On March 27, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China (MIIT) issued the Key Tasks for the Standardization in Intelligent-connected Vehicles (ICV) in 2018 (hereinafter, the Key Tasks) to boost the ICV development in China.
The Key Tasks provides clarity in the comprehensive implementation of the Guide to the Building of the National Internet of Vehicles (IoV) Industry Standard System (ICV) that was jointly issued by the MIIT and the SAC (the Standardization Administration of China).
Meanwhile, the Key Tasks highlights the researches and the establishment of key standards in various areas, including ADAS (advanced driver assistance systems), autonomous driving test, auto information security and IoV industry.
The Key tasks points out that the research on the requirements of ICV communication, high-definition map for autonomous vehicle and traffic infrastructures should be developed as soon as possible. Meanwhile, relevant entities should launch the feasibility researches on standardization of the functions, performances and ports of LTE-V2X-based cellular communications and direct communications.