Rider Dome brings AI Enabled Situational Awareness to Motorcycle Riders with NVIDIA Metropolis
Updated: Apr 20
Singapore — 09-03-2022 — Rider Dome, a startup that develops Advanced Riding Assistance System (ARAS) for motorcycles, based on Computer Vision and AI, announced today that it has joined the NVIDIA Metropolis program. NVIDIA Metropolis, a program designed to nurture and bring to market a new generation of applications and solutions that make the world’s most important spaces and operations safer and more efficient with advancements in AI vision.
Rider Dome harnesses Computer Vision and AI powered by the NVIDIA Jetson edge AI platform to provide riders with real-time alerts against critical threats on the road. For commercial applications like motorcycle delivery fleets, Rider Dome offers a centralized ‘Fleet Safety Platform’ that aggregates and monitors all safety events in the fleet. Rider Dome also works with large motorcycle fleets and has partnered with insurance companies to ensure the safety of riders which make their living out of riding.
While Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) has become a standard in cars and has significantly dropped the number of crashes, motorcycles were left behind.
Using computer vision and AI, Rider Dome alerts riders of real-time hazards on the road. In addition, Rider Dome is working with global motorcycle manufacturers to embed its cutting-edge technology in the motorcycle production line.
NVIDIA Metropolis makes it easier and more cost effective for enterprises, governments, and integration partners to leverage world-class AI-enabled solutions to improve critical operational efficiency and safety problems. The NVIDIA Metropolis ecosystem contains a large and growing breadth of partners who are investing in the most advanced AI techniques, most efficient deployment platforms, and use an enterprise-class approach to their solutions. Partners have the opportunity to gain early access to NVIDIA platform updates to further enhance and accelerate their AI application development efforts. Further, the program offers the opportunity for partners to collaborate with industry-leading experts and other AI-driven organizations.
“We in Rider Dome see ourselves as in the ‘Life Saving’ business. Our mission is to harness advanced technology to keep riders…riding. By joining NVIDIA Metropolis, we are exposing ourselves to cutting edge technologies and gaining access to leading tech experts. For us, becoming part of the NVIDIA Metropolis Partner Program is a meaningful boost to our capabilities as a deep-tech startup and will assist us to reach our vision of saving lives, faster” - says Yoav Elgrichi, CEO and co-founder of Rider Dome.
For more information, visit www.riderdome.com