Enda Ward

Enda Ward

Enda Ward

Camera Architecture & Technology Group Leader / Senior Expert at Valeo Vision Systems

Enda leads the camera architecture group within Valeo with a key focus on defining the next generation automotive vision products. Working for over a decade on automotive vision products, he has worked with the key technology experts both at suppliers and OEMs alike to define optimal system architectures. Valeo’s vision systems are supplied globally to multiple OEMs across a wide portfolio of applications including smart rear view cameras, camera monitoring systems and 3600 automated parking solutions.

He graduated with an Electronic Engineering degree from NUI Galway, Ireland and subsequently completed a MEng.Sc in the field of biomedical electronics. Lecturing for a number of years in the areas of electronics and computing systems he later moved into industry, working in the biomedical space and ultimately automotive.

At Valeo he has been actively involved in the rapid evolution of vision systems within the automotive sector; In particular he has a strong interest in miniaturisation and was system architect of the Valeo Smart RVC which won an Automotive Pace Award; Electronics miniaturisation combined with a multidisciplinary team played a key part in bringing this product to market and Enda is actively exploring the advancements in miniaturisation technologies to enable the next generation of automotive vision systems.

Read more about Enda and his work here.

Speaker of SESSION 2: NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS FOR ELECTRONICS