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NATIONAL INNOVATION CHALLENGES

Accelerate solutions at scale with open innovation

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67 Innovation Challenges
393 Challenge Statements
323 Challenge Owners

*Since Nov 2019

 

 

 

THE NATIONAL GATEWAY TO OPEN INNOVATION

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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WHY OPEN INNOVATION

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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DIVIDE THE RISKS

Share the risk of experimentation with your innovation partners.

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ACCELERATE YOUR SOLUTIONS

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

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EXPAND YOUR NETWORK

Pave the way for more business opportunities and future collaborations.

BENEFITS

More options, better and faster solutions. Learn the benefits of open innovation for both challenge owners and solvers, and join the challenge.

 

SOLVERS

    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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    CHALLENGE OWNERS

      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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      GET INSPIRED

      Find out how others have accessed open innovation with success.

      LATEST CHALLENGES

      Search ongoing challenges awaiting your solutions.

      Built Environment Accelerate to Market Programme 2020 - National Innovation Challenges (BEAMP - NIC)

      Built Environment Accelerate to Market Programme 2020 - National Innovation Challenges (BEAMP - NIC)

      The Built Environment Accelerate to Market Programme is set up to bring inventors and companies together to fast-track the innovation process to solve real world industry challenges.

      • Up to S$2,000,000 in co-funding grant support from prototype, deployment to adoption
      • Ends 8 Mar 2021
      ConstructionElectronicsICT and MediaPrecision Engineering
      Sustainability Open Innovation Challenge 2020 - Industry Track

      Sustainability Open Innovation Challenge 2020 - Industry Track

      The track calls for startups, SMEs, IHLs and RIs to tackle sectoral challenges for adoption at scale across the industry. This track is featured as part of the National Innovation Challenges

      • Up to S$2,000,000 in co-funding grant support from prototype, deployment to adoption.
      • Ends 19 Feb 2021
      Environmental ServicesFood Services
      Southeast Asia Open Innovation Challenge

      Southeast Asia Open Innovation Challenge

      The Southeast Asia Open Innovation Challenge (SEA OIC) brings together some of Southeast Asia’s largest conglomerates to collaborate with innovative startups, scaleups and SMEs.

      • Up to S$20,000 Startup SG Grant and opportunities to pilot with a conglomerate to co-develop, testbed solutions
      • Ends 28 Feb 2021
      Financial ServicesFood ManufacturingICT and MediaLogisticsRetail