Accelerating Mobility Innovation to Faster Commercialization

Accelerating Mobility Innovation to Faster Commercialization

Attend the Global Automotive & Mobility Innovation Challenge Quarter Finals

Mission

The Global Automotive & Mobility Challenge, or GAMIC, was created to identify innovative early-stage automotive products / systems and mobility companies; cultivate new technologies and solutions; and hasten their adoption into the automotive industry.

Benefits

For the participants, the benefits of GAMIC include mentoring, visibility, acceleration and, for many, proven success. Each year, GAMIC provides over $300,000 of in-kind commercialization services and cash awards to its award winners. GAMIC award winners and finalists have gone on to reach licensing, strategic partnership or research agreements; execute business awards and enter production; and, in several cases, raise millions in investment capital.

For our many partners – who act as speakers, judges, coaches, in-kind award and cash sponsors – GAMIC has provided early access to key technologies; introductions to fellow innovation seekers, and visibility as part of the fast-moving mobility solutions community. Find out more about becoming a Sponsor or Member.

11th The Global Automotive and Mobility Innovation Challenge (GAMIC)

Open to Innovators and their companies, entrants compete for over $300,000 in total prizes.

GAMIC’s prizes are not the cash prizes but invaluable In-Kind, Professional services and contacts for the North American mobility space.

GAMIC participation helps you gain visibility, make connections and participate in various events including SAE World Congress to reach out to key industry and investment professionals who can help you in getting your first pilot or a first customer launch possible. GAMIC involvement offers innovators speed to market, putting winners in front of decision makers in large organizations who have a need and a budget to explore innovative products and solutions.

Judged by automotive executives from OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers as well as seasoned contributors from the entrepreneurial community, GAMIC is a unique competition. 

Latest News and Updates

Winners of the 10th Annual GAMIC Competition
Winners of the 10th Annual GAMIC Competition
Winners selected at the 10th Annual Global Automotive & Mobility Innovation Challenge Competition:   Category 1 | Electrification / Vehicle to Vehicle Communication / Advanced Mobility –...
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SAE’s Post on the Upcoming GAMIC Finals
SAE’s Post on the Upcoming GAMIC Finals
The Global Automotive & Mobility Innovation Challenge (GAMIC) has selected 12 innovative start-ups to move on to the Finals of its 10th annual competition, sponsored by SAE...
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Finalists Named for the 2018 GAMIC Competition
Finalists Named for the 2018 GAMIC Competition
DETROIT, February 24, 2018 – The Global Automotive & Mobility Innovation Challenge (GAMIC) has selected 12 truly innovative start-ups to move on to the World Finals of its 10th annual...
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Semi-finalists named for the 2018 GAMIC competition
Semi-finalists named for the 2018 GAMIC competition
The Global Automotive & Mobility Innovation Challenge (GAMIC) has selected 20 innovative start-ups to move on to the Semi-finals in its 10th annual competition. The 2018 GAMIC...
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Sponsors

Our sponsors play a critical role both in the success of GAMIC and in the viability of the Michigan entrepreneurial community.  Their support includes:

  • Serving as GAMIC judges, mentor-coaches, distinguished speakers, and/or discussion panelists
  • Supporting organizational activities and events, including Cash Awards for the annual GAMIC Winners

Special thanks to our Lead Sponsors below.