City RAPTOR 2022

Applications for CITY RAPTOR are now closed since 30 June.
Evaluation phase is from 1 July to 20 July.

Choose Your Challenge


Passenger Discrimination

Passenger Discrimination
How to avoid taxi passenger discrimination in regards to distance and identity ?

Sea Taxi Service

Sea Taxi Service
How to optimize and integrate the Sea Taxi System into the current public transport system?

Taxi Driver Licensing

Taxi Driver Licensing
Which technological solutions could facilitate new or improved systems for taxi driver license inspection?


On-demand Mobility

On-demand Mobility
What on-demand transport service would most effectively serve the Parede commerce and service area?

Experience at Bus Interchanges

Experience at Bus Interchanges
How can the experience at bus interchanges become a desired experience by users?

School Mobility

School Mobility
How to reduce parent commuters’ car dependency by suppressing their need to drive their children to school?

Tel Aviv

Anti-theft for bikes & scooters

Anti-theft for bikes & scooters
What solutions can effectively prevent or reduce bicycle and scooter theft, or help in their retrieval post-theft?

Curb Management

Curb Management
What are the best ways to manage public realm and especially sidewalks to prioritise pedestrians while accommodating other users?

Pedestrian Road Safety

Pedestrian Road Safety

How to use the public realm and the municipality’s assets to make pedestrians journeys safer, thus encouraging walkability?

City RAPTOR Prize

One start-up/SME per challenge is awarded a package equivalent to 50.000 EUR. The package includes:


Cash prize of 30.000 EUR which you may spend how you choose


Host city may offer 2-day per week workspace in their offices


Online customised mentoring sessions


A contact person for the city corresponding to your challenge


Real life testing of your solution in corresponding city


Potential invitation to other programmes with EIT Urban Mobility

RAPTOR Programme

Solution Development & Mentoring

◢ First half of cash prize (15.000 EU) awarded
◢ You work to develop your solution
◢ Check-ins with EIT Urban Mobility RAPTOR Team
◢ Customised mentoring sessions

Solution Handover and In-Situ Testing

◢ Final completion of solution within timeline
◢ Deadline for min. 1 week live in-situ testing of solution
◢ Second half of cash prize ( 15.000 EU) awarded

Competition Timeline

03 May 2022

Competition Opens

Submission platform opens

03 May 2022
30 June 2022

Competition Closes

Submit your solution by 23:59 CET!

30 June 2022
08 July 2022

Notification of First Stage Evaluations

3 applicants per challenge will move ahead to the second stage of evaluations

08 July 2022

Panel Evaluations for Second Stage

Between the 12-20 July, finalists will present online to a panel of judges

22 July 2022

Winners Notified

The 1 winner for each of the 6 challenges will be notified

22 July 2022

RAPTOR Financial Sustainability

Start-ups/SMEs that win and participate in the City RAPTOR programme are expected to make a contribution to the EIT Urban Mobility’s perpetual innovation fund. This can be done in the following ways:

• SAFE agreement
• Revenue share, equity, or product and service fees

You can read more in section 6.1 of the Competition Terms.


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This project is funded by EIT Urban Mobility, an initiative of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union. EIT Urban Mobility acts to accelerate positive change on mobility to make urban spaces more liveable. Learn more: