OSA Booth Tech Talk: LIDAR, Boom or Bust?

Wednesday, 09 June 11:00 – 11:30

Martin Zirngibl, II-VI Incorporated, USA; Cibby Pulikkaseril, Baraja, Australia

Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPAC) are investing billions of dollars in a variety of autonomous LIDAR companies despite the fact that there is no significant LIDAR revenue as of today. We will discuss the technical and application hurdles that must be overcome in order for LIDAR to become a business generating meaningful revenue and profits.