27 octobre 2016

More than 60 participants to the ADAS MORNING (2016 Oct 18) in Paris

More than 60 participants to the ADAS MORNING (2016 Oct 18) in Paris It's been a very nice presentation of Road Safety Issues : . people (statistics of accident, death, ...). insurance companies. fleets. companies and professional drivers. researchers (human factor, ...). road infrastructure experts. ADAS and real time alert systems. car manufacturers and future driverless systems This manifestation was organized by MOV'EO Groupement ADAS.Groupement ADAS is a cluster of high-tech SMEs focused on ADAS, intelligent... [Lire la suite]

27 octobre 2016

On the Road to Driverless

On the Road to Driverless Differential GNSS+INS for Land Vehicle Autonomous Navigation Qualification By Gilles Boime, Emmanuel Sicsik-Paré and John Fischer Land-vehicle autonomous navigation requires centimeter-level qualification tools to enable confidence build-up for delivery to open-road traffic insertion. External positioning sensors over a dedicated road section can be replaced with an embedded high-accuracy, highly responsive epoch-by-epoch differential GNSS receiver coupled with an inertial navigation system. The... [Lire la suite]
26 octobre 2016

Intelligent tyre for accident-free traffic

Intelligent tyre for accident-free traffic Background & policy context:  Research and development work in automotive industry has been focusing at an intensified pace on developing vehicles with intelligent powertrain management, chassis control systems and driver support functions such as ADAS for improved lateral and longitudinal control of the car, as well as for monitoring tasks. Up to 2005, tyres had been only rubber systems representing 'terra incognito' in Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) area without... [Lire la suite]
25 octobre 2016

Tesla “autopilot” Properly Tested With Motorcycles?

Tesla “autopilot” Properly Tested With Motorcycles? Norway – The Norwegian Motorcyclists’ Union (NMCU) has contacted Elon Musk, founder of Tesla Motors and asked him: Is Tesla “autopilot” properly tested with motorcycles? This is as a follow-up letter to the Minister of Transport, where NMCU took up the issue of people being fooled into believing that adaptive cruise control makes the vehicle “self-executing”. NMCU insists that any system being basis for the term “self-driving” must be thoroughly tested with... [Lire la suite]
24 octobre 2016

YAMAHA SPEEDS UP THE DEVELOPMENT OF SELF-DRIVING MOTORCYCLES

YAMAHA SPEEDS UP THE DEVELOPMENT OF SELF-DRIVING MOTORCYCLES The Japanese tech group moves to bring automated motorbikes with help of Silicon Valley know-how. Definitely cars, probably trucks:  the current discussion on automated and intelligent mobility takes for granted that we are talking about four-wheelers. However, Japanese tech giant Yamaha has other plans. According to a Financial Times article, the corporation sets about developing self-driving motorbikes. Don’t get too... [Lire la suite]
23 octobre 2016

Déploiement de l’App d’estimation temps réel du risque de conduite SafetyNex pour l'assurance : estimation du ROI

Déploiement de l’App d’estimation temps réel du risque de conduite SafetyNex (télématique embarquée sur smartphone) par une Compagnie d’Assurance : évaluation du retour sur investissement (ROI) Par NEXYAD Octobre 2016   INTRODUCTION Les Compagnies d’Assurance automobile Européennes et Américaines sont toutes actuellement en train de tester des systèmes de télématique, soit sur boîtiers, soit sur smartphones, afin d’étudier les possibilités apportées par le digital dans l’évolution de leur métier et de leurs modèles... [Lire la suite]

22 octobre 2016

IRU Position on Road Safety related Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)

IRU Position on Road Safety related Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Unanimously adopted by the IRU Commission on Road Safety (CSR) in Brussels, Belgium, on 1 October 2013. Clarification on the role of the driver and ADAS while operating a vehicle. I. ANALYSIS In recent decades vehicle manufacturers and their system suppliers have made great efforts to improve vehicle technology and traffic safety. One of the major improvements has been the introduction of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems. 1. Definition Advanced Driver... [Lire la suite]
21 octobre 2016

New Release of the NEXYAD App SafetyNex (estimation of driving risk)

New Release of the NEXYAD App SafetyNex (estimation of driving risk)   Soon available on stores, the NEXYAD smartphone App SafetyNex is under testing by several Insurance Companies. Indeed, SafetyNex canreduce accident rate by 20% and computes every needed statistics for insurance companies that would like to offer pay as you drive and pay how you drive contracts :      Read more : http://www.safetyNex.net  
20 octobre 2016

NEXYAD invited at AIG Forum

NEXYAD invited at AIG Forum  Gerard YAHIAOUI, CEO of NEXYAD, with Brother Samuel and Alain Prost AIG Forum, salon HOCHE, in Paris NEXYAD is member of MOV'EO Groupement ADAS. NEXYAD proposes their smartphone App SafetyNex for Insurance Companies(onboard risk assessment) Read more : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/
20 octobre 2016

50 Mind-Blowing Implications of Self-Driving Cars (and Trucks)

50 Mind-Blowing Implications of Self-Driving Cars (and Trucks) As Uber rolls out its first self-driving taxis in Pittsburgh, Tesla and Mercedesroll out limited self-driving capabilities and cities around the world negotiate with companies who want to bring self-driving cars and trucks to their cities, I thought it might be interesting to think through the implications of a fully implemented self-driving transportation network. Depending on who you listen to, a driverless world could... [Lire la suite]