Bosch Venture Forum seeks startup applicants Angela Larraguibel February 6, 2015 Announcements, Startups Applications are open until April 19, 2015 for the Bosch Venture Forum on June 15-16, 2015 in Stuttgart, Germany. The Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH is looking forward to getting in touch with world-class technology ventures in the following areas: Computer Vision / Machine Learning – Disruptive software and hardware (components, systems, novel architectures, solutions) that enable applications for autonomous systems, robotics, new generation mobile devices and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) for cars and that radically reduce cost, power consumption and complexity of such systems. Business Models for the Internet of Energy –Business models for an interconnected energy network supporting both the development of the future electric grid by using data communication to move electricity more efficiently, reliably and affordably and the development of the future Internet by using the electric grid to facilitate and speed up the communication amongst the various energy nodes and domains. Additive Manufacturing / 3D Printing – Business models, design methods and tool support for additive manufacturing and low-cost and high-precision metal and plastic printing, including printers with high differentiation and 3D CAD design model enrichment. In the material space, especially fibre materials and printing methods with fibre enforcement, multi-material and functional material printing as well as printing of organic and biological structures are of high interest. Collaboration scenarios with the Bosch Group range from strategic investment and development co-operation up to customer-supplier relationship building. Please find more detailed information at: www.rbvc.com. Interested startups can apply here until April 19, 2015.