approach to producing the data needed to usher in the future of autonomous mobility.

Founded in 2017 and based in Munich, Germany, Blickfeld is a provider of cutting-edge LIDAR technology for autonomous mobility and IoT applications. The company has developed proprietary LIDAR technology based on patented silicon MEMS mirrors and commercial off-the-shelf components. The Blickfeld LIDAR technology meets the highest performance requirements at the cost and size needed for mass market adoption. Due to their range of configurable features, Blickfeld LIDARs provide solutions for multiple use-cases. Blickfeld’s team is made up of experienced professionals with renowned expertise in the fields of electronics, optics, MEMS and software. The company is backed by venture capital investors including Fluxunit (the corporate venture arm of lighting company Osram), High-Tech Gründerfonds, Tengelmann Ventures, and Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners.

Cognata provides the fast lane to autonomous driving with its testing and evaluation solution for self-driving vehicles—a realistic automotive simulation platform where virtual cars travel virtual roads in digital twins, from cities to unmarked terrain, all remarkably true to real-world conditions. Aside from using digital twins or entirely synthetic worlds for AV testing and validation, Cognata specializes in realistic sensor models for uncommon sensors: Radar, Lidar, Thermal cameras, ultrasonic and more. Working with some of the largest autonomous vehicle makers in Tier 1 companies in the world, Cognata brings the disruptive power of artificial intelligence and computer vision to the ADAS and autonomous driving simulation world and shaves years off the verification and validation process.

ELDIM is a French company located in Normandy. With more than 30 years of expertise in display technologies and metrology, our team focuses on developing advanced optical metrology tools that always provide competitive advantages to our customers. Our activity is divided in three divisions: optical metrology, optical shop, and video drivers. Based on home-made advanced optical designs, our products provide unbeatable resolution in angles. Our own optical shop allows the manufacturing of the complex optics used in our systems. It is a key parameter in the development and prototyping phase for production projects. It allows a very fast validation of your future production process. Since 1992, ELDIM's engineering teams have acquired a high knowledge in the optical analysis of angular properties of the light (in transmissive or reflective mode).

Hitachi High-Tech has more than 25 years’ experience, and aims to be a one-stop-shop for your opto-electronics needs, with a comprehensive list of optical components and materials in LIDAR technology. We work with a strong team of partners that offer high performance optical materials and services, such as glass aspherical lenses, thermoelectric coolers (TECs), metal/silicon/ceramic submounts , packages, photodiodes, flexible printed circuits, thermistors, micro-optics (prisms, mirrors, PBS, etc.), and photonic integrated circuit (PIC) design, test, and engineering services to support your product design.

Lunewave, a revolutionary 3D-printed hi-resolution radar startup, is developing sensors for ADAS and autonomous vehicles. Based in Tucson, AZ, with satellite offices in Boston and Silicon Valley, Lunewave boasts an impressively experienced team with years of experience in mm-wave radar. Lunewave is developing a high performance, high value automotive radar sensor system for ADAS and autonomous driving applications. Operating in the 76-81 GHz band, it features a small, robust design capable of high resolution, up to 360-degree field of view, and a long detection range of 300+ meters. Enabled by our intelligent algorithms, it also includes capabilities such as interference avoidance and adaptive sensing. Lunewave’s automotive sensor is the best-in-class vehicle radar and will help keep drivers, passengers, and pedestrians safe.

Opsys was founded with a mission to build a leading-edge LIDAR solution that would truly enable the automotive industry to commercialize advanced automated driving systems on a mass scale. The Opsys team, backed with decades of experience in building electric-optical systems, partnered with component manufacturers to employ cutting-edge technology that is conducive for automotive manufacturing. The resulting Pure Solid State LIDAR based on state-of-the-art matrix-addressable VCSEL array and single-chip SPAD receiver architecture and a unique scanning Microflash technique has NO moving parts. It enables a true, real-time, 4D camera that can operate in demanding automotive environments and still meet automotive reliability requirements while providing best-in-class performance. The Opsys LIDAR is truly the only solid-state LIDAR solution that automotive manufacturers can realistically deploy to make the promise of safer roads a reality.

Parallel Domain's synthetic data platform helps autonomous vehicle & ADAS perception teams quickly train better ML models. PD Customers are able to accelerate the time to deploy safe autonomous systems by leveraging procedurally generated synthetic sensor data across the following applications: 1) boosting the improvement of long-tail deep learning class detection; 2) acquiring scenarios for which one cannot collect real-world data; and 3) integrating realistic synthetic sensor data into closed-loop perception stacks. Check out samples of Parallel Domain’s synthetic LIDAR + camera sequence on our website.

Reality AI is the leading product development environment for Edge AI / Tiny ML using sensors. Tools that generate TinyML models without code have become commonplace, but there is much more you can use machine learning to do. We offer AI-driven technology to help you find the most cost-effective instrumentation, components, and placement - and to build, optimize and deploy ML models in your product’s firmware. Use one of our pre-built Edge AI sensing modules, or use our Reality AI Tools® platform to build your own solution. Whether you are looking for a way to make vehicles safer, detect anomalies, predict maintenance needs, or any other sensor-based use case, we have you covered from data readiness to real-world deployment.

SCHOTT is a leading international technology group in the areas of specialty glass, glass ceramics and hermetic packaging. The company has more than 130 years of outstanding development, materials and technology expertise and offers the broadest portfolio on the market for LIDAR sensors. SCHOTT is an innovative enabler for many industries, including the home appliance, pharma, electronics, optics, life sciences, automotive and aviation industries.

SEKISUI is a global supplier to provide material solution to automotive autonomous sensing technologies, ADAS, electrified powertrains, and infotainment. We have leading technology for thermal management, EMI/RFI shielding, milli-wave absorber and a variety of sealing and adhesive solutions for radar/LIDAR applications. SEKISUI has been selected as one of the 2019 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (2019 Global 100). 2019 is the second consecutive and fourth time overall that SEKISUI Chemical has been included in this index.

At ST, we are 46,000 creators and makers of semiconductor technologies mastering the semiconductor supply chain with state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities. An independent device manufacturer, we work with more than 100,000 customers and thousands of partners to design and build products, solutions, and ecosystems that address their challenges and opportunities, and the need to support a more sustainable world. Our technologies enable smarter mobility, more efficient power and energy management, and the wide-scale deployment of the Internet of Things and 5G technology.

SUSS MicroOptics produces high-quality refractive and diffractive micro-optics for fiber coupling, collimation and beam homogenizing based on extensive experience in optical design, engineering, wafer-level manufacturing, metrology and packaging. SUSS MicroOptics is automotive qualified and key supplier for innovative photonic solutions in telecom, datacom, life science, laser, semiconductor equipment and automotive lighting. SUSS MicroOptics SA was formed in 1999 with the remit to supply its parent SUSS MicroTec AG with micro-optical elements for their lithography equipment. As the market for micro-optics grew, SUSS MicroOptics expanded to meet the new and diverse requirements, developing its product portfolio and expertise to become one of the leading producers of precision refractive and diffractive micro-optics in the world.

Tangram Vision is building the infrastructure layer for sensor-enabled autonomy. The Tangram Vision Platform streamlines complex perception tasks like sensor integration, sensor fusion, remote diagnostics, and multi-modal calibration. The Platform is customizable, and designed to support all common perception modalities, including cameras, depth sensors, IMUs, LIDAR, radar, and ultrasonic sensors. Beyond the Platform, Tangram Vision’s team of perception veterans can also assist with custom perception software, sensor integrations, and algorithmic development.

Velodyne Lidar (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) ushered in a new era of autonomous technology with the invention of real-time surround view LIDAR sensors. Velodyne is the first public pure-play LIDAR company and is known worldwide for its broad portfolio of breakthrough LIDAR technologies. Velodyne’s revolutionary sensor and software solutions provide flexibility, quality and performance to meet the needs of a wide range of industries, including autonomous vehicles, advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), robotics, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), smart cities and security. Through continuous innovation, Velodyne strives to transform lives and communities by advancing safer mobility for all.

Zadar Labs is developing next generation 4D imaging radar platforms. Our vision is to empower perception systems with flexible, high performance radar. At Zadar we see a future where every system that perceives the world is better with radar. We are founded on the idea that radar should be a tool, not a hurdle.