Autonomous Valet Parking, not robo-taxis, will lead self-driving technology

Posted by Dr. Brian Holt, Head of Autonomous Parking & Indoor Mapping on 03 June 2019 11:20:16 BST

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Research on self-driving cars has been continuing for more than 30 years, starting with the pioneering work by Ernst Dickmanns on the PROMETHEUS project. A lot of work has taken place since then and is still ongoing, but the question remains: why has the problem of self-driving still not been solved in 30 years?

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Topics: Autonomous Vehicles, Mobility, Robo-taxis, Self Parking, Valet Parking

Video: Will Autonomous Vehicles Ever Be Able to Park?

Posted by Eugene Tsyrklevich, Founder & CEO on 03 June 2019 11:19:53 BST

Hear from Parkopedia CEO Eugene Tsyrklevich on the topic of "Will autonomous vehicles ever be able to park?", recorded at Move 2019 in London on 13 February 2019.

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Topics: Parking, Autonomous Vehicles, Mobility, Self Parking

Why Parkopedia Believes in Autonomous Valet Parking

Posted by Dr. Brian Holt, Head of Autonomous Parking & Indoor Mapping on 03 June 2019 11:19:38 BST

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Parkopedia’s mission is to improve the world by delivering innovative parking solutions. Our expertise lies within the parking and automotive industries, where we have developed a solid reputation as the leading global provider of high quality off-street and on-street parking services.

 

Parkopedia helped found the AVP consortium because we believe that Autonomous Valet Parking will become an important way in which we can serve our customers, by reducing the hassle of the parking experience. Parkopedia are providing highly detailed mapping data for off-street car parks, one of the critical components to a car being able to successfully park autonomously.

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Topics: Parking, Autonomous Vehicles, Mobility, Self Parking, Valet Parking