Chennai, NFAPost: Global leader in Augmented Identity IDEMIA has launched iCube, an innovation and incubation program, to support and assist Indian startups that leverage Augmented identity.
Today, identity has become an indispensable building block for making businesses and cities safer and smarter in a vast range of environment and usage including financial services, healthcare, education, food sustainability, smart cities, IoT, e-Governance, e-commerce, travel & mobility, telecom, defence and more.
IDEMIA addresses these new challenges and needs with the launch of iCube, a program designed to assist and speed up startups and innovators in their product development and commercial roll-out.
IDEMIA President and Chief Executive Officer Pierre Barrial said, “IDEMIA has always been at the cutting edge of innovations in making the world a smarter and safer place. We are delighted to enable startups and developers to leverage innovations we originally developed for corporations and governments across the globe.”
“Innovation is the core of IDEMIA’s identity. Over time, we have developed cutting edge solutions with a global impact in domains like Financial services, Citizen Identity, Telecom, IoT or M2M. This program is designed to assist startups and innovators by providing them access to our expertise and technology. It aims to speed up their product development and help them get to market faster,” IDEMIA Managing Director Sanjeev Shriya said.
To further support developers and innovators, IDEMIA has opened its application program interfaces (APIs) and launched a credit program. With close to 15,000 employees around the world, IDEMIA serves clients in 180 countries.
IDEMIA will engage with startups and innovators through the following programs:
- Startup Assistance Program
An ongoing program providing eligible startups credits to use IDEMIA and partner organisations’ technologies and products, APIs, SDKs, and other support
- Accelerator Program
A curated 3-month program to help developers and startups become better prepared for market
- Developer Program
A selected opportunity for startups to co-create solutions with IDEMIA’s technology teams and business teams
- Scale Fast-Track Program
A selected access for startups to IDEMIA’s global client base and opportunity to jointly go to market with IDEMIA
iCube will also provide selected startups with office space in its incubation facility located in Noida. It has already partnered with Lumis Partners Supply Chain Labs and Freshworks to reach out to a wider range of startups and support them in its journey.