Creating transportation solutions for the AI-driven future

Streamlined travel and interconnected transport are within reach through dedicated ingenuity and innovation. We make science—not fiction™.


To develop and refine connection standards by using artificial intelligence for autonomous transportation.


A future pioneered by our innovations, enabling the transportation industry to be completely autonomous.


With over 50 years of combined experience, and avid technology enthusiasts, our team is dedicated to facilitating an AI-driven future.


CEO & Lead Engineer

Erick Vega brings over a decade of varied R&D experience in the medical device industry, ultralight aircraft industry, and transformative automotive industry. He is highly skilled in Computer Aided Design, Finite Element Analysis, and Computational Fluid Dynamics emphasizing Design for Manufacturing and Design for Assembly.

The University of Utah awarded him a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering with a mechatronics background. Along with the Modal team, Erick is pioneering the future of autonomous solutions.


Principal Data Architect

Alec Saunders has spent his career working with data and building microservices. At Modal, Alec does all the software, data, vision, and data science work. In addition to two years as a consultant, he has worked at five startups in both Utah and New York City. He is an electronics hobbyist. He received a degree in Information Systems and Technology from Utah Valley University.


Marketing & Partnerships Strategist

Car, technology, and investing enthusiast. Jeremy Carter has been heavily involved in the electronic vehicle space for over a decade. Jeremy studied at Utah Valley University and during his time there, he was involved in multiple levels of student government. He led marketing campaigns, developed strategic partnerships, and grew brand awareness. Jeremy is heavily invested in the EV space and seeks to drive the momentum of the electric movement.