On Aug. 5, the World IoT Top 500 Summit in 2022, a prelude to the 2022 WIOTC (World Internet of Things Convention) Annual Conference, was held in Beijing, at which the “2022 World Internet of Things Ranking List (WIOTRL) Top 500” was officially released. PATEO CONNECT+ Technology (Shanghai) Corporation (hereinafter referred to as “PATEO”) has once again, by virtue of its domestic leading technical strength and industry influence, made it onto the list, ranked 87th among bronze medal winners and 387th among all, moving up ten places from last year —— this also marks that the company has been selected for three years in a row since 2020, and witnessing a steady rise in the rankings.
The World Internet of Things Convention (WIOTC) is an IoT international convention organization that is innovative and nonprofit, emerging as the most influential and authoritative institution focusing on the internet of things and also the only high-end IoT conference brand in the world. Themed “Powering the Infrastructure Construction of IoT Worldwide · Leading the Innovative Progress of Global Digital Economy”, the summit consisted of Industrial IoT Forum, and International Forum on the Development of New Economy.
The WIOTRL Top 500 Selection this year had attracted 10,000-plus enterprises from more than 150 countries and regions to participate, which were comprehensively evaluated and ranked by 50 judges composed of experts and scholars from 20 countries based on the dimensions of technology R&D, technological innovation, sustainability, output value size, and influence, etc. Those on the list account for 70% of the global new digital economy output value and innovation achievements, and represent the trends of development in science & technology and digital economy around the world. A total of 127 enterprises from mainland China made the list. Besides PATEO, other winners include Huawei, Xiaomi, Qualcomm, Bosch, Haier, IBM, Intel, China Telecom and other well-known IoT enterprises.
For PATEO, the consecutive wins is not only an honor, but more of an incentive. In the days to come, it will continue to inherit the “3I” corporate DNA, namely "Insight, Innovation & Integration", and stick to the vision of "Lead the Ultimate Intelligent Vehicle Experience · Reconstruct the Lifestyle in Mobile Space", with the aim of co-creating and achieving win-win results in the new consumption era together with automotive brands and OEMs through concerted & collaborative efforts and innovation cohesion.
As a leader in China's intelligent connectivity field, in the 13 years since its establishment, PATEO has cumulatively invested nearly CNY 2 billion in R&D, and applied for a cumulative total of over 6,000 intellectual property rights (IPRs), more than 85% of which are invention patents; built a strong team demonstrating a full set of capabilities ranging from R&D, production & delivery to hardware & software & cloud; possessed leading-edge technologies and products in the fields of smart cockpit, autonomous driving domain controller, etc.; accumulated a wealth of technical experience in fields like OLED, autonomous driving & cockpit domains, software & cloud, operating system (QNX, Linux, Android & OpenHarmony), and smart parts & components (car lights, smart surfaces, etc.), among others; and completed comprehensive planning and arrangement for industry chains as well.
Headquartered in Shanghai, PATEO has established R&D centers in Nanjing, Shenyang, Dalian, Shenzhen and Wuhan; branch offices in Changchun, Beijing and Regensburg, Germany; and a smart manufacturing base in Xiamen, boasting a client base that covers nearly 100 vehicle models of close to 30 luxury, joint venture & self-owned auto brands, with fast-paced business growth maintained every year.