Call for entries from transport startups to a major new competition at the IRU World Congress.
The competition targets mobility, transport and logistics startups. The goal of the initiative – a collaboration between IRU and venture capital fund, Road Ventures SA – is to promote innovation in the mobility and transport industries and to encourage entrepreneurship.
The first-time competition aims to make a difference by enabling entrepreneurs to kick start their businesses.
The most innovative project will win a prize of up to USD 100,000 direct investment and the opportunity to gain visibility with venture capital financing, angel investors, and local and international media.
Participants are welcome to send their applications by 17 September via the application form which can be found here. The Road Ventures team of experts will review the applications and invite the finalists to pitch and compete against each other on 7 November during the IRU World Congress in Muscat, Oman. Winners will be announced on day two of the event.
For more information, visit the iruworldcongress webpage.