Driver Experience Challenge-2016 (Paris, France)
Saurabh Singh, (B.Tech. Civil Engineering) student was selected among the Top 3 in the world in “The Driver Experience Challenge” sponsored by ALD Automotive. He was part of the team that comprised of 4 members: Mr. Saurabh Singh -Galgotias College of Engineering & Technology; Mr. Rajat Jain -IIT Delhi; Mr. Amal Prabhakaran -Christ University and Mr. Saadithya -Visvesvaraya Technological University.
The team was named "Enhance" and participated in this competition.
About ALD Automotive
ALD Automotive is a global reference in the financing and management of corporate vehicle fleets. The car leasing and fleet management arm of the Societe Generale Group, ALD Automotive is committed to constantly innovate and bring the best level of service quality to its clients and drivers by providing them with tailor-made solutions, services and products, from standard car leasing to alternative mobility offers (2 - wheelers, train, bikes). With a fleet of over 1.1 million vehicles in 40 countries, ALD Automotive is the second largest player in the fleet management industry, in Europe and worldwide.
The goal of this challenge was to create the future best solutions (a new digital application) or services for the connected car of tomorrow and thereby boost the relation between ALD Automotive and its customers.
Links for this competitionhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nsGFY-WOqFo
The team had to suggest an innovative service or a new digital application that would enable the drivers to use it wherever they are and whenever they need it so as to make their mobility as smooth and seamless as possible.
More than 200 teams participated and only 3 teams were invited to pitch their ideas in front of 200 delegates & to attend the award ceremony. The Enhance team proposed various ideas & prototype & its idea got selected among Top 3 finalist teams from all over the world. Enhance was the only team from India who qualified for Finals to be held in Paris, France. The team got 3rd position in the Final of The Driver Experience Challenge, and won an European Trip to each member of the team worth 1000 Euros.