T-Hub and Hexagon selects 12 Startups for LAB32 Cohort, Driving Innovation in AI and Digital Reality

T-Hub and Hexagon with startups
  • The Cohort Collaborates with Hexagon to Foster Innovation.
  • India’s Premier Market Readiness Program Concentrates on AI and Digital Reality Advancements in this Cohort.
  • T-Hub and Hexagon Will Mentor Startups Towards Achieving Product Market Fit and Go-to-Market Triumph.

India, February 15, 2023 – T-Hub, a prominent startup incubator in India, has unveiled the commencement of a new cohort for its flagship program, LAB32, in collaboration with Hexagon, a global leader in digital solutions. Spanning 100 days, the program will center on Digital Twin, Real-Time Language Translation, and Predictive Maintenance utilizing AI models.

Handpicked startups under T-Hub’s mentorship and with Hexagon’s backing will receive guidance in Go-to-Market (GTM) strategies, coupled with valuable assistance from esteemed value partners. Moreover, startups will gain access to T-Hub’s upcoming events and potential market entry opportunities during the Market Access Day. Additionally, three startups from the cohort will have the opportunity to Go-to-Market with Hexagon, unlocking transformative possibilities.

Following a meticulous evaluation process from over 230 applications, 12 startups have been selected. These startups underwent rigorous rounds of evaluation, presenting their product pitches from both technical and business standpoints. The finalized startups include Deeploop, Gudlyf Mobility, LIVNSENSE, SwitchOn, CRION Technologies, AIOTEL, Eugenie.ai, Xeeed.io, Indika AI, Atomstate, GenZ Technologies, and Vitra.ai.

Mahankali Srinivas Rao (MSR), CEO of T-Hub, expressed, “At T-Hub, we are deeply committed to fostering innovation and empowering startups to thrive in the competitive landscape. The launch of LAB32 in collaboration with Hexagon underscores our dedication to providing startups with unparalleled opportunities for growth and success. Through our robust innovation ecosystem, we aim to equip startups at the MVP stage with the essential tools and resources they need to achieve Product-Market Fit and excel in their Go-to-Market strategies.”

Paolo Guglielmini, President and CEO of Hexagon, remarked, “I, along with our team here at Hexagon’s R&D Center in India, am thrilled to join incredible entrepreneurs who are shaping the future through their impactful innovations and ideas. As the leading reality technology company, we are helping customers around the world transform data into real-world impact. It’s the work of incredibly agile start-ups who help us uncover new ways to apply human ingenuity with advanced technology to empower industries and solve the world’s biggest challenges.”

Navaneet Mishra, Senior Vice President of Hexagon’s R&D Centre India, added, “We deeply believe in the power of combining internal and external innovations We look forward to working closely with these start-ups, mentoring and enabling them to develop and scale solutions with Hexagon’s cutting-edge platforms and technologies. We are also excited to learn from these outstanding teams as they help us bring new solutions to our global customers.”

LAB32 has solidified its position as India’s Longest Running Market Readiness Program, supporting startups on their journey from MVP-ready to market-ready. With this cohort, T-Hub’s LAB32 program has reached a milestone of 300 startups, with over $410mn secured to date in funding. Over 50 mentors have contributed to the program’s success, positioning LAB32 as the go-to program for MVP-stage startups seeking Product-Market Fit and GTM strategies.