LidarView Training

This training covers how to get started with LidarView and integrate it in your workflow. Using Velodyne’s sensor data, you will learn how to visualize, format and exploit Lidar Data.

  • No Lidar sensor is required for this course.
  • VeloView can be used if you desire to use your advanced sensor’s data.
  • The session will be interactive and you will have the opportunity to ask detailed questions to a LidarView developer.

This half a day hands-on session will cover LidarView’s core visualization features, interoperability options and ecosystem you can leverage to tailor the best solution for your own use-cases.


  1. Get Familiar with Lidar Data Visualization in LidarView-based applications
  2. Discover Interoperability options


  • Lidar Technology: basic knowledge
  • Python / C++: basic knowledge would be a plus
  • Computer Networking: basic knowledge would be a plus


  • Visualization in LidarView
    • Visualize Velodyne’s Sensor Data from PCAP file or live stream
    • Arrays Visualization: Coloring, Spreadsheet, Point Selection
    • Sensor Calibration / State features
    • Recording and Saving Frames
    • Other Import / Export Formats
    • Handle large data with the PacketFileSender Utility
  • LidarView Ecosystem & Interoperability
    • LidarView Advanced mode: ParaView design principles
    • Automation with the Python console
    • Custom Processing: Custom Filters
    • Presentation of LidarView Repository

This training course will be taught in English. Course notes are also in English.
Participants are asked to bring a laptop computer for this training session.
The instructor will communicate all the specifications required to each participants before the training session.

Kitware SAS is registered as a training center in France

Practical Information

Duration: half day
Next training Date: September 29, 2022
Time zone: Paris (CEST / GMT+2h)
Schedule: 1pm to 5pm
Location: Online
Price: 400€

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Meet the instructor

Arnaud Billon has integrated Kitware Europe in January 2021 as a Research & Development Engineer in the Vision team.

Arnaud has a MS in Electrical & Computer Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. His education emphasized both software engineering and computer vision topics.

At Kitware, Arnaud acts as the main maintainer for LidarView and LidarView-based applications. He also regularly enters into play to tackle computer vision pipeline’s integration and optimization related challenges.