Closing Date: 23.9 2018. Open to social entrepreneurs and social business startups from Europe, South Africa and India. The MAN Impact Accelerator supports innovative solutions in the fields of mobility, transport and logistics for social and environmental challenges.
Participants will connect with a global community of like-minded people, through a journey across four continents (Munich to Mumbai to Cape Town to San Francisco), in order to think differently and build their networks for future growth while transforming their personal and professional trajectories.
Travel and accommodation costs will be covered. The program also provides an indirect grant and support of up to 50,000 USD for each startup (no equity or cash), as well as free access to coaches and mentors, software and data resources for free or at preferred rates.
Startups must have a strong purpose and create both tangible and measurable impact beyond financial returns. Key Areas for Consideration: Aerospace, Agriculture, Big Data/Smart Data, Blockchain, Chatbots, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, Digital Health / MedTech, Drones, Education, Internet Automation,IoT, Last-Mile Connection, Platforms, Sensors, Wearables