2018 Hsinchu Science Park R&D Accomplishment Award and Innovative Product Award
WNC | 2018-12-12 13:23:11

Hsinchu, Taiwan—December 12, 2018—The Hsinchu Science Park R&D Accomplishment Award and Innovative Product Award ceremonies were held today during celebrations for the 38th anniversary of the Science Park. WNC was once again honored with these two prestigious awards in recognition of its strong R&D capabilities and for innovation in technology applications.

WNC has made sizable investments in research and development, applying its rich experience in different communications technologies across different product lines to adapt and evolve with ever-changing market demands. For years, the Intellectual Property Office has listed WNC among the Approved Patent Applicants of Top 100 Taiwanese Enterprises. WNC tops the list for enterprises of the network communications industry. In recent years, WNC has been actively cooperating with key 5G chip developers and equipment vendors on 5G market deployment and commercial trials, and launched its own 5G mmWave laboratory in early 2018.

WNC’s Ultra Compact Automotive FHD Camera Module is this year’s winner of the Innovative Product Award. Utilizing breakthroughs in mechanical and integrated circuit design, this compact automotive FHD camera module (just 17.8 mm × 17.8 mm × 32 mm)has FHD resolution, an effective heat dissipation design, and an IP65K waterproof rating. Related patent applications for “Image capturing devices” and “Image capturing devices and their assembly methods” are both underway. WNC is the only company in the Hsinchu Science Park that is certified for IATF 16949, and has extensive experience working with top global car manufacturers. This drives growth and helps strengthens WNC’s competitiveness in the automotive industry.


About the Hsinchu Science Park R&D Accomplishment Award

Established by the Hsinchu Science Park Bureau, the R&D Accomplishment Award aims to encourage manufacturers to engage in research and development, obtain patents for their inventions, protect technological developments, improve technical standards, and promote industrial development. The evaluation criteria include the growth rate in R&D expenditure, the ratio of R&D expenditure to company revenues, the ratio of R&D investment to the number of R&D personnel members, the ratio of patents obtained at home/abroad to the number of R&D personnel members, the growth rate in the number of patents obtained at home/abroad, and the benefits derived from the patents.

About the Hsinchu Science ParkInnovative Product Award

Established by the Hsinchu Science Park Bureau, the Innovative ProductAward aims toencourage manufacturers to engage in innovative researchand develop new products to improve their technological standards and competitiveness. The evaluation criteria include degree of innovation, technical standards, competitiveness, amount of R&D investment, and amount of R&D personnel contributing to the product. The Award’s selection procedure begins with a preliminary round where judges review award-entry applications. These finalists then present their product to a panel of judges who determine the award winners.

About WNC

Wistron NeWeb Corporation (WNC) specializes in the design and development of cutting-edge communication products. WNC’s technical expertise ranges across applications from broadband, broadcasting, multimedia, and the IoT to wireline and wireless communications, with product scope covering solutions in network communications, digital home products, satellite broadcasting, and advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS). For more information, please visit: http://www.wnc.com.tw/.

Media Contact

Ms. Molly Lin
Associate Vice President
Marketing Division

Tel:+886 3 666 7799   Ext: 3888
Fax:+886 3 666 7711