Mixed Reality Research: Everything you need to know about driving a QCar physically and digitally

Thursday, April 7th, 2022
10 AM EDT (UTC/GMT-4)

We are almost a quarter through the 21st century, yet Self Driving Cars are still in their infancy. Join us for an exciting webinar where we begin to ask intriguing questions about the future of Self Driving technologies. We will cover the investments required for infrastructure (physical, virtual, and mixed) as well as the necessary architectures for researchers to take full advantage of the age of the smart car. 

 

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Presenter’s Bio

As Quanser’s Chief Operating Officer, Paul Karam manages Quanser’s business development initiatives in addition to Quanser’s R&D roadmap and day-to-day business operations. Paul also plays a critical role in the agile development process, which focuses on assisting our partners in attaining their educational, research and development goals. He drives innovation in key emerging applications, including Autonomy, Artificial Intelligence, Self-Driving Cars. 

In Paul’s previous role as Quanser’s Director of Engineering, Paul spent over 10 years leading the engineering team in its mandate to develop transformational lab solutions that empower a global community of educators and researchers. Paul’s vision and guidance were essential to ensuring that the R&D team could deliver effective, sustainable, and academically appropriate solutions. 

In response to the pandemic, Paul refocused his team from the design and delivery of physical lab experience to creating a suite of virtual lab experiences with digital representations of classic Quanser hardware. This change allowed for meaningful, engaging, and exciting controls lab experiences to be delivered remotely to address the challenges that universities worldwide were facing. 

Paul holds an Honours Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo, Canada.