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119 Innovation Challenges
763 Challenge Statements
490 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.

      When Startup Meets Corporate: A Match Made in Open Innovation
      16 Dec 2021 Agri-techDigital/ICTReal EstateRetailUrban Solutions
      Open Innovation Keeps Global Trade on the Move
      15 Dec 2021 Air TransportDigital/ICTLand TransportLogisticsWholesale Trade

      LATEST CHALLENGES

      Search ongoing challenges awaiting your solutions.

      Open Innovation Platform Call 12

      Open Innovation Platform Call 12

      IMDA’s OIP is a virtual crowd-sourcing platform that connects and matches real business challenges or digitalisation opportunities of Problem Owners to Problem Solvers

      • Opportunities to co-innovate with problem owners with access to their expertise in developing the solution
      • Ends 28 Jan 2022
      Education ServicesFood ServicesHealthcare & BiomedicalLogisticsPrecision Engineering
      Retail
      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 24 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