AutoSens Academy is the world’s only expert-led online training programme for automotive vision specialists, equiping the industry with the knowledge and skills to deliver world-class ADAS and AV solutions.
About the Academy
AutoSens Academy is a expert-led training platform, giving you a comprehensive understanding of the technologies involved in ADAS and autonomous vehicle perception systems, designed for experienced engineers and managers plus those new to the sector.
- 1 course comprising of 12 core modules
- Topics: Optics, Image Sensors, Cameras, LiDAR, RADAR, Deep Learning & AI Algorithms, Calibration, Image Quality, Mapping, Simulation, Sensor Fusion.
- Access to attend an “Ask the Experts” fortnightly live Q&A
- Pre-recorded videos with annual updates and self-guided learning
- Benefit from access to the AutoSens conference presentation archive
- Review learning and discuss technical topics in a dedicated forum
- Meet industry peers in our unique online community platform
- Be a better engineer and leader by understanding the full ADAS tech stack
- Pay £1,999 and get 18 months access
hours of recorded video content
live expert Q&A sessions
Why should I join?
Who is it for?
This course is packed with knowledge and information of great value to all engineers – if you work in vehicle perception already, this course is definitely for you, but it will also be valuable for new entrants.
What will I learn?
The 12-module course covers all the core technical elements of building an ADAS or Autonomous Vehicle perception system. It is designed for engineers and technologists from different backgrounds, wanting to gain a comprehensive understanding of the full perception system design, manufacture and operation.
How does it work?
The Academy course contains 12 pre-recorded modules, to watch at a time that suits you. Each module has been delivered by an expert tutor. You can track your progress through our online portal. You’ll receive access to all the content for 18 months. Each fortnight you can join an “Ask the Experts” live Q&A session with three of our tutors – ask them questions about the course or the industry in general. As an AutoSens Academy alumnus you’ll get ongoing support and maintain valuable connections with relevant peers in this exclusive online community.
Each module includes video content, reading material, exercises and an assessment. The modules are designed to be challenging whilst being flexible to fit your schedule.
3 hours of bitesize learning videos, delivered in 20 minute sessions. Studied at your own pace - with access to a background reading list and an archive of relevant AutoSens presentations.
Coursework exercises, which will assess your learning from the tutorials.
Ask the Experts
Join a live Q&A with 3 expert instructors to pose all your burning questions about the module or anything you are currently working on in the ADAS and AV industry.
Review your progress, network and discuss with your peers. Receive a module overview download. End of module assessment and certification on successful completion.
Prof. Dr. Abhinav Valada
Prof. Albert Theuwissen
Dr. Paul McManamon
Prof. Dr. Alexander Braun
Dr. Igal Bilik
Prof. Wilfried Philips
The full cost of the course is £1,999. Group/corporate rates are available, please contact us.
One module takes about 8 – 10h of time commitment.
Each module includes videos and recommended literature.
Some include some hands-on exercises for you to undertake at your leisure.
You can also meet all Instructors in our Ask the Expert sessions.
These will alternate between morning GMT and 5pm GMT.
No, the course is intended for individual access only and if there are signs of misuse, we reserve the right to terminate accounts showing this type of activity.
Each instructor will provide a reading list from a variety of sources. Restricted access papers may be included on these lists, which should be accessed your own cost/with a corporate subscription. We will not provide licenses.
You will have access to the Academy forum, in which you can ask questions and discuss topics in more detail. All Instructors will also have access to the forum and be available in the live Ask the Expert sessions on Zoom every fortnight.
On completion of each module you will be issued with a certificate and upon completion of the whole course, will also receive a full course certificate.
We have prepared this template letter that you can use to provide justification for signing up to the Academy. Download it, fill in your information, and send to the training decision maker, accompanied by our Course Guide. Download Justification Letter
You can sign up at any time during the year and still benefit from the full 12-month programme, and receive 18 months of access to the content. For example, if you sign up in June, you will automatically gain access to the module content from the previous months and will be able to join the group sessions in 2022