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Sylvia in portrait: About Cinderella, functional development and competence in the subjunctive

Cinderella has big dark eyes and long, flowing blonde hair that has a shimmering red tint – she could easily advertise hair shampoo. She is 37 years old and when she starts running, the whole earth trembles. Although she measures only 1.37 meters, she knows exactly how to get what she wants. “Stubborn” would be […]

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Our research: Drivable free space detection with radar sensors

By Chetan We at VAIVA know that developing any ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) / AD (Autonomous Driving) functions from safety perspective is a challenging task – especially situation interpretation. In a recently published research work VAIVA colleagues show how detection of drivable free space directly from a single radar scan is possible. It’s a […]

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VAIVA central project partner in KI Absicherung of VDA

by Christian The KI Absicherung project came to an end with the grand closing event in Berlin on June 23, 2022. In four subprojects, a methodology for the systematic identification, detection and mitigation of functional weaknesses in the application of Artificial Intelligence for autonomous driving was developed. With its safety expertise, VAIVA was instrumental in […]

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Job start at VAIVA: “I had the freedom to find my topic”

by Céline How do new employees see our company? Deeksha, who started working as a software developer a few months ago, explains in an interview how she became aware of our company and how she has experienced VAIVA so far. Deeksha, where did you study and how did you become aware of us? I did […]

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About freedom, fascination and safety – A portrait of Hendrik

by Céline VAIVA Head of department Hendrik in portrait: The 38-year-old tells us what has shaped him so far, what he is passionate about and why safety plays such an important role in his life. There are three syllables. A noun that starts with a sharp consonant and closes in an abstract term. Safety. A […]

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Creativity, duct tape and raw eggs: a workshop at VAIVA

18 straws, 1 meter of duct tape and foil sound like a pretty crazy shopping list – especially when a lot of eggs are added. And no, these are not ingredients for a protein shake, but part of a successful team workshop at VAIVA. Our head of department, Conrad, did not need any persuasion skills […]

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The fastest route into simulation

When developing concepts for driver assistance functions, the question of effectiveness in real road traffic is very important. Optimally, an assistance system avoids or prevents a large number of accidents without triggering false alarms in non-critical situations. Virtual simulation has become an indispensable analysis tool for evaluating effectiveness. Here, a virtual prototype of the system […]

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A new brand underscores our understanding of the mission

We use our names to introduce ourselves. The name leaves an initial and lasting impression in connection with the image and the performance. Our own name appears on letters, in e-mails and on websites. With our name we answer the telephone and register for conferences. In short: Our name gives us identity. We put a […]

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Next Level: Realizing lifelong learning digitally

by Gerald Lifelong learning can also be fun. With Udemy, we have therefore established a new option for company and private continuing education in our VAIVA learning landscape. Since June 2021 the online platform Udemy for Business is part of our VAIVA learning landscape. In this way, we want to offer all employees a broad […]

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