A virtuous cycle of innovation around C-CAR value chain

About IMPACT Connected Car

IMPACT Connected Car, the startup accelerator made by Ecosystems, Global Industry Leaders, Policy makers, Service providers and Pioneer Use-cases.

IMPACT Connected Car, funded by The European Commission under the INNOSUP Initiative, aims at creating value link-chains for innovation in the Connected Car OpenSpace, with vehicle, infrastructure and device & Telco interactions and consumer & business services. It will do so through the acceleration and smartization of 6 European Superstars and 60 Disruptive SMEs in this OpenSpace.

Join the IMPACT Connected Car Community

IMPACT Connected Car will invest a total of 2.1€ millions equity-free funding in startups in two different open calls.

The first call will take place in Autumn 2017.

We are looking for startups that will lead the creation of new value chains

How do I apply?

This programme is aimed at SMEs and Startups related to the connected car industry from Europe or Horizon 2020 Associated Countries (List of Member States and Associated Countries), with products that are already on the market. 

Apply by 10 January 2018


“Impact Connected Car is a project funded by the European Commission where we fund startups and SMEs in the connected car area with up to €2.1 million equity free!"
David Seoane, Project Manager, Impact Connected Car

The Benefits

Furthermore, the project will offer services to the startups taking part in the programme, such as coaching (Technical, Business and Corporate), Technical support & lab hours, networking and visibility.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No  731343.