Accenture is delighted to announce the Freight & Logistics Europe Innovator Award! We're welcoming innovative startups to bring emerging technology and creative solutions forward so as to improve the way the freight & logistics industry operates and helps to optimize the supply chain.

Successful finalists will have the opportunity to:

1. Pitch to an exclusive panel of judges, comprised of senior executives from globally-recognized freight & logistics companies, and gain exposure and access to these industry-leading companies to bring their solutions to market.

2. Network with investors, freight & logistics influencers, and other innovative freight & logistics startups.

The winner will be awarded the title of Accenture Freight & Logistics Europe Innovator 2020, and this could present opportunities to collaborate with Accenture and/or one or more leading global organizations.

COMPETITION DATES
- January 30, 2020 Applications open
- March 1, 2020 (23:59 CEST) Applications close
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Accenture is delighted to announce the Freight & Logistics Europe Innovator Award! We're welcoming innovative startups to bring emerging technology and creative solutions forward so as to improve the way the freight & logistics industry operates and helps to optimize the supply chain.

Successful finalists will have the opportunity to:

1. Pitch to an exclusive panel of judges, comprised of senior executives from globally-recognized freight & logistics companies, and gain exposure and access to these industry-leading companies to bring their solutions to market.

2. Network with investors, freight & logistics influencers, and other innovative freight & logistics startups.

The winner will be awarded the title of Accenture Freight & Logistics Europe Innovator 2020, and this could present opportunities to collaborate with Accenture and/or one or more leading global organizations.

COMPETITION DATES
- January 30, 2020 Applications open
- March 1, 2020 (23:59 CEST) Applications close
- March 3, 2020 Notification to finalists
- March 24, 2020 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm CEST Final presentation and award ceremony at Accenture Future Camp, Campus Kronberg 1, 61476 Kronberg im Taunus, Germany

THE THEME
How can we bring innovation to how goods are shipped, throughout the supply chain, from exporter to importer and customer/consumer?

We’re looking for innovative solutions that changes the way goods move, how stakeholders operate, and simplifies transactions to make goods move faster, more safely and reliably, and with greater efficiency.

JUDGING CRITERIA AND PROCESS
The competition will go through 2 rounds of judging.

- Round 1: Online submissions open to selected startups invited to participate in the competition.
- Round 2: Shortlisted finalists from Round 1 will be invited to pitch live and in-person on March 24, 2020 at Accenture Future Camp Kronberg in Germany.

Startups will be evaluated on several criteria, including:
- Uniqueness/differentiation
- Market potential
- Enterprise maturity
- Offering impact
- Feasibility of implementation
- Team

Finalists for Round 2 will be evaluated by a panel of judges consisting of senior Accenture leadership, as well as senior management from leading Freight & Logistics companies and Supply Chain divisions of shipper companies of goods.

For any questions please reach out to puja.khanna@accenture.com
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Michael Eichstedt I am passionate about logistics and my genuine interest lies in shaping the digital future of this industry and its surrounding ecosystems.
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