The Nokia Open Innovation Challenge 2018, in partnership with NGP Capital, is looking for new innovative products and solutions within the Industrial IoT domain. It is time to submit your greatest ideas for technology and business models which could change the world. Together with Nokia Bell Labs experts and mentors you can make a difference and potentially grow your business to new levels.
Nokia Open Innovation Challenge 2018
Nokia is looking for the latest innovative companies around the globe to put forward their ideas for the possibility to collaborate with Nokia Bell Labs researchers to enhance or create the first commercial implementation of their product.
The target is to find a company which could potentially be a partner for Nokia for joint innovative solutions. The journey from an early stage product to a mass market one is usually a long one but Nokia is willing to give it a go. After all, with Nokia’s resources and experience you might have a global business in your hands. So, let’s collaborate!
Apply for Nokia Open Innovation Challenge 2018
To get into this open innovation challenge, begin your application process now…
Submit Innovative Ideas
With reference to the process and timeline of submission, note that Submission phase 1 is from 5th July to 6th September, 2018. Your proposal need to include a product or a solution which will rock the world of Industrial IoT. You need to fill the submission template with the requested information.
There are number of mandatory questions you need to fill to be able to qualify for the challenge and the next round. After this phase there is pre-review done by IoT experts and 200 most interesting submissions will be selected for Assessment round 1.
Process and Timeline of Submission
- Deadline: September 6, 2018
- Assessment round 1, Sept 17 to Oct 1, 2018
- Submission phase 2 – Video, Oct 5 to Oct 15, 2018
- Assessment round 2, Oct 17 to Oct 26, 2018
- Pre-final, Dec 5, 2018
- Grand finale, Dec 6, 2018
For more information, you can read more from Nokia News