MakeItDriveable Challenge

Ford’s Fast Lane for Start-Ups offering business, market and tech opportunities. Check out the coverage of our previous events below.

Last Edition

Ford hosted over 20 teams in Paris for the 2017 edition of our MakeItDriveable challenge. The Paris event included a hackathon, mentor sessions as well as customer focus groups.

Paris highlights

Paris highlights

Check out highlights from Ford's AppLink Paris Challenge.


Based on our jury selection and focus group feedback the following 3 teams came out on top



Acast is a curated platform for podcasts. It connects listeners, podcast creators, and advertisers in a fully integrated, one-stop shop.


RouteValet is a multimodal solution that allows the users to traverse from one mode of transport to another, while providing a holistic route approach.


Zify is an instant & dynamic carpooling application for short & medium distance daily urban commuting.

Past Events

Ford Dev have a history of hosting successful developer events in Tel Aviv, Dublin, Berlin and now are heading to Paris this October. Our events are widely covered by the world’s press and have continued to prove vital for the participating developers.