The Journey and Sunrise Processors: Leading-Edge Performance for Embedded AI

Wednesday, May 23, 4:10 PM - 4:40 PM
Summit Track: 
Enabling Technologies
Location: 
Exhibit Hall A-3

As the nature of computation changes from logic to artificial intelligence, there’s a revolution happening at the edge. A new type of processor is required for this post-Moore’s-law era. Horizon Robotics, a leading technology powerhouse in embedded AI, is dedicated to providing embedded AI solutions including algorithms, chips and cloud. After two years of research and development, Horizon Robotics unveiled its world-leading embedded AI computer vision processors, Journey and Sunrise. Based on Horizon Robotics’ Brain Processing Unit (BPU), these processors power smart cars and smart cameras.

Speaker(s):

Kai Yu

Founder & CEO, Horizon Robotics

Dr. Kai YU is founder & CEO of Horizon Robotics Inc., dedicated to revolutionizing AI processors and solutions for autonomous systems. He is an internationally recognized expert in deep learning and general AI, a member of National Council of Next-Generation AI Strategy Planning and was the founder and Head of Baidu IDL. He has received many awards, including No.1 place of ImageNet Challenge 2010, No.1 place of PASCAL VOC 2009,and Best Paper Runner-up Award of ICML-2013. He also published dozens of research papers with more than 14, 000 citations and has been the previous Area Chair of ICML and NIPS.

Save the Date: May 20-23, 2019 in Santa Clara, California