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Maersk launches second cohort of start-ups under OceanPro programme

Danish shipping giant Maersk has launched its second cohort of start-ups under its OceanPro programme that aims to boost innovation and help strengthen its digital agenda.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"} As part of the OceanPro programme, Maersk is helping start-ups in the shipping and logistics sector to innovate and bring new ideas to the transport and logistics sector.

The first OceanPro cohort included eight start-ups that are involved in developing technologies around the internet-of-things (IoT), blockchain, machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI), analytics, and augmented and virtual reality.

Following the successful completion of its first cohort of start-ups, Maersk has introduced Cohort 2 in which it will work with a group of five new start-ups that have been selected based on their ideas for products and relevant applications that are expected to benefit the transport and logistics sector.

The five new start-ups selected include Stratforge (Machine Learning), Tripz (Platform as a Service Solution), Shipments (Artificial Intelligence), Linkstreet (Learning solutions through AI model) and Arviem (real-time cargo monitoring). {/mprestriction}

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