About

SLAMcore’s Mission

To make quality spatial AI accessible to all.

What we do

SLAMcore develops industry-leading algorithms that help robots and drones understand where they are and what’s around them – in an affordable way.
Delivering highly reliable positioning and mapping intelligence on low power, cost-effective hardware.

Founding Team

SLAMcore has attracted the best talent in SLAM and artificial intelligence to work with us. Starting with our founding team, leaders who combine advanced academia with commercial acumen.

Owen Nicholson

Chief Executive Officer and co-founder

10+ years in early stage R&D management. Managed UK Government and industry-funded research portfolios. Strategic and commercial technology development expert.

Dr Stefan Leutenegger

Co-founder

Lecturer at at Imperial College London. Focused on autonomous robot navigation. PhD on Unmanned Solar Airplanes from Autonomous Systems Lab of ETH Zurich.

 

Dr Jacek Zienkiewicz

Co-founder

PhD from Imperial College London focused on dense visual perception for mobile robots. 5+ years industrial experience developing laser-based distance measurement systems.

 

Prof. Andrew Davison

Co-founder

20 years pioneering visual SLAM. Collaborated on breakthrough SLAM systems including MonoSLAM and KinectFusion. 15,000+ academic citations.

Our wider team is growing quickly. Meet the full team