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NATIONAL INNOVATION CHALLENGES

Accelerate solutions at scale with open innovation

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57 Innovation Challenges
87 Challenge Statements
284 Challenge Owners

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.

      Sustainability Open Innovation Challenge 2020 - Enterprise Track

      Sustainability Open Innovation Challenge 2020 - Enterprise Track

      Following the success of the first call, Enterprise Singapore is launching the second Sustainability Open Innovation Challenge this year.

      • Ends 19 Feb 2021
      ConstructionEnergy & ChemicalsEnvironmental ServicesFood ManufacturingICT and Media
      Land Transport
      E-commerce Supply Chain Challenge

      E-commerce Supply Chain Challenge

      Featuring industry partners such as Ninja Van, SATS and Singapore Post, ESCC2020 is part of the NIC and aims to develop industry-led solutions through innovative partnerships.

      • Up to S$2,000,000 in co-funding grant support
      • Ends 27 Nov 2020
      LogisticsRetail
      Environmental Services IoT Challenge

      Environmental Services IoT Challenge

      The National Environment Agency (NEA) and Enterprise Singapore (ESG) have jointly launched the Call for Data-driven Environmental Services Operations as part of the National Innovation Challenges.

      • Up to $2 million funding with testbedding opportunities
      • Ends 18 Dec 2020
      Environmental ServicesICT and Media