In an attempt to support futuristic mobility solutions, MG Motor India has announced the launch of MG Developer Programme and Grant. The company has collaborated with leading technology companies such as SAP, Cognizant, Adobe, Airtel, TomTom and Unlimit.
It said that the initiative is aimed at incentivising Indian innovators and developers to build futuristic mobility applications and experiences.
Under the MG Developer Programme and Grant, MG Motor India will provide innovators with an opportunity to secure mentorship and funding from industry leaders.
The selected ideas will receive specialised, high-level mentoring and networking opportunities to assist with the practical development of the solution, business plan and modelling, testing facilities, go-to-market strategy, etc.
The winning ideas will also have access to a grant, the amount of which will be decided by the jury, on a case-to-case basis.
“The automobile industry is currently witnessing sweeping transformations in the space of connected, electric and shared mobility. We have partnered with leading tech giants to enable start-ups to build innovative applications that would enable unique experiences for customers across the entire automotive ecosystem, ” Rajeev Chaba, president and MD, MG Motor India said.