Building worlds where it’s safe to learn from mistakes

At the heart of the self-driving revolution is a push for safety. For those who haven’t heard the numbers, it’s a striking figure: over 1.25 million died globally in road traffic accidents in 2013 alone. 94% of those were caused by driver error. In search of a solution to this problem, companies are pouring billions of dollars into AV research.

Current machine learning algorithms must be trained and tested over massive sets of data. However, real-world testing and data collection requires real vehicles, real drivers, and real time. The race to collect real-world miles has led companies to maintain…

Kevin McNamara

Founder & CEO at Parallel Domain. Harnessing computer graphics to advance the safe and rapid development of autonomous vehicles.

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