Toyota adds 3rd research facility in Michigan

Dr. Gill Pratt, CEO of the Toyota Research Institute (TRI), has announced that Toyota will establish its third TRI facility in the US. The new facility will be located in Ann Arbor, near the University of Michigan (U-M) campus where it will fund research in artificial intelligence, robotics and materials science. Joining the TRI facility established last January in Palo Alto working with Stanford (TRI-PAL), and in Cambridge working with MIT (TRI-CAM), TRI-ANN is scheduled to open in June and target a staff of approximately 50. “Beyond the extraordinary work that U-M is doing broadly in advancing automotive safety research – and in autonomous driving, in particular – Toyota has deep roots in the Ann Arbor community”, said Pratt, in keynote remarks at the GPU technology conference today. “TRI was…


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