Austin Fast Start: Mobility Innovation applications open

Do you have an idea to improve Austin’s transportation system and infrastructure? Austin Fast Start is looking for early-stage, Austin-based startups to apply and compete for a $2,500 cash prize and in-kind prizes.

About Austin Fast Start

For the last decade, the Austin Young Chamber has worked to create connections and foster the spirit of innovation within Austin. The Austin Fast Start pitch competition is a partnership with the City of Austin’s Economic Development Department with support from 3 Day Startup. Every quarter, we will hear from a new industry and award an unrestricted cash prize and other opportunities to identify and support local entrepreneurs as the future business leaders in our community.

What is Mobility Innovation?

Mobility Innovation includes solutions and products that use data, technology, and design to increase efficiency, expand quality, promote safety and improve the traveler experience for the public right of way and transportation networks.

Examples of mobility innovation include software that makes it easier to plan trips, services that allow you to rent/hail shared mobility devices, new modes for transportation like autonomous vehicles with connected hardware, and connected infrastructure systems for intelligent right of way management.

Learn more and apply here.