BootstrapLabs is pleased to share that our portfolio company Hayden AI Secures $4.5M funding round which brings the company’s total funding to $9.5 million, including a $5 million seed round from last year. The new funding will go towards accelerating the development and delivery of AI-powered solutions aimed at enabling governments to achieve their goals of safer streets, equitable transportation, and efficient urban mobility. Other participants in the round are MVP Partners, UC Berkeley’s Strawberry Creek Ventures, e.Republic, and Autotech Ventures.
Hayden AI’s platform provides cities with the ability to automate the gathering of real-time data using advanced computer vision and artificial intelligence to create a Digital Twin and knowledge graph of a city’s streets and curbs and the events that take place there.
Hayden AI has been a BootstrapLabs portfolio company since 2020.
“We are thrilled to have investors that bring significant expertise and comprehensive industry knowledge, which is invaluable as we continue to empower smart cities around the world to end traffic-related fatalities and severe injuries while providing safe and equitable mobility for all.”
– Chris Carson, Co-Founder and CEO of Hayden AI
“Smart technologies are driving the creation of safer cities and Hayden AI is at the forefront of this revolution,”
– Nicolai Wadstrom, Founder, CEO, and General Partner at BootstrapLabs
You can read the full press release below:
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hayden AI Technologies, Inc. (“Hayden AI”), a leading smart city solutions provider, today announced the closing of a $4.5 million funding round led by BootstrapLabs, an early-stage Silicon Valley venture capital firm focused on Applied Artificial Intelligence. Read More.