On April 16th, 2019, INVT successfully passed the GB/T29490-2013 "Enterprise Intellectual Property Management Standards" certification system and won the IPR Certification. This certification conforms to the international quality management system standard ISO 9000:2005, and meets a number of international patent conventions, such as PCT, WCT, TRIPs, PLT, CMTR, etc.
The IPR certification is a recognition and commendation of INVT's high regard for intellectual property and independent innovation capabilities. Obtaining this certificate is not only highlights the independent research and development strength of INVT but also ensures the legitimacy of corporate intellectual property rights and the compliance of corporate management through the strict audit of third-party authorities, further enhancing the core competitiveness of the company. Promote the development of technological innovation in enterprises.
The implementation of IPR is not only for the single aspect of R&D or production but also runs through the entire process of R&D, production, procurement, sales, import and export, etc. After several layers of approval, it has finally won its honor for several months. This confirms that INVT has met the requirements of the regulations on quality assurance standards and reached an international level. We have the conditions to meet the customer's requirements for products and services, and we have the ability to do better.
As the industry-leading brand and international key high-tech enterprise, INVT has long been committed to enhancing its independent research and development and innovation capabilities. The number of R&D personnel is 1,239, which is more than 40% of the total number of the group. Annual R&D investment exceeds revenue by 11%. At the same time, From a single product to equipment solution to system solution, the number of its patents exceeds 850, ranking the forefront of the domestic industry. And INVT won the honors of IPR demonstration enterprise and independent innovation enterprise many times.
In addition to talent reserve and R&D innovation, INVT has established a professional management platform and an experimental platform that conforms to international standards. Its management system meets the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 international standards. Professional engineers are responsible for running of these high qualities, high standards and high standards labs to ensure scientific research and innovation. At the same time, combining with customer needs and on-site application conditions, they can perform product design, review, testing and certification work at a high standard to protect the safety of the product.
In the future, INVT will continue to enhance its independent innovation capability and IPR management level, actively promote the transformation and implementation of IPR achievements, provide strong technical support for the company's sustained, healthy and rapid development. And we strive to become the trusted industry automation solution provider.