So we are reporting live from SURGE Bangalore fellas and the city is playing host to a literal Kumbha of startups and businesses, here to attend the Surge Conference. And folks, putting the d in disruptive is Bengaluru-based startup Ather Energy, which will be launching their new scooter, the S340, today itself.
Being touted as the country’s first smart scooter, the Ather Energy Scooter Holds the potential to change the way we travel. Powered by a Lithium-ion battery that can be juiced up pretty quickly, the Scooter is also equipped with a touchscreen dashboard that can offer on-board navigation. Sweeeettt!
What’s more, the Scooter can be synced with your mobile device and also has the ability to offer personalized driver profiles.
The company behind the electric ride, Ather Energy, is a graduate of the IIT Madras incubator and has received the backing of some notable folks, including Flipkart founders Sachin and Binny Bansal and the Technology Development Board of the Indian Government.
For folks in Bangalore, you can hear about it from the horse’s mouth at the Manpho Convention SURGE Marketing Stage talk scheduled for 11.10 AM, today. For those who are unable to make their way to the event, chill out at home as we bring you this, and everything else of note, that is taking place, here at Surge 2016.