TIM PITCH COMPETITION
Watch and have the opportunity to apply for consideration to participate in the four separate technology competitions that will take place over the first two days of the event. The competitions will be in four separate categories (connectivity, mobility solutions, autonomous/electrical, and consumer experience).
Contestants will have seven minutes to present their market-ready and tested product or idea followed by five minutes of Q&A from industry executives and VC panelists. A winner will be selected in each group, and then a single winner from the group of finalists.
- Must be a startup or early-stage company in one of the four categories listed above
- Demonstrated level of customer traction
- Clear benefit for advancing the automotive sector
Fraser McCombs (FMC) will be managing the Pitch Competition. FMC is a venture and growth equity investment firm focused on automotive technology. Founded in 2012 by an automotive entrepreneur and a longtime automotive investor, we have decades of experience across all aspects of the industry. We are looking to invest in new technologies and business models.
FMC was created to bring capital and support for entrepreneurs in a traditionally underserved industry. By leveraging our deep knowledge base, we develop connection between key players in the sector and our portfolio companies.
Our investors also represent some of the most influential companies in the industry, including finance & insurance companies, software and hardware suppliers, dealers & distributors, and providers of fleet management and information services and much more.