Innovate Mobility Series

It’s no secret - as the global population becomes more interconnected, we must adapt and expand our approach to mobility. Through the Innovate Mobility Series, Ford is inviting software developers across the globe to help explore mobility issues facing communities around the world and unearth new solutions.

Whether you’re on a village road in India, a congested freeway in Los Angeles, or the streets of Shanghai, Ford’s goal is to make mobility affordable in every sense of the word – economically, environmentally, and socially. And since global changes require global input and innovation, we need you! All challenges in the Innovate Mobility Series are open to developers worldwide.

Check out the challenges below to see how you can get involved.

Parking Lot 2.0

Take parking into the 21st century. Submit software that reimagines outdoor parking lots in Los Angeles!

  • $30,000 IN PRIZES
  • July 15th - October 14th, 2014
  • SUBMISSION PERIOD

Monsoon App Downpour

Out-app mother nature. Create software to improve mobility during the monsoon season in Mumbai.

  • $30,000 IN PRIZES
  • July 15th - October 14th, 2014
  • SUBMISSION PERIOD

SUMURR Golden Hour

Help make every minute in the Golden Hour count. Create software to enable timely and better quality care to trauma victims in Delhi.

  • $30,000 IN PRIZES
  • August 1st - October 30th, 2014
  • SUBMISSION PERIOD

Johannesburg Challenge

Add value to the vehicle through the creation of accessories for vehicles, especially commercial vehicles, in the largest city in South Africa.

  • $15,000 IN PRIZES
  • October 16th - November 16th, 2014
  • SUBMISSION PERIOD

City Delivery Challenge

Big impact for large cities. Use software to redefine & improve how goods are delivered in Lisbon.

  • $30,000 IN PRIZES
  • July 15th - October 14th, 2014
  • SUBMISSION PERIOD

SUMURR mHealth

Improve mobility to extend the reach of healthcare. Create solutions to help provide uncompromised healthcare in rural areas in Tamil Nadu.

  • $30,000 IN PRIZES
  • August 1st - October 30th, 2014
  • SUBMISSION PERIOD

Urban Commuter Challenge

Help commuters in the world’s largest city. Submit commuter-focused software for residents of Shanghai.

  • $30,000 IN PRIZES
  • August 14th - December 2nd, 2014
  • SUBMISSION PERIOD

Mobility Integration Challenge

Simplify multi-modal trips in Chongqing, one of China’s largest cities, to help people move around their city more easily as they navigate the “Mountain City’s” complex geography.

  • $30,000 IN PRIZES
  • September 3rd - December 2nd, 2014
  • SUBMISSION PERIOD

Other Mobility Challenges

Countrywide, Argentina

The Future of Mobility Contest will challenge college students and entrepreneurs to submit ideas for projects that will help mitigate traffic congestion and improve overall mobility in Argentina, particularly relating to aspects like urban planning, intelligentinfrastructure and new models for public and private mobility.

  • Scholarship for Entrepreneur Postgrade studies in Argentina
  • July 18th - August 29th, 2014
  • SUBMISSION PERIOD


No purchase necessary. See specific challenge websites for complete rules and competition dates.