Mobileye - Accident Prevention SystemTechnology/Engineering
Prof. Amnon Shashua and his partner Ziv Aviram
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mobileye
The researcher invented a system designed to prevent accidents by warning the driver in real time about dangerous situations and driving conditions. The system is original equipment in cars built by major automotive manufacturers worldwide and is manufactured in Israel. In 2017, the company was bought by Intel for $15 billion – the largest sum ever paid for the purchase of an Israeli company.