Competitions seek to generate progress in a given domain, such as AI, with rewards for those who win.

1776 Challenge Cup

1776, and partner host Revolution, hosted the annual Challenge Cup competition

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BBVA’s Innova Challenge

Spanish regional bank BBVA shared anonymized credit card transactions data with participating developers in its Innova Challenge.

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Civic Innovation Challenge Ideas Competition

The Civic Innovation Challenge aims to leverage social science, data, and technology to address complex community challenges, enhance job growth and economic competitiveness, and address equity in our communities.

Data City | Data Nation

Find out more about Data City | Data Nation, a global data sharing initiative between Singapore and London.

To promote charitable projects that want to implement an innovative digital idea to strengthen our democracy.

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Digitale Projekte auf ihrer Learning Journey

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Innovate Africa

innovateAFRICA is the continent’s largest fund for supporting civic media experimentation and digital news startups in everything from data-driven journalism and investigative reporting, to newsroom management, audience engagement, digital convergence, and media business models.

MIT Solve Innovation Fund

MIT Solve is now going to start backing small, for-profit ventures taking on global issues, from access to clean water to the need for a circular economy.-

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MTA Genius Transit Challenge

As part of a wide-ranging effort to upgrade the subway system’s capacity and reliability, all the winning ideas will be thoroughly vetted and further developed as quickly as possible with future procurements subject to any required MTA Board approval.

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NYC Big Apps

NYC BigApps is the premier civic innovation competition in New York City that challenges tech experts to apply their know-how to improve NYC.


@llegolahoraCR de votar por las soluciones que revolucionarán Costa Rica

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