Paris – HERE, a leader in location and mapping, has received the BMW Supplier Innovation Award from BMW Group for its work in the area of connected driving.
This coveted award is based on our expertise and innovation in the automatic delivery over cellular networks of map updates directly to the car.
Each year, BMW Group recognizes suppliers which it identifies as key to the implementation of new technologies that improve the driving experience.
“Our goal is to provide to BMW drivers the best map of the world – one that is fresh, accurate and reliable,” said Ogi Redzic, Head of Connected Driving at HERE, who collected the award on behalf of HERE. “HERE makes around 2.7 million changes to its map every day – the result of data captured by our advanced collection vehicles and our highly-trained team of cartographers, as well as information gathered from tens of thousands of other sources.”
HERE, a Nokia company, is a leader in navigation, mapping and location experiences. We combine highly accurate and fresh maps with cloud technology to enable rich, real-time location experiences in a broad range of connected devices – from smartphones and tablets to wearables and vehicles. To learn more about HERE, including our work in the areas of connected and automated driving, visit http://360.here.com