09 septembre 2017

Sensor Fusion and Data Fusion for ADAS and driverless vehicle

Sensor Fusion and Data Fusion for ADAS and driverless vehicle The French High-Tech startup NEXYAD recently presented their module SafetyNex. SafetyNex is a real time driving risk assessment system. Of course, Driving Risk makes everyone think of car insurance and fleet management. And it is a natural application (deployment has already started). But it is important to note that Driving Risk is also a key notion for ADAS and Driverless car. Indeed, Driving Risk happens when there is no adequation between Driving Behaviour and Diving... [Lire la suite]

26 août 2017

The future of motor insurance : How car connectivity and ADAS are impacting the market

The future of motor insurance : How car connectivity and ADAS are impacting the market (A joint whitepaper by HERE and Swiss RE) For the automotive industry, relatively little has changed over the past three decades – until now. New driver assistance technologies and connected services are ushering in a whole new world of mo - toring. In this new world, the driver hands over ever greater responsibility for his or her driving decisions to the vehicle. On the road today there are already cars with advanced driver assistance systems... [Lire la suite]
25 février 2017

Disruptive trends that will transform the auto industry

Disruptive trends that will transform the auto industry Technology-driven trends will revolutionize how industry players respond to changing consumer behavior, develop partnerships, and drive transformational change. Today’s economies are dramatically changing, triggered by development in emerging markets, the accelerated rise of new technologies, sustainability policies, and changing consumer preferences around ownership. Digitization, increasing automation, and new business models have revolutionized other industries, and... [Lire la suite]
17 février 2017

European Fleet Market expected to double by 2020

European Fleet Market expected to double by 2020 A new research report from Berg Insight shows that the number of vehicle subscriptions in the European fleet management market will double from todays 5.3 million(Q4, 2015) to 10.6 million subscribers by 2020. European companies operating commercial vehicles and heavy machinery fleets are embracing the digital age like never before. The trend is clear; they are moving away from manual, time consuming solutions and towards digital, paperless solutions.   A new report from... [Lire la suite]
02 février 2017

UN General Assembly adopts a resolution on "Improving global road safety"

UN General Assembly adopts a resolution on "Improving global road safety" UN General Assembly adopts a resolution on "Improving global road safety" The UN General Assembly and its Member States adopted a resolution on "Improving global road safety". The resolution, which was tabled by the Government of the Russian Federation, was co-sponsored by 55 governments. Among key decisions, resolution A/70/L.44 reaffirms adoption of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) targets on road safety outlined in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable... [Lire la suite]
26 janvier 2017

Guide to top autonomous and connected car demos/displays at CES: from auto to tech suppliers

Guide to top autonomous and connected car demos/displays at CES: from auto to tech suppliers 2017 will have more automotive autonomous and connected cartechnology than ever before. Here is AUTO Connected Car News’ ultimate guide to the automotive connected car technology at CES 2017 all in one place. In fact, the Autonomous Vehicle Marketplace — formally known as Vehicle Intelligence — has grown by 75 percent since its inception at CES 2014. Many of the companies at CES are nominated for AUTO Connected Car News’ Tech CARS... [Lire la suite]

10 janvier 2017

European Commission : MOBILITY AND TRANSPORT - Road Safety

European Commission : MOBILITY AND TRANSPORT - Road Safety The opinions expressed in the studies are those of the consultant and do not necessarily represent the position of the Commission. Assessing the fitness to drive Education/training Infrastructural measures Vehicle design and vehicle safety What can be done about it? ADAS Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) can provide personal assistance in a road environment that cannot always take into... [Lire la suite]
30 août 2016

CITY OF BRISTOL TO CREATE DRIVERLESS CARS FOR THE ELDERLY

CITY OF BRISTOL TO CREATE DRIVERLESS CARS FOR THE ELDERLY English scientists work to create easy-to-access mobility for senior and isolated citizens. Researchers from Bristol are harnessing the potential of automated driving to grant all citizens access to mobility. In the "Flourish Project", specialists from the University of the West of England (UWE) and the Bristol Robotics Laboratory are working to develop a driverless infrastructure for elderly citizens, isolated adults, and people who do not drive. As... [Lire la suite]
26 juillet 2016

Automakers choose Microsoft as connected car partner

Automakers choose Microsoft as connected car partner When Microsoft talks about mobility, our interest is the mobility of the person, not of any single device. After all, people now want their technology experience to move with them, from place to place and device to device, at home, at work, and on the move. Nowhere is this more evident than in today’s connected cars. People expect their car’s computing power to match its horsepower. And automakers are leading the way, bringing mobility solutions to their cars to meet drivers’... [Lire la suite]
17 juillet 2016

The New Auto Insurance Ecosystem: Telematics, Mobility and the Connected Car

The New Auto Insurance Ecosystem: Telematics, Mobility and the Connected Car Insurers and auto manufacturers worldwide have set their focus on telematics as the next wave of creating deeper customer relationships, resulting in a convergence of new business models for the connected lifestyle. Executive Summary With the increased use of mobile communications, the stage is set for property and casualty insurers to develop more meaningful and mutually beneficial relationships with policyholders. Nowhere is this more clear than in... [Lire la suite]