India: Bosch India has launched its first accelerator program for startups called ‘discover, nurture and align- DNA.’

The 18 week program offers startups the opportunity of gaining access to Bosch’s working environment. Furthermore, they will also be able to pitch to Bosch’s management- Business Unit heads as well as other external investors.

Further, the company would provide support with scaling, industrialization of products, market reach and design thinking elements.

“Bosch India is looking to partner and collaborate with startups that work on disruptive solutions in the areas of mobility solutions, Smart manufacturing, smart cities, Meditech, Agritech and energy,” said Manohar Esarapu, head of Bosch India’s StartUp Alliance program.

The company would be scouting for startups in areas including IoT, deep learning, analytics, cloud, virtual reality and block chain.These startups would receive personalized mentorship from Bosch experts in areas such as, engineering, scope specific domains, product design, operations, finance and legal among others.

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