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 LSCM 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:

  • 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.
  • Block chain technology solutions in transport and logistics.
  • Other related to Physical Internet…

Apply for the call!

If interested, contact us via

including a short presentation of your company and the specific Physical Internet aspect addressed and why you deserve the award by 25th of March (25th of August).

Special note:

  • You can submit abstracts and report the topic of your speech by the email.
  • If you are a PhD Student, then you can also participate in the IPIC Doctoral Colloquium!                       

What we offer:

  • Further exposure of your company with potential customers, entrepreneurs and investors in a relaxed but professional environment.
  • Selected Start-ups and ventures will present their case during the Start-up event.
  • The winner will be granted with free ALICE membership for the rest of 2020 and 2021 and join ALICE members.
  • IPIC2020 reduced tickets participation for selected candidates.


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