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Open Innovation Network

Your gateway to open innovation challenges, resources and partners

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145 Innovation Challenges
913 Challenge Statements
551 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.

      Open Innovation Platform Call 15

      Open Innovation Platform Call 15

      The Open Innovation Platform (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-develop and prototype solutions with YCH, Shiseido, Ascott, MINDEF
      • Ends 25 Nov 2022
      Digital/ICTHospitalityLogisticsRetail
      HDB Call for Proposals: Enhancing Construction Productivity

      HDB Call for Proposals: Enhancing Construction Productivity

      Cool Ideas Enterprise is an open innovation platform for innovators to co-develop solutions that improve the living environment and residents’ quality of life

      • Successful applicants can enjoy funding support, mentorship, testbed opportunities, industry showcase
      • Ends 2 Jan 2023
      InfrastructureUrban Solutions
      NEXT Hack 2022

      NEXT Hack 2022

      A 10-week challenge to ignite creativity among startups in APAC, to design products & solutions solving business challenges in Sustainability, Hyper automation and Metaverse for business

      • 10KS$ cash prize + Solution displayed in NCS Innovation Alley + Possible joint POC for a client.
      • Ends 28 Oct 2022
      Circular Economy & SustainabilityDigital/ICTFinancial ServicesLogisticsSustainable Energy
      Wholesale Trade