Welcome aboard and thank you for taking the challenge to reshape the ports, shipping and maritime logistics sectors. Remember, a smooth sea never made a skilled sailor!
You're now entering uncharted waters...Godspeed.
WHO CAN APPLY
> Entrepreneurs with bold initiatives looking to disrupt the transforming maritime space.
> Fully committed team of at least 2 founders.
> Potential to scale internationally.
> Agile startups looking to address the emerging maritime challenges and use-cases.
> 4 months Go-To-Market acceleration program, starting February 2019.
> Seed investment of up to $100K (and optional side-by-side investment with our investors network).
> Direct access to worldwide leading global maritime corporations for validation, pilot programs, data sharing, domain knowledge, co-creation and design partnership.
> Active support by a large network of industry and technology mentors, along with coaching and guidance on business and financial models, government grants, prep for investment rounds, pitching and more.
> Access to theDOCK's network of investors, VC’s and corporate venture arms.
> Preferred terms for office space at WeWork Labs.
*theDOCK expects taking an 8% equity position in return for participating in the program
Our program aims to get your startup refine its MVP (Minimum Viable Product) and secure a meaningful engagement with a leading corporate in the sector
KEY FOCUS AREAS
KEY INDUSTRY CHALLENGES
Safety & Environment
Ship Autonomy & Connectivity
AR & VR
Computer Vision Analytics
Drones – Aerial & Water
Automation & Autonomous
Data Analysis & Optimization