DP World Launches India Start-Up Accelerator

dp world logx
Twitter
Facebook
LinkedIn
Email

DP World, a leading global terminal operator, has launched LogX, India’s first technology accelerator program for logistics as part of a collaboration with Invest India, Kerala Start-Up Mission and its accelerator Startup Reseau, to encourage innovation and technology adoption in the country’s logistics sector.

Log-X will be an accelerator program for entrepreneurs working in logistics and other sectors associated with it to leverage digital technology and smart trade solutions.

It will focus primarily on blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, simulators and the Internet of Things (IoT).

10 logistics-focused technology start-ups through the Startup India Portal. These companies will be mentored by DP World leadership team. Ultimately, the aim is to establish a long term partnership, strategic engagement and proof-of-concept development with shortlisted start-ups.

At a press conference, Log-X was launched by Rizwan Soomar, CEO and Managing Director, DP World Subcontinent and Mike Bhaskaran, Global Chief Digital Officer, DP World.

Soomar was quoted as saying: Technology adoption and innovation will play a strong role in building an integrated logistics platform which offers end-to-end solutions for cargo owners.

“DP World wants to encourage the creation of a start-up eco-system for logistics and supply chain focused innovators, with an aim to reduce the costs of logistics in India and make India’s exports more competitive.”

Smart Digital Ports of the Future Conference
Twitter
Facebook
LinkedIn
Email

Daily Email Newsletter

Sign up to our daily email newsletter to receive the latest news from Port Technology International.
FREE

Most Popular Stories

Top 5 Ports In The UK
Five busiest ports in the US
INFORM Video: Experts highlight AI’s flexibility
Digital perception radar technology touted as next smart port innovation
Yokohama tops table in new Global Container Port Performance Index
Establishing data for onshore-power demand ‘crucial precondition’ for adoption says ESPO

Supplier Directory

Find out how to get listed

Webinar Series

Find out how to attend

Latest Stories

Cookie Policy. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.