The 2016 Mobility Conference Exhibition has decreed the winners of the “Venture Competition”, a contest dedicated to new business ideas, yesterday at Palazzo Affari Ai Giureconsulti in Milan.
The winners startups have been awarded by Stefano Venturi, Member of the Presidential Council of Assolombarda Confindustria Milano Monza e Brianza delegated to Digital Agenda and Startup, and Alberto Meomartini, Vice President of the Milan Chamber of Commerce.
The entire “Venture Competition” event was presented by Carlo D’Ippolito, founder of D’I Comunicazione, and was part of MCE 4X4, the Mobility Conference Exhibition promoted by Assolombarda and the Chamber of Commerce.
The top 16 selected startups (Bolt Motion, Byxee, Sia Aerospace, Greenspider, Bircle, eVeryride, MiMoto Smart Mobility, RiparAutOnline, Route220, Underground Power, Zehus, Zemove, Cargopooling, Gocloud, OpenMove, Pony Zero) had the chance not only to meet other companies and doing business but also to show their projects in a dedicated exhibition space.
Among the 16 startups, the 12 finalists have competed, presenting their project, in the MCE 4X4 “Venture Competition”. The winners will have the opportunity to meet the most influential companies in the industry associated with Assolombarda.
The jury of the MCE 4X4 was composed by Marco Bicocchi Pichi, Italia Start up President, Gianluca Dettori, DPixel President, Giuseppe Donvito, P101 President, Gianpiero Mastinu, General Secretary of the Mobility Cluster of Lombardia, Alberto Meomartini, Vice President of the Milan Chamber of Commerce, Michele Novelli, Managing Partner of Innogest, and Stefano Venturi, Member of the Presidential Council of Assolombarda Confindustria Milano Monza e Brianza delegated to Digital Agenda and Startup.
The winners of the MCE 4X4 “Venture Competition”
MCE 4X4 Super ENERGY category: Underground Power (Milan), for creating the idea of a speed absorber that produces energy from the traffic using the traffic itself.
MCE 4X4 Super ENTERPRISE category: Pony Zero (Turin), for creating an essential partner for couriers in specific areas where the traditional delivery systems have lost efficiency.
MCE 4X4 Super SHARING category: eVeryride (Milan), for creating a single app for all the carsharing, bikesharing, and scooter sharing services.
MCE 4X4 Super VEHICLE category: Byxee (Pesaro), for creating the first safety device for the two wheels vehicles.