Today at CES 2019, Mobileye, an Intel company, Beijing Public Transport Corporation* (“BPTC”) and Beijing Beytai* (“Beytai”) announced that they are exploring a collaboration to commercially deploy autonomous public transport services in China. The joint effort marks a significant step in the journey toward a future of smart public transportation and enhanced urban mobility, powered by autonomous driving technology. More: Intel at 2019 CES (All Intel News)
Utilizing BPTC’s rich operational experience and the Mobileye™ AV Series – a full turnkey hardware and software self-driving system validated for level-4 driverless capability – the companies will explore development and deployment of a commercialized autonomous driving solution for public transportation in China. The potential partnership aims to promote the development of autonomous driving technology in public transportation, establish a new industry standard and improve overall quality of public transportation services.
BPTC is one of the world’s largest urban public transportation corporations, carrying out on-ground passenger transportation services, public transport-related investment and lending management, and automobile service business.
Beytai provides public transportation operators and OEM artificial intelligence (AI) systems with extensive experience in system integration, big data processing and analysis.
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