ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® today announced that after making history at CES 2022 with the world’s first-ever autonomous race car competition, the Indy Autonomous Challenge (IAC) will return at CES 2023®. The Autonomous Challenge @ CES will take place at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday, January 7, 2023. The event will be limited to CES attendees and transportation will be available from the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) to Las Vegas Motor Speedway. .
“The Autonomous Challenge @ CES in January brought a new level of excitement to CES with the world’s first self-driving race car competition, pushing self-driving technology to its limits,” said Jean Foster, senior vice president. marketing and communications, CTA . “We are thrilled to once again host the Indy Autonomous Challenge at CES 2023, and we look forward to seeing how the autonomous vehicle research conducted through this competition will advance the industry.”
Working with partners like AWS, Cisco, Continental, Dallara, dSPACE, and Luminar, IAC is pushing the boundaries of the entire autonomous community and helping to increase the safety and performance of this life-saving technology, not only in motorsport, but in all modes of commercial transport. The primary goal of this competition is to solve real-world problems by advancing technology that will accelerate the commercialization of fully autonomous vehicles and the deployment of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).
“We bring together the best academic minds in AI, robotics and automation from around the world and combine them with cutting-edge technology from industry-leading companies to make the impossible possible,” said Paul Mitchell, President of Indy Autonomous. challenge. “We come to CES because this competition not only propels autonomous technologies forward, but it also educates and inspires innovators and entrepreneurs for generations to come.”
The Indy Autonomous Challenge is an award-winning competition designed to engage college teams from around the world to program self-driving modified race cars and compete in a series of historic competitions. Indiana-based IAC works to establish a hub for performance automation in the state and harnesses the power of prize competitions to attract the best and brightest minds from around the world to advancing advanced technology in the safety and performance of automated vehicles. The IAC began with 41 college teams that signed up to compete more than two years ago, representing top engineering and technology programs from 14 U.S. states and 11 countries.
Owned and produced by CTA, CES 2023 will take place in Las Vegas from January 5-8, 2023 and Media Days will run from January 3-4, 2023. Attendees will learn about new technologies from global brands, learn about the future of technology from thought leaders and collaborate face-to-face with other participants. The show will highlight how innovations in sustainability, transportation and mobility, digital health, metaverse and more are addressing the world’s biggest challenges. Audiences will hear from industry experts in live speeches, including John Deere executives. Visit CES.tech for all CES 2023 updates, registration details and the media page for all press resources.