Liftango Crowned Winners at the Asia Mobility Startup Challenge

2019-07-18T11:16:58+10:00July 18th, 2019|Carpooling, Featured Articles, News, On-Demand Transport|

It’s a wrap! Fresh back from a successful trip to Singapore, Liftango was crowned the leading startup among 118 applications from 14 countries.

Competing in the Asia Mobility Startup Challenge CEO and Co-Founder Kevin Orr was among six finalists invited to pitch at Innovfest Unbound held at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore in June.

Startups were asked to answer one of four themes from Mobility Platforms and Services, Connected Services, Shared & Micro Mobility and Other Mobilities. Thanks goes to the participating finalists;

  • Ascent Urban Air Mobility
  • iWantSeats
  • Mobycy
  • Routematic
  • UbiPark

Participants were judged by a panel comprised of mobility experts including Via ID team members.

To read more visit the Via ID writeup here.

 

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As an emerging transportation mode, on demand transport (ODT) spans both public and private application. Providing commuters with convenient, flexible transport options, ODT encourages a reduction of single occupancy vehicle use. Using smartphone technology, the balance of power can now shift back in favour of the passenger allow them to schedule a pick where and when they want. Allowing for easy & reliable connection to high-frequency, mass-transit networks, on demand transport can extend the public transit coverage and increase utilisation of valuable infrastructure. For more information on our latest on demand public transport service, Sports Hopper click here.

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About Liftango

We believe in unlocking the possibilities of a world without traffic. By creating transport technology that incentivizes shared trips, we are creating a compelling experience for commuters, that inspires change and reinvents the way people travel. Read more.