Together For Safer Roads Announces Third Annual Global Entrepreneur Program Sponsored by Silicon Valley Bank, Dreampact Ventures and Rio Ventures

Together For Safer Roads Announces Third Annual Global Entrepreneur Program Sponsored by Silicon Valley Bank, Dreampact Ventures and Rio Ventures

Private Sector Coalition Accelerates Startups Committed to Advancing Road Safety

BROOKLYN, NY ? August 20, 2019 ? Together for Safer Roads (TSR), a coalition of leading private sector companies driven to save lives, today announced the opening of applications for its third annual Global Entrepreneur Program (GEP), along with GEP Innovation Partners, Silicon Valley Bank, Dreampact Ventures and Rio Ventures. The GEP connects early stage companies with road safety experts at multinational companies and universities to reimagine solutions that reduce crashes and fatalities on the world?s roads.

Working with TSR, its members and strategic partners for twelve months, up to five companies will be chosen for the cohort and granted membership status in the global road safety coalition, comprised of organizations such as AB InBev, AIG, AT&T, CalAmp, Republic Services and many other innovative members. Member companies will provide both Innovation Impact Board members who make final selections on the GEP Pitch Day, as well as mentorship and networking throughout the accelerator program. The 2020 Program is focused on addressing problems and building solutions in three core areas: