- Sim brings Google and Waymo experience to his new role at STRADVISION
Seoul, Korea, October 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — STREETVISIONAI-Based Visual Perception Technology Company, Announces Appointments Jack Sheen As Chief Technology Officer (CTO).Sim will lead STRADVISION’s highly talented technical team while working directly with other executives to implement and integrate their award-winning technology SVNet Software for various automotive OEMs and Tier 1 partners.
With more than ten years of software engineering experience, Jacsim Previous work includes working as a software engineer at Google Research and Waymo, and contributing to academia through various activities. During his tenure at Google, Sim led a team responsible for developing a technology that provides fine-grained object recognition capabilities for large image databases. During his tenure at Waymo, Sim was responsible for machine learning (ML) models for the company’s self-driving truck product line.
Sim is also recognized as one of the world experts in deep learning visual features and their applications. A public dataset (Google Landmarks) developed by Sim and his team has also been established as one of the standard benchmarks in the field of large-scale visual recognition.
Shen studying in Seoul National University His postgraduate education led him to a Masters in Computer and Information Science University of Pennsylvania.
“STRADVISION is making a real impact in the autonomous vehicle space, and the company’s long-term ambition to accelerate software-defined vehicle innovation in the automotive industry is the main attraction for me to join their team,” said STRADVISION’s new CTO. Jack Sheen“I look forward to being a part of this vision and helping STRADVISION continue to pursue the highest and safest state of perception technology.”
“STRADVISION has grown significantly in size over the past few years, and we are at the stage where it is necessary to bring Level 4 autonomous driving systems into mass production, in addition to developing general technologies beyond the automotive sector,” said STRADVISION’s CEO Kim Jun-hwan. “Jack’s outstanding track record in computer vision technology innovation and ML model development will greatly contribute to the realization of the future of STRADVISION, ‘Vision AI for All’.”
Founded in 2014, STRADVISION is an automotive industry pioneer in artificial intelligence-based vision processing technology for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). The company is accelerating the emergence of fully autonomous vehicles by offering ADAS capabilities at a fraction of the cost of the market compared to its competitors. STRADVISION’s SVNet is being deployed on a variety of vehicle models in partnership with OEMs and powers ADAS and autonomous vehicles worldwide, and is served by more than 300 employees SeoulSan Jose, Detroit, Tokyo, ShanghaiFriedrichshafen and Dusseldorf. STRADVISION won the Gold Award for Best Software for Perception Systems at the AutoSens Awards 2021 and 2022, and the 2020 ACES Award for Autonomous Vehicle Technology (Software Category). In addition, STRADVISION’s software is certified for ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System and ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety.