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Meet the partners of the 2021 Connected Fleets Conference

The upcoming Connected Fleets Conference, 30th September 2021, will gather corporate fleet buyers and connected solution providers to discover new technologies and opportunities in Connectivity.

Representing the leading international conference on Connectivity, Connected Fleets 2021 is brought to you as an exclusive event with the help of our sponsors. Click to register

The event will focus on how to benefit from connected solutions in fleets through sharing the knowledge of experts. Buyers and suppliers will find answers to their questions from the entire spectrum of topics covering fleet management efficiency, electrification, fuel management, safety, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). To join this special learning and networking experience, register now!

Firstly, we’d like to introduce our Founding Partner, Mix Telematics.

MiX Telematics is a leading global provider of fleet and mobility asset management solutions delivered as SaaS to 753,000 global subscribers spanning more than 120 countries. The company’s products and services provide enterprise fleets, small fleets and consumers with solutions for efficiency, safety, compliance and security. MiX Telematics was founded in 1996 and has offices in South Africa, the United Kingdom, the United States, Uganda, Brazil, Mexico, Australia and the United Arab Emirates alongside a network of more than 130 fleet partners worldwide.

Connected Fleets Conference is supported by five Diamond Partners; Here, Lytx, Octo UBench, Webfleet Solutions.

ALD Automotive is a global leader in mobility solutions providing full-service leasing and fleet management services to a client base of large corporates, SMEs, professionals and private individuals, with a direct presence in 43 countries worldwide and overall coverage in 59 countries through commercial alliances. A leader in its industry, ALD Automotive places sustainable mobility at the heart of its strategy, delivering innovative mobility solutions and technology-enabled services to its clients, helping them focus on their everyday business.

Continental is a pioneer in technology and services for sustainable and connected mobility. For more than a century, Continental has provided safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. Continental develops and sells integrated fleet management solutions throughout Europe through its vast experience in commercial vehicle and aftermarket sectors. By using Continental technologies, fleet managers, service partners and commercial vehicle manufacturers can control their operations based on trusted data.

Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web-based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Marketplace, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with other data assets.

As an IoT hub, the Geotab GO device provides additional functionality through IOX Add-Ons. Processing billions of data points a day, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to help customers improve productivity, optimise fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety, and achieve stronger compliance to regulatory changes. Geotab is committed to fleet sustainability and now supports over 100 makes and models of electric vehicles.

Ridecell represents the next level of big data management and analysis for fleets, as traditional management systems are replaced by advanced Fleet IoT Automation. Built exclusively for fleets, the data integration and automation platform of Ridecell provides data insights with digital vehicle control to turn today’s manual processes into automated workflows. Ridecell automation platform not only reports issues regarding fleet efficiency but resolves them automatically, from start to finish. With the powerful data management and workflow automation it offers for fleets of any size and type, the Ridecell automation platform provides help in logistics, rental fleets, motor pool fleet management, shared fleets and security. Today, Ridecell powers some of the most successful fleet businesses in cities across Europe and North America, including Gig Car Share from AAA and KINTO by Toyota Sweden. Ridecell is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in Madrid, Paris, Berlin, and India.

A global leader in connected vehicle data, Wejo is revolutionising the way we live, work and travel by transforming and interpreting historic and real-time vehicle data. The company enables smarter mobility by organising trillions of data points from over 10.7 million vehicles and more than 44.4 billion journeys globally, across multiple brands, makes and models. It then standardises and enhances those streams of data on a vast scale. Wejo partners with ethical, like-minded companies and individuals to turn that data into insights that unlock value for consumers. With one of the most comprehensive and trusted data, information and intelligence sources, Wejo aims to create a smarter, safer, more sustainable world for all.

Connected Fleets Conference has also five Gold Partners: Here Technologies, Lytx, Octo, UBench and Webfleet Solutions.

HERE, a location data and technology platform, moves people, businesses and cities forward by harnessing the power of location. By leveraging Its open platform, it empowers customers to achieve better outcomes - from helping a city manage its infrastructure or a business optimise its assets to guiding drivers to their destination safely.

Lytx is a leader in machine vision and AI, providing video telematics, analytics, safety and productivity solutions by combining these two advanced technologies. Lytx technology offers a comprehensive view of fleets to help improve safety and efficiency. Drawing more than 20 years of experience, Lytx improves traditional telematics with the addition of machine vision and artificial intelligence to detect and analyse every movement of objects and drivers during a journey. Lytx technologies help commercial fleets solve the distracted driving problem, along with vital data to improve efficiency and safety. Ltyx devices capture 1.5 billion miles of driving data each month and 100,000 risky driving behaviours every day, plus it protects more than 1.4 million drivers worldwide.

OCTO provides smart solutions transforming its IoT Big Data set into actionable intelligence for a sustainable connected life. Representing the world's largest telematics and data analytics service provider for the auto insurance industry, OCTO provides innovative connected user services including vehicle diagnostics, fleet management, road tolling and real-time monitoring of traffic and environmental conditions. OCTO currently has 6 million connected users and holds a global database of telematics with more than 280 billion miles of driving data. Analysing behavioural, context and driving data, along with detecting crashes and analysing accidents, OCTO today serves more than 100 partners in the auto insurance market. Expert in advanced analytics and IoT Big Data, OCTO has so far analysed 480,000 claims and insurance events and manages over 400,000 vehicle rentals per month.

UBench International represents an innovative online platform that comes with a new vision of total life cycle management for cars. Ubench helps fleets lower the total cost of ownership and augments the mobility services used by the driver. UBench improves operational performance by optimising the overall community of suppliers and partners, thus enhancing employee productivity, reducing cycle time rates. Offering services in accident management, repair & maintenance, remarketing, mobility services, supplier & fleet reporting and mobile supplier & driver applications, UBench improves operational performance in every aspect. An innovative UBench concept and vision help fleets differentiate their service offering in a competitive and drastically changing automotive market.

Webfleet Solutions is Europe’s leading telematics solution provider, dedicated to fleet management, vehicle telematics and connected car services. For over 20 years, its main Software-as-a-Service solution WEBFLEET has helped customers improve vehicle performance, save fuel, encourage green and safe driving and optimise overall fleet efficiency. Webfleet Solutions also provides electric vehicle solutions to support the whole electrification journey of fleets. More than 50,000 companies worldwide trust Webfleet Solutions to connect their fleets and get their drivers, vehicles and businesses where they need to go.

We thank all of our partners for supporting us. See you soon at the Connected Fleets Conference!

Image depicting a connected car, courtesy of Shutterstock.

Authored by: Mufit Yilmaz Gokmen