OceanPro to support supply chain start-ups
OceanPro, an intensive 120-day accelerator programme, is offering start-ups an opportunity to partner with Maersk to bring innovative technology solutions to ease the global supply chain for customers. Pioneered in India, OceanPro complements Maersk’s innovation efforts worldwide. Seven external start-ups and one internal startup have been identified for the collaboration to create solutions that serve customers and manage operations better, leveraging Blockchain, Internet of Things, advanced text analytics, and Artificial Intelligence. “We recognise the immense potential of India’s technology and digital talent, and are looking to capitalise on these capabilities to help the logistics industry worldwide to reinvent itself,” said Soren Skou, CEO, A.P. Moller - Maersk.
The company has already identified eight start-ups - Unido Labs, La Vela Pictures, Zasti, Inatrix, MintM, LinkedDots, KrypC, and Dhruv. Each of these collaborations is aimed at jointly creating solutions that help mine hidden insights in the end-to-end logistics business and infuse agility into Maersk’s supply chain.
Soren Skou CEO A.P. Moller - Maersk