Welcome to our open innovation platform

We offer a variety of ongoing challenges in fields such as sustainability, materials, digitization, and quantum. Scroll down to explore all of our current challenges or use the navigation bar on the top right to find specific programs that interest you. Let's innovate together!
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Future Materials

Are you ready to research novel approaches, dive into alternative materials and create more sustainable concepts that replace currently used ones? By delivering prize money, exclusive events, collaboration programs or even funding opportunities our program will enable you to give your career, your solution or your start-up the boost it deserves.

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Discover new Systems for the preservation of certified natural and organic cosmetics
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Future of efficient Bio-PE
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Enabling the Future of Railway Systems

INNOVATE2030 I SDG13

Are you ready to research novel approaches, explore alternative solutions, and create more sustainable concepts? By offering prize money, exclusive events, collaboration programs, and even funding opportunities, our program will enable you to give your career, your solution, or your startup the boost it deserves.

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Sustainable Construction in Rural Regions
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Future of smart inventory for turbine components
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More Sustainable Surfactants for Home & Personal Cleaning Products
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Future of sustainable energy concepts
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Enabling green transition

Deloitte’s Quantum Climate Challenge 2023

Are you ready to create novel quantum approaches? By offering prize money, exclusive events, and exclusive access to a Quantum Computer, Deloitte's Quantum Climate Challenge 2023 will enable you to give your solution, or your startup the boost it deserves.

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Deloitte’s Quantum Climate Challenge 2023

Deutschland 4.0

Bist du mutig genug, das digitale Deutschland zu gestalten? Mit Deutschland 4.0 wollen wir „mehr Digitalisierung wagen“. Gemeinsam mit wagemutigen Innovator:innen gestalten wir die digitale Zukunft Deutschlands!

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Mystery Waste Box – Wie die Digitalisierung das Rätsel der Abfallzusammensetzung lösen kann
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Digitale Lagerbestandstransparenz – Inventory Finance Innovation
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Local Family – Eine Plattform für Familien in der Region
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Öffentlich-rechtliche Plattform der Zukunft
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Versicherung meets personalisiertes Erlebnis

Digital Future Challenge 2022

Die DFC 2022 fokussiert sich auf die Schwerpunkte „Digitalisierung der Arbeit“ und „Einführung neuer Technologien & Innovationen“ aus dem breiten Aufgabenspektrum von unternehmerischer Verantwortung. Auch das Thema Nachhaltigkeit soll dieses Jahr wieder mitgedacht werden.

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Digital Future Challenge

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