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About Velodyne

Velodyne LiDAR (NYSE: VLDR) supplies solid-state hybrid LiDAR sensor technology used in a variety of commercial applications including advanced automotive safety systems, autonomous driving, 3D mobile mapping, 3D aerial mapping, and security.On July 2nd, 2020, Velodyne was merged with Graf Industrial Corp.

Velodyne Headquarters Location

5521 Hellyer Ave

San Jose, California, 95138,

United States


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Velodyne Patents

Velodyne has filed 76 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Lidar
  • Autonomous cars
  • Sensors
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Latest Velodyne News

Velodyne Lidar : Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership - Form 4

Sep 16, 2022

09/16/2022 | 05:10pm EDT Message : FORM 4 Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16, Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b). UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 OMB APPROVAL 1. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable) (Street) 6. Individual or Join/Group Filing(Check Applicable Line) _X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person ___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person (City) 1.Title of Security 3. Transaction Code 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership Code (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities) 1. Title of Derivate Security 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security 8. Price of Derivative Security 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership Code Reporting Owners (**) Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a). (1) The sales reported on this Form 4 represent shares required to be sold by the Reporting Person to cover tax withholding obligations in connection with the previously reported vesting and settlement of restricted stock awards. These sales are mandated by the Reporting Person's award agreement to require the satisfaction of tax withholding obligations to be funded by a "sell to cover" transaction and do not represent discretionary trades by the Reporting Person. Note: File three copies of this Form, one of which must be manually signed. If space is insufficient, See Instruction 6 for procedure.Potential persons who are to respond to the collection of information contained in this form are not required to respond unless the form displays a currently valid OMB number. Attachments

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  • When was Velodyne founded?

    Velodyne was founded in 2007.

  • Where is Velodyne's headquarters?

    Velodyne's headquarters is located at 5521 Hellyer Ave, San Jose.

  • What is Velodyne's latest funding round?

    Velodyne's latest funding round is Corporate Minority - P2P.

  • How much did Velodyne raise?

    Velodyne raised a total of $182.5M.

  • Who are the investors of Velodyne?

    Investors of Velodyne include Amazon, Ford Autonomous Vehicles, Graf Industrial, Paycheck Protection Program, Hyundai Mobis and 5 more.

  • Who are Velodyne's competitors?

    Competitors of Velodyne include Lumotive, Seoul Robotics, SOS LAB, Blickfeld, Robosense, Red Leader, Fantasmo, Cepton Technologies, LeddarTech, LiangDao and 23 more.

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