Call for Start-ups & Ventures

Are you a start-up or venture deserving the Physical Internet Start-up- or Venture-Award?


The European Technology Platform ALICE and the Physical Internet Initiative are looking for innovations, new businesses and new technologies to make a future Physical Internet happen. At this year´s the 4th Physical Internet Award for Start-ups and the 5th Physical Internet Award for Ventures are to be awarded!

So if you are a Start-up or Venture in Logistics and your business model is addressing:

  • Urban logistics networks.
  • Asset and resources sharing.
  • Cloud/shared warehouse.
  • End-to-end smart transport solutions aimed to increase vehicle utilization and/or reducing empty runs.
  • Shared and open access to logistics resources and services.
  • E-freight, marketplaces and freight forwarding platforms.
  • Applications of big data/data analytics to optimize transport and logistics efficiency.
  • New modular concepts enabling easier transportation and bundling for urban and long distance transport.
  • Data sharing platforms and applications on top (AI, Big Data, Digital Twins, Collaborative Decission making)
  • Block chain technology solutions in transport and logistics.
  • 5G Applications in Logistics.
  • Other related to Physical Internet…


Apply for the call!

If interested, contact us by 7th of May via

including a short presentation of your company or a recent pitch you have done and a short explanition why your company is Physical Internet related. ref title Start-ups

What we offer:

  • Further exposure of your company with potential customers, entrepreneurs and investors in a relaxed but professional environment within ALICE
  • Selected Start-ups and ventures will present their case during the Start-up event of the conference that will be broadly disseminated afterwards.
  • Selected Start-ups will be integrated in ALICE Knowledge Platform/PI Companies getting exposure through the platform and 800+ users.
  • The winner will be granted with free ALICE membership for the rest of 2021 and 2022 and join ALICE members.
  • IPIC21 reduced tickets participation for pre-selected candidates.

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