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National Innovation Challenges

Accelerate solutions at scale with open innovation

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132 Innovation Challenges
854 Challenge Statements
534 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.

      Singapore Mobility Challenge 2022

      Singapore Mobility Challenge 2022

      An open innovation initiative for technological solutions that can benefit the public transport industry and commuters.

      • Selected startups will get to run a proof-of-concept project with the challenge owners!
      • Ends 10 Aug 2022
      Environmental ServicesInfrastructureUrban Solutions
      Reducing Hospital Acquired Infections

      Reducing Hospital Acquired Infections

      Temasek Foundation is currently conducting a thematic grant call for solutions aimed to reduce Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI).

      • Opportunity to testbed solution with local healthcare institutions
      • Ends 1 Jul 2022
      Healthcare & Biomedical
      OCBC Sustainability Innovation Challenge

      OCBC Sustainability Innovation Challenge

      Bring your passion and inventiveness to reduce waste and create a more circular ecosystem to the OCBC Sustainability Innovation Challenge.

      • Winning teams will get to engage in a proof-of-concept or pilot project with SATS
      • Ends 25 Jul 2022
      Circular Economy & SustainabilityFood ManufacturingFood ServicesSustainable Energy