On November 5, 2019, Energy Systems Network (ESN), the energy technology initiative of the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway announced a two-year, $1 million prize competition that will culminate in a head-to-head, high-speed autonomous vehicle race on October 23, 2021 around the Speedway’s famed 2.5-mile oval, which also plays host to the Indianapolis 500.

ESN President and CEO Paul Mitchell and IMS President Doug Boles talked with Inside INdiana Business host Gerry Dick about the Indy Autonomous Challenge and why it has so many benefits for Indiana including highlighting the state’s innovation, business attraction and talent retention and attraction. [WATCH]

(Sources: Inside INdiana Business, ESN, IMS)