Approved by The State Council of the People's Republic of China, with the support of China Association for science and technology, The People's Government of Hainan Province, Ministry of Science and Technology of the People's Republic of China, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China and State Administration of Market Regulation, the World New Energy Vehicle Congress (WNEVC) has been successfully held for two sessions in 2019 and 2020. The Congress played an important role in leading the global automobile industry development, accelerating global industrial transformation, strengthening technological innovation and deepening cooperation. In order to further strengthen international exchanges and cooperation, accelerate the integrated development of automotives , energy, transportation, information and communication, and expedite the breakthrough of obstacles to the marketization of new energy vehicles, the 3rd World New Energy Vehicle Congress will be held in Haikou, Hainan in September 2021, themed by "Accelerating Cross-industry Integration, Comprehensively Promoting Marketization, and Jointly Achieving Carbon Neutrality".
The selection of “Global NEVs Cutting-edge & Innovative Technologies” is an important concurrent event of WNEVC. The purpose of selecting the world’s “Cutting-edge and Innovative Technologies” is to accurately catch the latest NEV technology development. It will also promote NEV technology collaboration and exchanges between China and the world; as well as guide the acceleration and breakthrough of core NEV technologies. The second selection activity was launched in 2020, and more than 140 application materials for cutting-edge and innovative technologies were received at home and abroad. At last, there were 7 innovative technologies, and 7 cutting-edge technologies were rated as "Global NEVs Cutting-edge and Innovative Technologies" in 2020, which attracted great attention both inside and outside the industry.