The LoRa Alliance® Proudly Announces the 2022 Contribution Award Winners, Recognizing Industry Leaders Who Significantly Advanced the LoRaWAN® Standard
ORLANDO, Fla., March 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The LoRa Alliance®, the global association of companies backing the open LoRaWAN® standard for internet of things (IoT) low-power wide-area networks (LPWANs), today announced the winners of its annual Contribution Awards during a live ceremony at LoRaWAN Live Orlando. The awards recognize individuals and companies for their leadership, service, and contributions to the LoRa Alliance over the past year.
"Our LoRaWAN Live events showcase the LoRa Alliance ecosystem’s innovations and accomplishments to develop and deploy the LoRaWAN standard," said Donna Moore, CEO and Chairwoman of the LoRa Alliance. "Therefore, it is only fitting that we recognize and celebrate our members' who have significantly contributed to advancing the LoRaWAN standard. LoRaWAN’s position as the market leading LPWAN technology is only possible because of our members' support and hard work, and I am honored to celebrate them today."
The Contribution Awards program is an annual recognition honoring outstanding leadership, service and contributions to the LoRa Alliance over the past year. This year's full list of winners is:
Lifetime Achievement Award
Distinguished Service Award
This LoRa Alliance team was instrumental in recruiting a robust and engaging end-user group to participate in the LoRaWAN World Expo.
This LoRa Alliance team followed the vision of the LoRa Alliance to enable IPv6 over LoRaWAN, contributing to all stages of development from technical specifications to certification.
From our Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
I would like to thank all members of the Alliance who contribute to this journey towards mass adoption of LoRaWAN connectivity technology. In 2013, Kerlink started our journey with the integration of the first gateway based on Semtech's LoRa® technology. My personal involvement is daily, and I am proud to participate in this growth by sharing our experience and expertise in this innovative and moving market. The best is coming!
––Yannick Delibie, Corporate CTIO, Kerlink, President and CEO, Kerlink Inc, Member of the LoRa Alliance Board of Directors, Vice-Chair of the Roadmap Workgroup, LoRa Alliance
From our Corporate Award Winners
Winning the Corporate Award from the LoRa Alliance is a great honor for LORIOT, and we are proud to be recognized for our ongoing commitment to driving the growth and adoption of LoRaWAN technology worldwide. Since 2015, we have been dedicated to enabling IoT connectivity for businesses and organizations around the globe, and this award is a confirmation of the daily efforts of our entire team to help our customers unlock the full potential of IoT. We are excited to continue collaborating with the Alliance and its members to shape the future of IoT and create a truly connected world.
––Julian Studer, LORIOT CEO & Founder
Senet is honored to receive the Corporate Award from the LoRa Alliance, and I’d like to congratulate all of those who contributed to another year of historical growth in the LoRaWAN market. As a founding member of the LoRa Alliance, Senet has been active across the organization since its inception. We share the LoRa Alliance’s commitment to the growth and promotion of the LoRaWAN standard and are proud that our innovative approach to delivering cost-effective and highly reliable network coverage has expanded the opportunity for companies to easily deploy and manage scalable IoT solutions where and when they are needed.
–– Bruce Chatterley, CEO of Senet
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