Another fantastic accolade for the dRISK team and our work in the Autonomous Vehicle sector. Katarina Cimesa presented dRISKs products and services at this years Autonomous Mobility World Expo (AMWE) 2023 in Paris and came away winning the Startup Challenge award!
Now in its 5th year, the Autonomy Mobility Startup Challenge – formerly known as Funding the Movement – recognises and celebrates startups that are bringing new innovations and enabling transformation in the mobility sector. It is open to startups less than 7 years old presenting projects, products, solutions, ideas, or prototypes focusing on any of 7 Industry Themes in the mobility ecosystem.
21 startups were pre-selected to pitch on the AMWE Stage on March 22nd (3 from each industry theme) with 8 winners receiving a prize with international recognition (1 from each industry theme, and 1 overall winner from the Public).
Judges included Laurène BOUCHER, Chief of New Mobilities at Volkswagen Group France; Nicola DALLATANA, Head of New Mobility at Toyota Tsusho – KINTO; Loan My DESCOURBVIERES, StartUp & Technology Group Vice President at Valeo; Romain ERNY, Head of mobility at Choose Paris Region; Nafissa GOUPIL, Editor in chief at Decisions Durables; Elsa LAMARTINIE, VP – Venture Studio Director at Sellantis;
Audrey MEHATS, Director of Mobility transformation programs at VEHIPOSTE – GROUPE LA POSTE; Lukas NECKERMANN, Managing Director of Neckermann Strategic Advisors and Clara SMITH, Group Head, Market Strategy at Hitachi Rail.