Blair LaCorte

Blair LaCorte Named President of AEye

AEye’s former Chief of Staff will lead the company’s growth and expansion as its iDAR™ system is set to scale production for the global automotive market Pleasanton, CA - December 12, 2018 - AEye, leader in artificial perception systems and the creators of iDAR™, today announced the appointment of Blair LaCorte as president. LaCorte initially invested in AEye’s Series A in 2016, and was named chairman of the advisory board. He joined the management team as chief of staff in…

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AEye’s iDAR Shatters Both Range and Scan Rate Performance Records for Automotive Grade LiDAR

Company Simultaneously Closes $40 Million Series B Funding to Fuel Global Expansion Pleasanton, CA - November 19, 2018 - AEye, a world leader in artificial perception systems and the developer of iDAR™, today announced a major breakthrough in long-range threat detection and safety. In performance specification tests monitored and validated by VSI Labs, one of the nation’s leading automated vehicle technology advisors,  AEye’s iDAR system detected and tracked a truck at 1,000 meters, or one kilometer – four to five…

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Biomimicry

AEye’s iDAR Leverages Biomimicry to Enable First Solid State Lidar with 100Hz Scan Rate

Breakthrough speed to be discussed today at Western Automotive Journalists event “Silicon Valley Reinvents the Wheel” Pleasanton, CA - October 1, 2018 - Following on the heels of being honored as “Most Exciting Start-Up” at the prestigious Autosens awards in Brussels, AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced that it has established a new speed benchmark for 300m+ class solid-state LiDAR sensors achieving scan rates of 100Hz or greater – a 10x improvement over currently deployed competitive systems…

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AutoSens Award 2018

AutoSens Names AEye Most Exciting Start-Up in the Automotive Imaging Sector

Award at Automotive Sensor Conference Singles Out AEye as a “Firebrand Leader” with the “Most Complete Package” Pleasanton, CA - September 13, 2018 - AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced it has been named Most Exciting Startup by AutoSens, the world’s leading technical summit for ADAS and autonomous vehicle perception technology. The award honors the startup with the most complete package, the genuine intent to create a business, change the world, and be known as a force…

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Gartner Cool Vendor Award

Gartner Names AEye Cool Vendor in AI for Computer Vision

Pleasanton, CA - June 7, 2018 – AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced that it has been named a Cool Vendor in AI for Computer Vision in Gartner’s annual report, which identifies new and innovative vendors, products and services transforming and disrupting technology. This is the latest in a string of accolades for AEye and its groundbreaking robotic perception system for autonomous vehicles. Since the beginning of the year, AEye’s unique approach to artificial perception, which embeds…

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