Get in the Ring, VenturesPlus and NN Group are looking for scalable (big) data and AI service solutions to support the consumer in making decisions related to the buying or selling of a home and then moving their belongings.

 

NN Group is an international financial services company, active in 18 countries with a strong presence in a number of European countries and Japan. Through retirement services, insurance, investments and banking products, NN Groups is committed to helping customers secure their financial futures. NN Group aims to be a company that truly matters in the lives of our stakeholders.

 

Generation trends, market changes, social economic factors, software and technology developments, are changing the way we move between homes. We want to facilitate consumers in the process of buying, selling (houses, but also land) and moving. We want to provide them with more relevant insights, create transparency and as such to allow them to make better financial decisions. This can have a distinct effect on how happy people are with their living situation. We have so much data available these days, why not use it for the good.

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THE CHALLENGE

We are looking for startups and scaleups that offer proven products and services within the space of buying, selling and moving and are interested to collaborate with NN Group on expanding their market share and/or expanding their service offering with products of NN Group. The goal is to deliver higher value to consumers that are in this process. We are looking for:

Environment fit

using big data to evaluate the fit of the consumer with a certain neighborhood or potential area to buy, based on for example safety rates, connection to public transport, community and more.

Transparency in the buying, or selling process

with expense predictions, cost assessments, and more.

Moving services

facilitation of moving, tracking of customers belongings and more.

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU

  • Pilot contract for the most relevant startups and scaleups to test the collaboration model

  • Access to the network of NN Group

ADDITIONAL CRITERIA

  • Have a working prototype and further

  • Be able to launch a finished product/service with NN Group in 6 months

  • Be able to adapt your solution to Dutch, Polish, Spanish and Belgium legislation and/or language (one market for the pilot phase, but be scalable to others)

TIMELINE

DEADLINE APPLICATIONS

FEBRUARY 28TH


The deadline for applications is February 28th.
ANNOUNCEMENT SELECTED STARTUPS

UP TO MARCH 6TH


Selected startups will be announced throughout the selection process up until March 6th. Therefore we'd recommend applying as soon as possible.
DEALMAKING DAY

MARCH 22ND


Selected startups will be invited for a dealmaking day on March 22nd for one-on-one business meetings at the HQ of NN Group in the Netherlands. The most relevant startup(s) will start working together in a pilot collaboration.
KICK-OFF PILOT PHASE

APRIL 2019


The pilot projects will start in April 2019.
Deadline passed

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