STMicroelectronics announced that it has been named Top 100 Global Innovator™ 2022. Recognizing ST’s position among the world’s most innovative organizations, the annual list from Clarivate™ sets a benchmark for accelerating global innovation by measuring excellence focused on exceptional consistency and scale in innovativeness.
“A four-time winner of the Top 100 Global Innovator Award, ST is an integrated semiconductor device manufacturer driven by collaborative innovation across the various technology ecosystems where it is present globally. Our efforts focus on technologies enabling smarter mobility, helping car manufacturers make driving safer, greener, and more convenient for everyone; more efficient power and energy management for all industries, and supporting the use of renewable energies; and enabling the deployment of the IoT and 5G, supporting the proliferation of smart connected devices,” said Alessandro Cremonesi, Executive Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer, STMicroelectronics. “ST is recognized as a leading semiconductor technology innovator in a number of areas including smart power technologies, wide bandgap semiconductors, edge AI solutions, MEMS sensors and actuators, optical sensing, and digital and mixed-signal technologies.”
ST has 8,400 R&D employees and engages in extensive collaboration with leading research labs, innovative start-ups, and corporate partners around the world. The Company’s Innovation Office focuses on connecting emerging market trends with internal technology expertise to identify opportunities, stay ahead of the competition, and lead in new or existing technology domains.
Gordon Samson, Chief Product Officer, Clarivate, said, “Global inventive activity today is far higher, more diverse and more complex than a decade ago, when we first launched Top 100 Global Innovators. The Top 100 Global Innovators 2022 exemplify above-the-bar excellence in innovation. We congratulate this year’s Top 100 companies. They demonstrate the capabilities, consistency and creativity that are delivering new value and ingenuity for the world.”
The Top 100 Global Innovators 2022 come from 12 countries and regions. As global ideation patterns change and the way they are measured evolves, the composition of the Top 100 Global Innovators changes too. Clarivate analysts use informatic techniques targeting innovation excellence to compare 50 million ideas, across thousands of baselines, through billions of calculations, to discover the 100 innovators at the very top.