#105 – Michael DeKort, Owner & CTO, Dactyl: The need for simulation testing

Michael brings an entire career of aerospace/DOD research and experience to building an aerospace/DOD-caliber simulation for autonomous vehicles; his views on why simulation is absolutely essential for AVs.

#104 – Interview with Henning Lategahn, PhD, Atlatec, on 3D mapping without lidar

A fascinating conversation with Henning Lategahn, PhD with distinction from the University of Karlsruhe for Technology, and his startup, Atlatec, which produces 3d maps for autonomous driving and simulations without lidar; they use computer vision cameras only. Also, two cool announcements to share with you.

#101 – INTERVIEW: Adham Ghazali, Founder & CEO, Imagry

Lo and behold, just days after Elon Musk’s bombshell that maps aren’t necessary for autonomous vehicles, Adham Ghazali, Founder & CEO of Israel-based startup Imagry, talks about how their company is doing precisely that.

Ep 94: INTERVIEW: My interview on German podcast “Autonomes Fahren” with Matthias Jortzik

I was hugely honored to be invited by Matthias Jortzik to join him as a special guest on his podcast, “Autonomes Fahren,” literally, “Autonomous Driving.” Based in Germany, Matthias is an electrical engineer who produces this podcast for his German-speaking audience; so this may end up becoming the first time I’m dubbed over in a foreign language! Have a listen as a dive into a fascinating 30 minute discussion on all things AV.

Ep 92 & 93: INTERVIEW: Dr. Justin P. Schorr, Ph.D., collision reconstruction expert

So we’ve got yet another special guest for today’s special 1-hour(!) two-part episode, Dr. Justin P. Schorr, Ph.D., a collision reconstruction expert with DJS Associates. Given Justin’s work on high-profile collisions involving Teslas and other semi-autonomous vehicles, we decided to dive into a fascinating 30 minute discussion that managed to explode into a whopping 1-hour conversation touching on just about every issue imaginable regarding autonomous vehicles; hence my decision to split the conversation into two parts. So sit back, relax, and enjoy…

Ep 91: INTERVIEW: AEye President, Blair LaCorte

Another day, another interview, this time, with none other than AEye President Blair LaCorte, as we talk all about the “biomimicry”  magic that is AEye.

Ep 90: INTERVIEW: Renovo CEO Christopher Heiser

Wow, we’re really on a roll with guest interviews! Today, it’s Renovo CEO Christopher Heiser as we talk all about the autonomous vehicle OS that is Renovo, and much more besides. So sit down, get comfortable, for a fantastic 30 minute interview with Christopher Heiser, CEO of Renovo.

Ep 86: INTERVIEW: Matthew Gibb, Chairman, The NEXT Education, on AV connectivity; 5G; and more!

A very special episode today as we welcome to the show Matthew Gibb, Chairman of The NEXT Education (@The_NEXT_Ed), to discuss connectivity in an autonomous vehicle world, including 5G; geo-fenced deployment; and much more besides! With a fascinating background spanning law, government, and the telecomms industry, this is an interview you absolutely don’t want to miss!

Ep 65: SPECIAL GUEST INTERVIEW: Elaina Farnsworth, CEO The NEXT Education

Today, Episode 65: Elaina Farnsworth, CEO of The NEXT Education, on her mission to educate and empower the world’s talent for this new era of autonomous and connected mobility.