Together to Accelerate the Future

This platform is an open call for startups and scaleups worldwide, who have practical solutions to our specific challenges within the domains of Smart Cities, Smart Factory, Logistics & Mobility and are as much committed as we are to our society and our planet. We are looking for equal partners, to together, revolutionize these industries and improve the future living experience for everyone. We want to see your proof of concept ideas and explore the potential for future collaborations and/or strategic investment.

Together with Unknown Group, Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Corporation want to further their collaboration with innovative startups and scaleups globally and engage business units to launch business-impacting collaborations within the Smart Cities domain. A Smart City uses robotics and information & communication technology (ICT) to improve operational efficiency, share information with the public and provide a better quality of government service and citizen welfare through technological advancements.

This challenge is an opportunity for proven Smart Cities technologies to work alongside HMC & KIA and together accelerate their impact. These technologies include: Autonomous Drone/EV/PMV Charging Station, Eco-friendly Robots, Robots for Indoor Services, Bi-directional Autonomous Vehicles

South-East Asia

  • Indoor Robotics
  • Outdoor Robotics
  • Eco-Friendly Robotics

Deadline: September 15th, 2021

Together with Unknown Group, Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Corporation are looking for innovative startups and scaleups to launch PoCs in the Smart Factory domain. The Smart Factory is a concept for digitization in manufacturing industries. Picture a digitized shop floor that continuously collects and shares data through connected machines, devices, and production systems to improve and streamline everything happening throughout the manufacturing process.

This challenge is an opportunity for proven Smart Factory technologies to work alongside HMC & KIA on accelerating the impact of their solution on the larger market. These technologies include: Machine Learning & Computer Vision, Digital Twins, Cobots, Wiring Harness Improvements, Wireless Transmission

Global

  • Computer Vision
  • 3D Printing
  • Cobots
  • Wireless Transmission
  • Digital Twins
  • Electronics & Wiring Harness
  • Machine Learning

Deadline: September 15th, 2021

Together with Unknown Group, Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Corporation are scouting for innovative startups and scaleups to launch PoCs in the Logistics & Mobility domains. Both domains are of high interest globally, where electrification, “as a service” business models and data analytics all present great opportunities for innovation and growth.

Successful PoCs with these companies can lead to deeper collaboration with Hyundai Glovis, with solutions revolving around areas such as: First, Middle & Last Mile, Fulfillment Center Innovation, Customs & Regulations, Sales, Demand & Inventory Forecasting, Hydrogen & EV Fueling Station, Car as a Service.

Global

  • Service Models
  • Fueling & Charging for EV & Hydrogen
  • Tracking
  • Parking
  • Vendor Management
  • Fulfillment Centres & Ports
  • Customer Management
  • First, Middle & Last Mile

Deadline: September 15th, 2021