Leading public transport operator National Express has partnered with Innovation Birmingham to create opportunities for SMEs to access the transport sector and collaborate on digital technology innovation.

The new business incubator ‘NXIS’ creates commercial opportunities for small businesses, providing access to the transport sector and helping companies to grow and embed products and services.

Businesses accepted onto the programme, part of the Serendip Smart City Incubator, will receive regular support and guidance from members of the National Express team and benefit from the industry connections, expertise and infrastructure of a group that employs around 45,000 people worldwide, operates more than 29,000 vehicles and is currently investing in technology to improve customer experience, safety performance and cost efficiency.

For more information see here, or click here to apply before 30th April.



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