Hitachi Automotive Systems announced a partnership for collaboration with Plug and Play, a global innovation platform that brings together the startups with the world’s largest corporations. Through this collaboration, Hitachi Automotive Systems will strengthen connections with leading start-ups in the mobility space including autonomous driving and connected cars, and accelerate its innovation capabilities.

Plug and Play has developed a unique ecosystem of start-ups and entrepreneurs and runs accelerator programs across a range of industries including mobility, IoT, supply chain and logistics, and smart cities.