Company Profile 51VR is a tech company at the intersection of VR and AI. Founded in February 2015, the company now has three major product lines in autonomous driving simulation, smart cities and real estate virtualization.
51VR is committed to being a leader and innovating at the intersection of computer graphics, with an emphasis on VR, and artificial intelligence. As an end goal, it wants to create "51World", a realistic virtual world, to aid companies and individuals in more effectively, safely, and realistically experiencing the world, testing AI, and pushing the boundaries of novel technologies thereby boosting productivity.
The company has experienced 300% year over year growth since founding. Currently, it has served more than 500 corporate clients, including: Facebook, BMW, Daimler, WM Motor, FAW Pentium, Alibaba, China Mobile, National Intelligent Connected Vehicle (Shanghai) Pilot Area, Vanke, MOMA, Country Garden, JQZ Group, China Railway Construction, and other famous enterprises and institutions.
51VR has entered into 130 cities both foreign and domestic, and has achieved full coverage in domestic first-tier and core second-tier cities. It has set up R & D Centers not only in Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, but also in Australia, North America, Germany and Singapore. At present, over 65% of the nearly 400 employees are researchers in the field of computer graphics, machine vision, deep learning, etc. They come from top universities such as Tsinghua University, Zhejiang University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Stanford University, and have worked at Microsoft Research Asia, Autodesk, Crytek, CCP, Activision Blizzard, Virtuos and other companies. In 2017, 51VR was rated as a Chinese National High-tech Enterprise.
Up to 2017, 51VR has completed a total over 300Million RMB ($45 Million) of financing. Our investors include: Sensetime, Star VC, Lightspeed, MOMA, SPD Sillicon Valley Bank, Green Pine Capital, Green Living etc.