Open innovation challenges

Browse and apply for innovation challenges that will connect you to global companies and opportunities for growth

Up to 100% funding available to solve public sector R&D challenges

Citizens Advice Scotland

Citizens Advice Scotland helps the people of Scotland solve their problems. Now they're got a problem to solve.


Help SEStran innovate, break down barriers and improve public transport options for those living with disabilities.


Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) is looking for innovative ideas to improve the defence and security of the UK.

Opportunities to solve industrial R&D challenges

Stena Line

The challenge is to eliminate SOx and NOx emissions from ship engine exhausts while burning high sulfur fuels.

Itron Smart City Challenge: Glasgow

Can you find the innovative ideas that will make Glasgow City the best city in the world to experience events in?

Itron Smart City Challenge: London

The City of London is challenging tech wizards to innovate and improve safety along the banks of the River Thames.

Stena Sphere

Stena Sphere is seeking solutions that can be applied to cargo and passenger ships that travel in all the world's oceans.

Stena Line

Port safety innovation needed that would work with a broad range of freight types, haulage companies and vessel types.

Oil & Gas Technology Centre

This open innovation programme is your opportunity to get involved in unlocking the full potential of the UK North Sea.


Do you have outstanding innovative business ideas that you would like to propose or further develop with Philips?


GE GENIUSLINK™ gives you instant access to expertise and capacity through on-demand talent and open innovation.


P&G is actively seeking innovation and partnership solutions across a number of programme innovation areas.


SMEs, universities, entrepreneurs and other organisations wanted to find innovative solutions across  three areas.