Reinventing the wheel.
From the dawn of time, transport has been constantly evolving. From trade to exploration, there has always been this deep desire from humans to improve the way things are moved. We began on foot, we invented the wheel, and before long, we were empowered to move around quickly.
The mobility industry has always been, and will always be, rooted in innovation and with advancements moving the needle every day, a new era beckons…
Our Mobility & Hardware Innovation Platform provides an ecosystem where startups connect to forward-thinking corporations and VCs. A program that is set to change the world of mobility forever and make giant leaps towards a new, more connected experience than ever before.
Twice a year, three month programs for 20 early-to-late stage mobility-related startups will be hosted in Stuttgart, Germany – the capital of the automotive industry – and Silicon Valley – the capital of innovation.
Startups will work with engineers of leading automotive manufacturers and suppliers on prototypes and pilots using a world-class hardware laboratory. Alongside this, startups get access to our international network of investors, corporations, mentors, and advisors.
Here are some of the spaces we are looking into: connected car, shared economy, telematics, electrification, security, biometrics, and predictive analytics.