Under the support of Ministry of Science and Technology’s Startup program, the OmniEyes startup team led by National Taiwan University’s professors (Professor Chun-Ting Chou, Professor Ai-Chun Pang, Professor Shou-De Lin, and Professor Hung-Yi Lee) created a solution in which can collect and digitize live street videos, and converts them using AI technologies to location-based information. These information can then be used to offer brand new applications to create brand new smart city solutions.
OmniEyes’ solution has been recognized internationally, and has been award the CES 2019 innovations award. As the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, the CES’s innovations award is evidence of OmniEyes’ potential.
OmniEyes collects and digitizes live street videos, and converts them using AI technologies to location-based information. Our lightweight fog AI along with cloud machine learning engines for interconnected mobile cameras is applicable to many verticals including digital map, fleet and logistics management, mobile advertisement, navigation and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), etc. The platform is already in the pilot stage with Taipei City and several commercial fleets and deployed for several applications.
OmniEyes will expand to North America and Southwestern Asia market, and create new market in the areas of visual guidance, fleet management, intelligent courier service, dynamic map service and autopilot navigation. OmniEyes team is successful in fund raising and has started a startup company to promote the solution.
Looking back five years when communication market is still focused on cloud computing, Professor Chun-Ting Chou, Professor Ai-Chun Pang has already started exploring the possibilities of fog AI. With great enthusiasm and devotion, the two professors and great effort from the team, Omnieyes team is able to come up with a tangible solution of which won the support of Ministry of Science and Technology’s Startup program, formed a competitive team of which is able to commercialize the solution and promote it to the global market.
Special thanks to the Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan Startup Institute, National Taiwan University, Industry Liaison Office of National Taiwan University, Taipei City Government, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd, and Kingway Technology. Special thanks also goes to the consulting team of the project – Dr. Jason Yi-Bing Lin, Dr. Russell Hsing and Dr. Zhang Tao.