Launched in Tokyo, ITS in your pocket is an App development competition open to companies, teams and individuals who want their proposals to be considered for a total prize sum of 100,000€.
The App contest has so far received many entries. Competitor companies are from Finnish cities – Tampere, Porvoo, Espoo, Helsinki, Oulu, Kouvola, as well as from London (UK), Rome (Italy), Gyor (Hungary), and Shkoder (Albania).
The competition is divided into two tracks: “Ideas’ for development and “Products & Services’ already existing. The deadlines are 20 March for track 1 (Ideas), and 7 May for track 2 (Products & Services).
Both tracks will accept proposals that provide solutions to improve transport safety, efficiency and sustainability, make transport systems more comfortable and should focus on the user needs.