Airbiquity, a leader in connected car services, has been voted a finalist in the “Innovative Services – Security & Safety” category of the Edison Awards for its Choreo™ cloud-based connected car services delivery platform. Winners will be announced April 30, 2014 at the Julia Morgan Ballroom in San Francisco.
Airbiquity’s Choreo platform enables automotive OEMs to deploy, manage, and dynamically update innovative connected car programs globally for their customers. Technology and management controls within the Choreo platform ensure that speech recognition, text to voice, and application features are utilized and adapted when a vehicle is in motion. This allows drivers to enjoy personal applications, content, and services without taking their eyes off the road. Choreo also enables other driver safety and convenience features like remote vehicle monitoring, geo-fencing, and automatic crash notifications.
“As the pace of innovation in the connected car market quickens and becomes more competitive, we are thrilled that Airbiquity is being recognized for our innovation, excellence and leadership,” said Scott Frank, Airbiquity Vice President of Marketing.
Frank Bonafilia, Edison Awards’ Executive Director added that “It’s exciting to see companies like Airbiquity continuing Thomas Edison’s legacy of challenging conventional thinking. Edison Awards recognizes Airbiquity’s Choreo connected car platform as an innovative game changer, and the team that created and brought it to market.”
The Edison Awards
The Edison Awards is a program conducted by Edison Universe, a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering future innovators including projects that bridge students to industry. The ballot of nominees for the Edison Awards was judged by a panel of more than 3,000 leading professionals from the fields of product development, design, engineering, science, marketing and education based on their rolls in the industry.