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Georg Kuschk

As the director of perception at Plus, Dr Georg Kuschk leads deep learning and computer vision researchers and software engineers on scalable machine learning approaches to develop multisensor perception and adjacent areas and ultimately deliver safe, reliable and high-performance autonomous driving solutions. Before joining Plus, Kuschk was a senior engineering manager at GM’s self-driving car subsidiary Cruise. His previous roles also included experience with satellite-based remote sensing imagery at the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and augmented reality applications with Metaio GmbH. Kuschk received a PhD in computer science from Technical University of Munich.

Presentation

Scalable software development addressing different levels of autonomy

The presentation will cover common software architecture for different autonomy levels, how the development and deployment of products at different autonomy levels benefit each other, and examples and lessons learned from Plus’s deployments in Europe, the US and Australia.

The audience will learn:

  • Insights from Plus’s real-world autonomous driving technology deployments across the world
  • How to rethink automated vehicles with the unified software architecture of the future
  • A data-driven approach in developing scalable and reliable autonomous driving systems