Visteon, the only Tier 1 automotive supplier focused exclusively on cockpit electronics, inaugurated its fourth India technical center in Goa on November 1, 2018. Rohan Khaunte, Goa’s Minister for Revenue, Information Technology, and Labour & Employment and Matt Cole, Senior Vice President, Product Development, have officially inaugurated the centre. Kristin Trecker, Chief Human Resources Officer, Visteon also participated.
Visteon is a global technology company that designs, engineers and manufactures innovative cockpit electronics products and connected car solutions
“It is a very proud moment for all of us. Looking at hi-tech industries, Visteon is very well known in this sector and this new technical centre for AI and deep learning is a big boost for us. Technology companies like Visteon will offer an opportunity to young graduates and attract a pool of technical talent to Goa,” Khaunte said.
The centre in Panjim will collaborate closely with Visteon’s technical centers in India and will support the company’s development of artificial intelligence software, advanced driver awareness systems and deep learning for autonomous vehicles. It has a seating capacity of 50 with the potential for expansion.
“The Goa operations will support new technology development which has the potential to extend across a wide range of products. We have a market leading cockpit electronics portfolio – including clusters, telematics, displays and infotainment – and a lot of these products will be supported by Goa in the coming years,” said Matt Cole.