*Since Nov 2019
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.
DIVIDE THE RISKS
Share the risk of experimentation with your innovation partners.
ACCELERATE YOUR SOLUTIONS
Build on each other’s strengths to speed up your product’s time-to-market.
EXPAND YOUR NETWORK
Pave the way for more business opportunities and future collaborations.
More options, better and faster solutions. Learn the benefits of open innovation for both challenge owners and solvers, and join the challenge.
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
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
Find out how others have accessed open innovation with success.
The Future of Innovation is Open – Collaborative Wastewater Treatment Ideas for a Sustainable Tomorrow
Search ongoing challenges awaiting your solutions.
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.
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
Nisshinbo Audio Technology Innovation Challenge
Nisshinbo is particularly focusing on solving healthcare and security issues related to "sound" which cannot be perceived by human ears
NEWS AND EVENTS
Stay updated on the latest news and happenings on open innovation.
Emerging Technology Forum on Plastic Recycling
Cool innovation: Singapore firm and academics create probiotic ice cubes
Budget 2021: $24b channelled to firms and workers to boost transformation efforts
The Straits Times