Randolph Toom gives compelling interview at #AVS – Autonomous Vehicle Symposium

Summer has come to an end but the excitement from having been part of the 2017 Autonomous Vehicle Symposium hasn’t faded yet. FAAR is still reaping the benefits of meeting so many important #AutonomousMobility actors, and we’re delighted that we’ve been given another chance to share with you a little more about what we do.

Indeed, on behalf of FAAR, our Innovation Director – Randolph Toom, was interviewed by the organizers of the AVS and proudly represented our offering. He explained how we support this growing revolution in smart mobility by making it easier for companies around the world to bring the fruit of their idea to a POC and then to serial market solutions.

Randolph gives a detailed summary of our long-term vision and describes the off-the-shelf and bespoke electronic control & power solutions we provide, as well as our open innovation platform, Self-e-Car, aimed to implement the technological bricks of companies in order to experiment and showcase them in real conditions.

You can watch the interview by playing the video below, or by following this link. Enjoy.

We are at AUTONOMY event

The advent of #SmartMobility is well on its way, and the increase of events organized around this revolution is proof. One of the most interesting festival of the sort is getting very close, it is a summit at which FAAR Industry will be represented by Randolph TOOM, our Director of Innovation. Indeed, the aptly named Autonomy convention taking place in Paris on the 19th, 20th and 21st of October is inviting Randolph to speak at the Electric Road Round Table along with Nicolas De Crémiers (Head of Marketing at Navya) and Thomas Chrétien (Electric Vehicles Director at Nissan West Europe).

This conference will see the three experts talk about the future of electric vehicles, Randolph will debate on the autonomous counterpart & the embedded electronic solutions. The whole panel will deal with the upcoming V2G technology that will see them both connected to the grid.

Come take part in this discussion about EVs, AEVs and V2G, it will be held on Oct 19th, at 10am at the Grande Halle of la Vilette, Paris. 

Hope to see you there!

FAAR Industry & VEDECOM partnership

téléchargementFAAR Industry, as an expert of embedded control command systems, and autonomous driving technologies, joined the partners list of VEDECOM, at the beginning of 2016, as associated donor.

VEDECOM is an institute created in response of the French Government’s plans for investment for the future mobility. The institute is dedicated to performe in the sectors of electric, connected and autonomous vehicles, infrastructures and shared mobility services.

One of the VEDECOM projects was to develop several autonomous cars running an open road. FAAR Industry has taken part in this project, which was presented at the ITS World Congress of Bordeaux, France in October 2016.

Through this partnership, FAAR Industry renews its engagement to the development of the transport technologies of the future.

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Autonomous “FAAR” west

After taken part in the competition “Ubi Mobility USA mission” organized by Business France Chicago & Paris, FAAR Industry is proud to announce that our candidature has been successful and we are now ready to go to the US.

The project we have presented is the Self-e-Car™, our open innovation platform for experimentation and integration of equipment specific to autonomous driving and technological blocks developed by us as well as those of our partners (large groups, schools, research labos & startups).

This mission is to prepare us to meet with major US technology companies such as Ford, GM, Valeo and also Uber and pitch the concept to them. This opens us the doors of a “FAAR” west.

We are ready for #ITSWC2015

After several months of work we are proud to show you several features at #ITSWC.

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So we invite you to visit our stand C22 and our outside demonstrattion track together with UTBM to experience:

  • Robotized vehicles, including bypassed vehicle functions (using simulated accelerator and brake pedals) to make the vehicles autonomous.
  • Intelligent and collaborative intersection management that takes account of traffic intensity and speed, adapting in real time to optimize traffic flow.
  • A completely autonomous and connected vehicle driving on the open road.
  • An innovative user interface that facilitates the transition between manual and autonomous driving mode, packed with additional new features.
  • A demonstration of cabin management functions such as air conditioning using a pair of connected glasses and other wearables.

Hope to see you at #ITS. Have a nice week-end !