URBAN-X is a venture accelerator built by MINI and Urban Us for startups reimagining city life. MINI experts guide founders in design, manufacturing, engineering, marketing, community building and branding. Urban Us connects startups with the leading community of founders, investors, companies and city officials. Together, we’ve invested in many of the leading startups working on city solutions.
URBAN-X is based in Greenpoint, Brooklyn at A/D/O, a creative space founded by MINI and dedicated to exploring the boundaries of design. As part of A/D/O, URBAN-X companies join a creative ecosystem, which stimulates innovation through inspiration and inclusive dialogue.
URBAN-X, built by Urban Us and MINI, is the accelerator for startups reimagining city life. To date, we have supported over 50 leading urbantech firms in areas like mobility, construction, government, security, resilience, built environment, real estate, logistics, food, waste, water and energy.
The URBAN-X program provides 1,000+ hours of assistance with design, branding, product development, machine learning, electrical and mechanical engineering and UX/UI from in-house world-class experts. These experts are hired to build with the URBAN-X companies and are intended to complement or fills gaps of existing talent.
In exchange for a negotiated amount of equity, each team receives up to $150k in investment.
For more information, please visit www.urban-x.com.
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