Ford Motor Company recently opened its Ford Research Center in Tel Aviv, Israel.
With the new center the company aims to serve as a research hub augmenting Ford’s global Research and Advanced Engineering team. It will also support Ford’s automotive and mobility businesses by identifying technologies and start-up companies in the fields of connectivity, sensors, automated-systems research, in-vehicle monitoring, and cybersecurity.
The Research Center will also play a significant role in designing smart vehicles for a smart world. The center will include a vehicle lab to support proof of concept efforts and AI work conducted by Ford’s subsidiary, SAIPS team.
Ford has been working with local companies and partners in Israel’s tech community for many years. Through this strong presence, Ford has been able to work with the best technology talent and specialized companies helping to push its research and engineering efforts forward.
Source: Press Release