PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Frost & Sullivan Sparks Lively Discussion on the Future of the Driverless Car at Oxford University's Saïd Business School - Partner Dorman Followwill spoke in front of an audience of 150 people from both the business and academic communities
Frost & Sullivan Sparks Lively Discussion on the Future of the Driverless Car at Oxford University's Saïd Business School

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Oxford, United Kingdom, 2012/03/15 - Partner Dorman Followwill spoke in front of an audience of 150 people from both the business and academic communities.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Automotive/Trucking/RV Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Frost & Sullivan shared the podium with Oxford University at the "Cars of the Future" seminar that took place at its Saïd Business School earlier last week. Partner Dorman Followwill gave a presentation on Frost & Sullivan's vision of the developments that will drive the world towards safer and more autonomous automotive solutions. Frost & Sullivan was invited alongside Professor Paul Newman, Department of Engineering Science at Oxford, and Mr Peter Day, BAE Systems.

Speaking before an audience of 150 people from both the business and academic communities, Mr Followwill talked about the transport system and how this will develop during the coming years.

"The ubiquitous use of embedded sensors will enable the integration of passenger car driving dynamics, driver assistance and comfort technologies by roughly 2015," explained Mr Followwill. "This will yield the critical vehicle systems necessary for semi-autonomous and autonomous driving solutions in the next 5-15 years. Furthermore, the urban mobility system of the future will open significantly new applications across both the driver and driverless landscape."

Frost & Sullivan's vision of the rich IT and sensor-fusion infrastructure necessary as the enabling context of the driverless car was seriously debated by Professor Paul Newman, Department of Engineering Science at Oxford. The academic posited the view that the future of the driverless car could actually be infrastructure free given the state of robotics software currently being researched and deployed by Professor Newman's team, in collaboration with BAE Systems, in a driverless vehicle on display both before and after the seminar. In fact, the role of unmanned vehicles will further expand within the defence sector initially, before crossing over eventually to the consumer sector.

The seminar concluded that the groundbreaking robotic software and technology will require additional support from both public and private entities to make the world of the driverless car a safe reality in the future.

The event was organised by Oxford Centre of Entrepreneurship and Innovation as part of series titled "Oxford at Saïd".

Mr Followwill's presentation is now available on SlideShare.

For further information on Frost & Sullivan research on cars of the future and unmanned vehicles, please contact chiara.carella[.]frost.com

About Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan (frost.com), the Growth Partnership Company, enables clients to accelerate growth and achieve best-in-class positions in growth, innovation and leadership. The company's Growth Partnership Service provides the CEO and the CEO's Growth Team with disciplined research and best-practice models to drive the generation, evaluation, and implementation of powerful growth strategies. Frost & Sullivan leverages 50 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from more than 40 offices on six continents.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Automotive/Trucking/RV Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Automotive/Trucking/RV articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Frost & Sullivan Sparks Lively Discussion on the Future of the Driverless Car at Oxford University's Saïd Business School

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Frost & Sullivan |
Publisher Contact: Chiara Carella 
+44(0)20 7343 8314 chiara.carella[.]frost.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Frost & Sullivan securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Automotive/Trucking/RV via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Frost & Sullivan / Company Profile


Read Automotive/Trucking/RV Most Recent Related Newswires:

The NEOPLAN Skyliner Has Been Awarded The ‘International Busplaner Sustainability Prize 2017’
First Transports in Networked Trucks - DB Schenker and MAN Agree on Platooning Project
MAN Truck & Bus Are Placing the New MAN TGE Under Static Scrutiny As Part of A Van Bodybuilders’ Day Today
MAN Lion's Intercity is Russia’s Intercity Bus of the Year
Enel and Nissan Present First All-inclusive Electric Mobility Solution
MAN Truck & Bus Korea Launched MAN Lion’s Touring - The First and Only Cabriolet Bus for Sightseeing Tours in Korea
Influx of Cheap Imports Floods the Automotive Filter Aftermarket Says Frost & Sullivan
BASF Introduces Latest Robust Connectors for Automotive Wire Harnesses
Man Group Announces 100 NEOPLAN Skyliner Coaches for Rome
BASF Introduces Synthetic Leather Made with Elastollan® - Makes Car Seats More Comfortable
Frost & Sullivan Acclaims Federal-Mogul Motorparts' Visionary Solutions and Growth Strategies for the North American Automotive Aftermarket
Borealis and Borouge Showcase Lightweight Solutions with the 2016 European Car of the Year At K Fair
BASF - Charge Air Duct Made from The High-temperature Polyamide Ultramid® Endure BM for Blow Molding
MAN Announces First Major Order from Tbilisi
BASF and Hyundai Motor Showcase RN30 Concept Car At K Fair

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  BizJobs.com





 
  ©2016 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)