Corporates: It’s Time To Flip the Switch to Active Innovation Before You Lose
Organizations are on a constant journey of survival from disruption. The Oregon Trail game involved embarking on a journey westward to Oregon from the Midwest. To win involved making consistently good decisions relative to the risk.
Top 13 Strategies for Startups to Work with the Automotive Mobility Industry
Watch the video discussion and learn about the top 13 strategies for startups to work with the automotive mobility industry. Compiled by founders, investors, and mentors with extensive startup and automotive mobility experience. The #1 question I get asked by startups is “How can I work with the automotive mobility
Spinning out new startups with Siemens/next47
In the 2017 and 2018 classes of Techstars Detroit, I worked closely to spin out 2 startups that I invested in. In 2017, this startup was EcoG [https://ecog.io/]. In 2018, this startup was DeepHow [https://www.deephow.ai/]. Long Haul Films [https://longhaulfilms.com/] did an amazing job
Techstars Mobility Mentor Zaki Fasihuddin Shares Tips for how Corporations Can Work with Startups
Techstars Mobility Accelerator mentor Zaki Fasihuddin joins Volvo Cars as VP of Digital. Zaki has been an active corporate mentor in the 2015, 2016, and 2017 Techstars Mobility Accelerator programs.
Detroit's Mobility Startup Ecosystem on the Rise
New Corporate Partners and Office Mates Team Up with Techstars Mobility Accelerator I’m excited to announce that we have brought on four new partners for the Techstars Mobility Accelerator in 2017: next47 (the independent investment arm of Siemens) [https://www.next47.com/], Bosch [http://www.bosch.us/], InMotion (powered
Expanding Techstars Mobility Demo Day with Autoblog’s UPSHIFT Conference
In 2017, Techstars Mobility is partnering with Autoblog’s UPSHIFT conference to form a 2-day event focused on innovation that is driving the future of mobility, automotive, and transportation.
Unification is the Automobile Industry's Path to Mobility
The airline industry is a single-use service model for consumers. After all, our interests as consumers are about getting to our destination. At a local level, why don’t automobiles work the same way? Why is the customer experience so disjointed?
Analyzing the 2016 Global Trends in Applications to Techstars Mobility
A quick analysis of the data from sourcing startups and reading applications since launching the 2016 Techstars Mobility program.
Techstars Mobility Welcomes New Partner, New Community Partners and Office Collaborators
I am excited to unveil a new partner of Techstars Mobility, our new office in Detroit, and a handful of great new local partners and office collaborators. Techstars Mobility is focused on all technologies that address the movement of people, goods, and services. For this program, we have partnered with