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Posted On Apr 26th 2018

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An Invitation - A Presentation by Stan Boland on: The Future of Driverless Vehicles

ISF Waterloo is delighted to have Stan Boland, co-founder and CEO of Five AI Inc., come to present a fascinating discussion on 'The Future of Driverless Vehicles - Artificial Intelligence, obstacles and achievements'.   

We would like to invite you to this free event which is taking place on Thursday, 7 June at 18:30.   You are welcome to bring bring friends and colleagues as we are sure this will be of interest to many people.  Please see below for a short biography on Stan Boland.   

Stan is co-founder and CEO of FiveAl Inc., a venture-backed company developing a safe urban autonomous vehicle platform that it will deliver as a consumer service.  Five AI’s solution was awarded a record $15M in grant money from the UK government, is partnered with Transport for London and recently raised a $18M Series A round.   

Stan was co-founder and CEO of two of Europe’s most successful communications silicon and software companies, Element 14 and Icera, one bought by Broadcom and the other by NVIDIA, for an aggregate value of over $1 billion. Before that he was CEO at computer pioneer Acorn and a Board member at ARM.  His early career includes spells at the aerospace firm Rolls-Royce and computer company ICL (now Fujitsu Services). 

He graduated in Natural Sciences (Physics) from the University of Cambridge.