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LeddarTech CEO to Address Autonomous Driving and LiDAR Technologies at the CIBC Technology & Innovation conference 7.0

May 7, 2019

QUEBEC CITY, May 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LeddarTech ®, an industry leader providing the most versatile and scalable auto and mobility LiDAR platform ™, is pleased to announce the participation of Charles Boulanger, CEO of LeddarTech, at the CIBC investor conference on May 14th, 2019. CIBC holds investor and corporate conferences throughout the year. These events range from large, multi-sector forums to intimate, industry-focused gatherings. They have developed a well-earned reputation within the financial community as “must-attend” events.​ Mr. Boulanger will speak to a crowd of prominent investors on LeddarTech’s market growth and the potential of using LiDAR technology in autonomous driving applications.

“LeddarTech’s LiDAR development platform is truly a disruptive technology that allows our customers to design and mass produce customized LiDAR solutions that meet the specific autonomous driving application requirements of OEMs,” stated Charles Boulanger. “It allows all partners in the value chain to optimize performance and costs for all levels of autonomy. This is a win-win model for all stakeholders, from the component supplier to the automaker. We believe this model is a key factor in enabling the deployment of the autonomous vehicles of tomorrow,” concluded Mr. Boulanger.

This speaking engagement is preceded by LeddarTech’s continued expansion in Canada, with the launch of its new research and development office in Toronto, known as the Toronto Automotive Center of Excellence. The newly expanded team is actively contributing to the development of LeddarTech’s solid-state auto and mobility LiDAR platform. The Toronto Automotive Center of Excellence held it’s Grand Opening event on May 2nd, 2019.

About LeddarTechLeddarTech is an industry leader providing the most versatile, scalable auto and mobility LiDAR platform based on the unique LeddarEngine, which consists of a suite of automotive-grade, functional safety certified SoCs working in tandem with LeddarSP™ signal processing software. The company is responsible for several innovations in cutting-edge mobility remote-sensing applications, its patented technologies enhancing ADAS and autonomous driving capabilities for automobiles, trucks, buses, delivery vehicles, robotaxis, shuttles, and more. Additional information about LeddarTech is accessible at www.leddartech.com, and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.

LeddarTech, Leddar, LeddarEngine, LeddarSP, and LeddarTech logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of LeddarTech Inc. All other brands, product names, and marks are or may be trademarks or registered trademarks used to identify products or services of their respective owners.

Contact: Daniel Aitken, Vice-President of Marketing and Communications, LeddarTech Inc.Tel.: +1-418-653-9000 ext. 232 Daniel.Aitken@Leddartech.com