Hyundai & Kia | SGInnovate Accelerator Information Session | SGInnovate
October 14 2020


Online Event

Hyundai & Kia | SGInnovate Accelerator Information Session

Presented by Hyundai & Kia and SGInnovate

Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation (Hyundai & Kia) are announcing its 1st Open Call for startup applications in Southeast Asia (SEA).

With SGInnovate, Hyundai & Kia has launched its first accelerator programme for SEA. This is an open innovation initiative that creates exciting business opportunities for startups with Hyundai & Kia business units.

The themes for the first batch include smart factory, sales & marketing solutions, and logistics services. Startups who are selected to participate in this programme will get the chance to collaborate with business units of Hyundai & Kia (including Hyundai Glovis) and secure potential strategic partnership.

Join us for this info session to learn more about the programme!

Date: 14 Oct 2020, Wednesday 
Time: 10:00am – 11:00am (Singapore Time / UTC +8) 

Programme Details:

10:00am – 10.05am: Introduction and welcome 
10:05am – 11.00am: Program introduction & Open Call Information, and Q&A  

The timeline for the Hyundai & Kia | SGInnovate Accelerator Programme 2020 is as follows:

  • Programme launch: 5 Oct 2020
  • Application deadline: 31 Oct 2020
  • Application review: Nov 2020
  • Video Interview: Nov 2020
  • Workshop: Dec 2020

For more information about the programme, please visit

About Hyundai Motor Company

Established in 1967, Hyundai Motor Company offers a range of world-class vehicles and mobility services in more than 200 countries. Hyundai Motor sold more than 4.4 million vehicles globally in 2019, and currently employs some 120,000 personnel worldwide. The company is enhancing its product lineup with vehicles designed to help usher in a more sustainable future, while offering innovative solutions to real-world mobility challenges. Through the process Hyundai aims to facilitate ‘Progress for Humanity’ with smart mobility solutions that vitalize connections between people and provide quality time to its customers. 

About Kia Motors Corporation

Kia Motors is a maker of world-class quality vehicles for the young-at-heart.
Founded in 1944, Kia today sells around 3 million vehicles a year in over 190 countries, with 52,000 employees worldwide, annual revenues of over KRW 58 trillion (about US$50 billion) and manufacturing facilities in six countries. Kia is spearheading the transition to electric vehicles and pursuing mobility services to help tackle urban challenges around the world. The company's brand slogan – "The Power to Surprise" – represents Kia’s global commitment to surprise the world with exciting, inspiring experiences that go beyond expectations.

Topics: Startup and Corporate Open Innovation