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April 2016

Conigital sets its sights on transport of the future: Driverless shuttles in a £2.2m Innovate UK funding package…

Conigital sets its sights on transport of the future: Driverless shuttles in a £2.2m Innovate UK funding package… 150 150 Media Team

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Conigital Group, part of an all British consortium led by Westfield Sports Cars, Heathrow, Birmingham City University, Fusion Processing and Creative Example, has secured a £2.2 million project to bring state-of-the-art driverless cars to the streets of Birmingham.

Project INSIGHT is one of 8 projects awarded a total of £20 million in funding from the government’s £100 million Intelligent Mobility Fund. They range from developing autonomous shuttles to carry visually-impaired passengers using advanced sensors and control systems, to new simulation trials for autonomous pods to increase uptake and improve real-world trials. read more