James and Alex’s spinout Opteran Technologies today announced its £2.1m seed funding round, led by IQ Capital, with participation from Episode 1, Seraphim, and Join. The investment will enable them to further develop and commercialise their core ‘Natural Intelligence’ technology stack for autonomous systems, which is based on core IP developed during the Brains on Board research project.
The funding announcement received widespread coverage including in mainstream media:
- How insect brains could help build technology to steer driverless cars. The Telegraph, 24th November 2020.