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114 Innovation Challenges
748 Challenge Statements
484 Challenge Owners

*Since Nov 2019





Explore the new Open Innovation Network, and connect with startups, SMEs, researchers, public agencies and corporates to co-develop your solutions.


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Solve problems in-house, or crowdsource for ideas? Apart from relying on internal expertise, more companies are now embracing open innovation to co-create solutions with external partners. Here’s why open innovation can work for you too.

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Share the risk of experimentation with your innovation partners.

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Build on each other’s strengths to speed up your product’s time-to-market.

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Pave the way for more business opportunities and future collaborations.


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    Think you or your company may have viable solutions to our challenges? Through the Open Innovation Network, you can:

    • Get support and funding to develop and test your products’ market fit
    • Widen the commercial application of your solutions
    • Build credibility and capabilities as innovators and researchers


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      Share your challenge statements and crowdsource for innovative solutions. Through Open Innovation Network, you can:

      • Tap the ecosystem of startups and SMEs, and other sources for a wider pool of ideas
      • Co-develop solutions faster to address market needs
      • Develop innovation capabilities through collaboration


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      Find out how others have accessed open innovation with success.

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      Search ongoing challenges awaiting your solutions.

      Trade and Connectivity Challenge 2021

      Trade and Connectivity Challenge 2021

      Organised by Enterprise Singapore, TCC 2021 aims to drive partnerships in joint innovation, development and use of new solutions in the aviation, maritime, land mobility, logistics and trade sectors

      • Opportunity to collaborate, co-develop and pilot solutions with leading global and local corporate partners
      • Ends 30 Dec 2021
      Air TransportLand TransportLogisticsSea Transport
      Southeast Asia Open Innovation Challenge 2021

      Southeast Asia Open Innovation Challenge 2021

      Startups and SMEs will get the opportunity to propose solutions for wide-ranging challenge statements in areas including sustainability, health and wellness, real estate, hospitality and finance

      • Shortlisted solvers will get to work on pilots to co-develop and testbed their solutions with regional corporates
      • Ends 10 Jan 2022
      Agri-techCircular Economy & SustainabilityDigital/ICTFinancial ServicesReal Estate
      Sustainability Open Innovation Challenge 2021 - Round 2

      Sustainability Open Innovation Challenge 2021 - Round 2

      Enterprise Singapore is inviting innovative companies looking to play a critical role in building a more sustainable future for the world!

      • Prize money, seed funding, paid trial and pilot opportunities await!
      • Ends 24 Jan 2022
      Circular Economy & SustainabilityEnergy & ChemicalsEnvironmental ServicesSustainable EnergyUrban Solutions