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 CHALLENGE - MONTREAL (finished)

Sia Partners
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BRP

APIficator is held in Canada this year, in partnership with BRP. It targets startups in the Montreal area. As part of the challenge, you must propose an innovative solution that addresses issues faced by major groups, concerning topics such as:

Automatisation of the industrial process

Industrial asset efficiency

Predictive maintenance

Supply chain optimization

Anticipating needs and sales

...

 

INDUSTRY 4.0

MONTREAL AREA

OUR PARTNER FOR THIS CHALLENGE

BRP creates innovative means of travel  for snow, water, and roads. BRP's technologies allow travel in the air, on the ground, and everywhere in-between.
Founded on a 75-year tradition of ingenuity and dedication to its customers, BRP’s headquarters lie in the Canadian city of Valcourt, Quebec. It operates production facilities in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Finland, and Austria.
Today, BRP has more than 10,350 employees and an annual revenue of $4.2 billion.


BRP’s portfolio includes Ski-Doo and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercrafts, off-road vehicles, and motorcycles. It also includes propulsion systems: the Evinrude system for boating, as well as Rotax engines for karts, motorcycles and small planes. BRP designs its own additional dedicated line of products: vehicle parts, accessories, and clothing to enhance the driving experience.

THE 3 LAUREATES WILL ENJOY:

1.

6 months of coaching from a Sia Partners business mentor

2.

Support in the co-creation of an offering (technology x service)

3.

Access to Sia Partners’ global network to launch POCs, or indeed industrialize an offering

4.

Their choice of
$CA 30,000 worth
of Sia Tokens (quantity may differ depending
on the locality)

5.

The fulfillment of a POC at BRP (access to the teams and their data)

Workspace in our offices (for max 5 people)

2 tokens per month

Aid in creating communication medium

4 tokens

Data science support

7 to 15 tokens

Support to formalize a business model and business plan

4 tokens

Pitch training in front of large groups

4 Tokens

Assistance regarding legal compliance

3 to 6 tokens

Other services à la carte

Number of tokens vary

AGENDA FOR THE CHALLENGE

MAY
2019
Finalists Announcement
NOVEMBER 19th
2018
Submission of registration forms
DECEMBER 3rd 
2018
Opening
of submissions
JUNE 25th 2019
SiAPI-Days
(Pitch in front of a jury)
SEPTEMBER
2019
Awards
Ceremony
APRIL 30th 
2019
Closing date for submissions