About LeddarTech

 

Founded in 2007, LeddarTech 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 and functional safety certified systems on chip (SoCs) working in tandem with the LeddarSP signal processing software.

LeddarTech 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. The company is best positioned to capitalize on strong, rapidly evolving LiDAR industry fundamentals, with:

  • Founded in 2007, LeddarTech is a pioneer in optical detection and ranging technology and has developed a patented technology used to produce affordable, high-performance LiDAR solutions for ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance System) and AD (Autonomous Driving) applications. LeddarTech has developed the most versatile and 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 proprietary LeddarSP™ signal processing software.Leddar™ is a technology that uses patented signal acquisition and processing techniques to generate a cleaner return signal at a lower cost which enables lower detection thresholds for significantly increased sensitivity and range. This proprietary technology can be delivered as a System-on-Chip (SoC) or assembled into sensor modules. LeddarTech supports Tier-1 and Tier-2 automotive suppliers with the Auto and Mobility LiDAR Platform combined with a robust ecosystem of partners comprised of industry-leading technology companies.In addition to the automotive industry, LeddarTech also supports the intelligent transport system (ITS), drone/UAV, as well as autonomous shuttle, robotaxi and delivery vehicle markets with complete 2D and 3D LiDAR modules.

    The company has received numerous awards for both its market-leading products and business practices. In 2019, its Leddar™Pixell was recognized as an award honoree by the CES 2020 Innovation Awards.

    • Over 10 years of field-proven technology development and more than 40 000 units sold
    • Over 70 patented technologies (granted or pending)
    • Scalable SoC and signal processing library as a platform for solid-state LiDARs
    • Single architecture and software – leading to multiple LiDAR products
    • Ecosystem partnerships to accelerate technology development and reduce risks
    • Disruptive business model enabling faster wide-spread adoption
    • Widely adopted LiDAR platform with Tier-1 and 2 automotive suppliers

A Global Footprint

In line with the company’s global growth strategy, in 2019 and 2020, LeddarTech expanded sales locations in the U.S, Europe, Hong Kong, and China. LeddarTech also expanded R&D locations in Canada and Europe.

Head Office: Quebec City, Canada

R&D Centres: Quebec City, Montreal, and Toronto, Canada; Linz, Austria; Or Yehuda, Israel

Sales Offices: Austin, Detroit, and Silicon Valley (USA), Milan and Turin (Italy), Lyon (France), Munich and Stuttgart (Germany), Hong-Kong, HK and Shenzhen (China)


 

Our Mission

 

LeddarTech’s mission is to improve safety and quality of life for travelers, commuters, workers, and mobility industry professionals by enabling applications that reduce traffic congestion, minimize the risk of road accidents, and improve the overall efficiency of road transport. Our values set the roadmap for what we stand for, and are at the core of everything we do:

  • We wish to contribute to society by improving mobility and quality of life;
  • We create wealth through innovation, unique IP, and know-how that meet market needs and customer expectations;
  • We engage in win-win partnerships to accelerate technology deployment and adoption;
  • We are committed to our success, and we are willing to surpass ourselves to reach our goals;
  • We recognize our team’s talent, expertise, professionalism, and creativity as an integral part of our success.

“With technology leadership, strong intellectual property, customer engagements and a disruptive business model, LeddarTech will be the most widely deployed LiDAR sensing platform in automotive and mobility.”

Charles Boulanger— Chief Executive Officer, LeddarTech

Associations and Memberships

LeddarTech is a member of or participates in the activities of the following organizations:

AQT – Association québécoise des technologies

APMA – Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association of Canada

CTA – Consumer Technology Association (USA)

FCCQ – Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec

Innovéé – Innovation in Electrical Energy Quebec

INO – National Optics Institute 

MIPI Alliance – Mobile Industry Processor Interface Alliance

Propulsions Québec – Intelligent and Electrical Transports

Quebec Innove – Network for Acceleration of Innovation

Awards

Certifications

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