EIT Urban Mobility Growth Lab, a digital platform for urban mobility startups

EIT Urban Mobility


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Service description

An ongoing access to EIT Urban Mobility digital platform targeting EIC Accelerator beneficiaries. This service aims to simplify the work life of entrepreneurs acting in the urban mobility sector and make it easy for them to connect to their peers, find opportunities of growth (fundings, business, conferences), and learn together. 

This service is provided via a digital platform and has the following offers: 

  • Access to an Entrepreneur Community - Experience a culture of peers training peers: EIC beneficiaries can join a global community of like-minded entrepreneurs who are scaling urban mobility companies now. They can use the international directory for the most relevant contacts and discuss with an entrepreneur who has the same challenges. 
  • Get more traction and fundings - EIC beneficiaries will be notified of all EIT Urban Mobility calls for start-ups (programmes, projects with a city, investment) and more, and get access to a calendar of conferences and events. 
  • Get more knowledge - Learn more about urban mobility and city challenges: EIC beneficiaries can access news, insights, articles, courses and videos developed by experts from EIT Urban Mobility community and beyond. 
  • Extending the runway as much as possible and reduce fixed cost: EIC beneficiaries can get access to big savings on the best SaaS. 
  • Receive a welcome gift as a new member of EIT Urban Mobility Growth Lab: EIC beneficiaries will get a welcome call and share this membership with 2 co-founders. 

In addition, the beneficiaries will get access to a package for “Organic visibility & awareness”: 

  • Upload up to 5 products & services to the Mobility Innovation Marketplace.; 
  • Upload up to 5 use cases to the database of Best Practices of the Mobility Innovation Marketplace. ;
  • First sight visibility on the Mobility Innovation Marketplace - top listing & banner.;
  • Become a thought leader. ;
  • Explain your topic within your own mobility insight article. ;
  • Feature in the Marketplace Newsletter (> 8,000 contacts). ;
  • Reference in the EIT Urban Mobility Solutions Catalogue (distributed at international conferences and trade fairs). ;

EIC beneficiaries benefiting from this service should be specialised in the relevant domains of the EIT Urban Mobility, e.g., transportation, mobility, urban sustainability, environment, etc. The service will be conducted online.

Urban Mobility
Technology Readiness Level
TRL 1 – Basic principles observed
TRL 2 – Technology concept formulated
TRL 3 – Experimental proof of concept
TRL 4 – Technology validated in lab
TRL 5 – Technology validated in relevant environment
TRL 6 – Technology demonstrated in relevant environment
TRL 7 – System prototype demonstration in operational environment
TRL 8 – System complete and qualified
TRL 9 – Actual system proven in operational environment
Disclaimer related to service

EIT Urban Mobility offers the EIT Urban Mobility Growth Lab service. EIT UM is not liable for any loss of business, loss of time, loss of profit, loss of goodwill or any other indirect loss for the decisions made by the Start-up following such EIT Urban Mobility Growth Lab service, except in the case of wilful misconduct or gross negligence in the performance of his duties. More information can be requested through: growthlab@eiturbanmobility.eu.

Financial requirements

The service is offered in the form of an annual subscription fee of €1700 /year/start-up.