Boeing teams up with T-Hub
Boeing on Tuesday announced the launch of the Boeing HorizonX India Innovation Challenge 1.0 in collaboration with T-Hub. The initiative will energize aerospace innovation in the country.
Hyderabad: Boeing on Tuesday announced the launch of the Boeing HorizonX India Innovation Challenge 1.0 in collaboration with T-Hub. The initiative will energize aerospace innovation in the country.
The Boeing HorizonX India Innovation Challenge is aimed at attracting the best Indian startups to propose disruptive solutions to tackle complex challenges in the areas of autonomous and unmanned systems, advanced manufacturing, industrial IoT and automation, analytics, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML).
Pratyush Kumar, president, Boeing India, said: “The Boeing HorizonX India Innovation Challenge 1.0 is our attempt to channelize India’s incredible talent and entrepreneurial energy for the future of innovation in aerospace and related areas. The Global Entrepreneurship Summit provides a perfect backdrop for us to unleash a wave of innovation, both within and outside of Boeing.”
Jay Krishnan, CEO T-Hub, adds: “We’re happy to be working with Boeing to identify the right startups and entrepreneurs for the Boeing HorizonX Challenge. Innovation is fostered by collaboration rather than competition, resulting in co-creating possibilities for the future and a win-win partnership between startups and industry.
T-Hub is playing an important role in bringing together the best companies and startups to work with each other, resulting in the most innovative and practical solutions.” Entrepreneurs will be invited to present ideas on select themes that include drones and data application, factory productivity, supply chain, aircraft maintenance.