Our Story

MicroVision is a pioneer in MEMS-based laser beam scanning technology—integrating optics, hardware, algorithms, and machine learning software into proprietary systems—that addresses existing and emerging markets. Our integrated approach provides solutions for automotive lidar sensors, augmented reality microdisplay engines, interactive display modules, and consumer lidar components.

Headquartered in Redmond, Washington, MicroVision is part of the community of high-tech leaders in the Greater Seattle Area. With deep Northwest roots that go back to laboratories at the University of Washington, we partner with companies worldwide to bring revolutionary products to market.

History

2H 2021

Continuing engagement with OEMs

April 2021

Automotive lidar technology demonstrator complete

2020

1st Generation lidar enabled Class 1 interactive display

2019

1st Generation consumer lidar

2014

Sony licensed 3rd Generation display module

2012

2nd Generation Laser Beam Scanning (LBS) module launched

2011

Start of lidar R&D

2009

1st Generation commercial display engine

1998

US Military contract

1996

Nasdaq listed