Company

Our mission is to make autonomous driving safe and reliable to change mobility of the future. SafeAD is a spin-off of FZI Research Center for Information Technology in Karlsruhe, Germany. We combine technological knowledge from various fields including machine learning, computer vision, computer graphics and sensor technology. The founding team worked many years on cutting edge research in the field of autonomous driving for well known automotive OEMs and suppliers.

Founders

Dr. Julius Kümmerle

PhD in autonomous driving at KIT,
Master in robotics at ETH Zürich,
expert in machine vision
and multi sensor calibration.

Dr. Tilman Kühner

PhD in autonomous driving at KIT,
Master in aerospace eng. at Uni Stuttgart,
expert in 3D reconstruction and
computer graphics.

Dr. Niels Ole Salscheider

PhD in autonomous driving at KIT,
Master in electrical eng. at RWTH Aachen,
expert in AI and
scene understanding.