MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers’ Mobility Technology Council (MTC) has announced the seven finalists for the 2023 MEMA Aftermarket Start Up Challenge (MASC). These startups have been recognized for their innovative technologies that have the potential to revolutionize the aftermarket industry.
The first annual MASC is hosted by the MTC during the Aftermarket Technology Conference from October 9-11, 2023 in Atlanta, Ga. Three leading venture capital and mobility startup accelerators are coordinating and will facilitate the event: Automotive Ventures, Capstone Financial Group, and Sparker.
During the conference, attendees will be treated to presentations by each of the seven startups, showcasing their groundbreaking innovations. These presentations will offer attendees insights into potential collaboration and partnership opportunities. A Q&A session will follow each pitch, allowing attendees to delve deeper into the workings and benefits of each presented innovation.
Following the presentations, a networking event will allow suppliers to meet one-on-one with startups, fostering potential collaborations and partnerships. Leading suppliers of parts, chemicals, tools, equipment, and technologies will be present at the conference, making this a not-to-miss opportunity for all involved.
The selected finalists for the 2023 MEMA Aftermarket Start Up Challenge are:
- 3DK: Ultrasonic technology to focus on manufacturing parts
- Accufacture: The 1st standard Robotic 3D printers on the market
- Bringoz: Automated Delivery Management Platform for Parts
- Cochl: Cochl is a deep-tech startup focusing on sound AI
- Legacy EV: EV Industry Leading Educator and Parts Distributor
- My Battery Health: Revolutionizing battery health diagnostics
- Work Truck Solutions: Interconnecting the commercial vehicle ecosystem
The MEMA Aftermarket Start Up Challenge is a unique platform for startups and industry leaders to come together, share ideas, and potentially form lasting partnerships that will shape the future of the aftermarket industry. Those attending the conference can look forward to a blend of innovation, networking, and a glimpse into the future of the sector.
For further information about the conference, the MEMA Aftermarket Start Up Challenge, or any of the finalists, visit mematech.org.
About MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers
MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers exclusively serves manufacturers of aftermarket components, tools and equipment, and related products, an important part of the automotive parts manufacturing industry which supports 907,000 American jobs in all 50 states.
MEMA Aftermarket is a recognized industry change agent – promoting a collaborative industry environment, providing a forum to address issues and serving as a valued resource for members across all areas of the aftermarket including light vehicle, commercial vehicle, and remanufacturing.
MEMA, The Vehicle Suppliers Association, is the leading trade association in North America for vehicle suppliers, parts manufacturers, and remanufacturers.
Automotive and commercial vehicle suppliers are the largest manufacturing sector in the United States and lead the way in new vehicle innovations.
MEMA has been the voice of the vehicle supplier industry since 1904. Its more than 1,000 members are Strong by Association.
Members supply the aftermarket with the parts that keep millions of vehicles on the road, fueling international commerce and meeting society’s transportation needs. MEMA members are committed to safety and sustainability.
MEMA has offices in Southfield, Mich.; Research Triangle Park, N.C.; and Washington, D.C. Learn more at mema.org/aftermarket-suppliers.