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Challenges

Open challenges designed to spur innovation

Access Cities Challenges

Access Cities aims to strengthen sustainable urban development in five project cities in four countries.

cat-icon Vesterbrogade, Copenhagen, Denmark

Bloomberg Philanthropies’ U.S. Mayors Challenge

It is a competition designed to help city leaders think big, be bold and uncover inventive – and, ultimately shareable – ideas that tackle today’s toughest problems.

cat-icon 25 East 78th Street New York, NY 10075

Code and Response challenge

IBM-sponsored challenge for creating and deploying open source technologies to tackle some of the world's biggest challenges

Congressional app challenge

We are Members of the U.S. House of Representatives hosting district-wide Congressional App Challenges for middle school and high school students, encouraging them to learn to code and inspiring them to pursue careers in computer science.

cat-icon 740 15th St. NW Washington D.C.

Flying High

Flying High is a collaborative engagement with cities, technologists and researchers, regulators, government, public services and citizens to shape the future of urban drone use in the UK to meet local needs.

cat-icon Bradford, London, Preston, Southampton and the West Midland

gigabitDCx

Propose and build apps that advance DC in the areas of city mobility and the environment through the use of gigabit-speed internet.

Idea Generation and the Role of Feedback: Evidence from Field Experiments with Innovation Tournaments

In many innovation settings, ideas are generated over time and managers face a decision about if and how to provide in-process feedback to the idea generators a

Impact Challenge Bay Area 2019

The Google.org Impact Challenge Bay Area is an open invitation to organizations across the Bay Area to submit their ideas to address some of the most challenging societal issues facing our community today. The 5 boldest and brightest ideas will be selected to receive $1 million in funding and support from Google.

cat-icon San Francisco

London Civic Innovation Challenge

In partnership with the Social Tech Trust, the Civic Innovation Challenge is calling on tech startups and innovators to develop solutions to London’s biggest challenges.

cat-icon City Hall, London, UK

Mission Billion Challenge

to surface practical and cost-effective solutions on ‘privacy by design’ features that can be embedded into digital identification systems and empowering users with their data.

cat-icon Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA