Active Challenges

These are the challenges currently open for your solutions. Challenge descriptions on this page are only summaries. Registered solvers can access full description versions of the challenges.


The goal of the seeker is to register a biocide product and avoid complain from

Submission deadline: Jul 25, 2019
Jul 25, 2019
May 10, 2019
  • The Pest Management Service sector is evolving, because of regulation and demanding customers.
  • Developing innovations, ever better products, reducing environmental impact are key goals in this industry.

What is The Problem?

Some bait boxes are subject to porosity, water loss, fragility, stress cracking

Submission deadline: Jul 25, 2019
Jul 25, 2019
May 10, 2019

The main goal of this Challenge is to reduce the environmental impact of nucleic acid extraction.

The established extraction methods generate large amounts of plastic waste. Additionally, hazardous chemicals are used for most nucleic acid extraction workflows.

Submission deadline: Aug 7, 2019
Nucleic Acid Extraction
Aug 7, 2019
Apr 29, 2019

The seeker is engaged in Sustainable Mobility, and wants to identify new products and services with significant potential. It is looking for PV (Photovoltaic) applications that bring:

Submission deadline: Jul 16, 2019
Jul 16, 2019
Apr 26, 2019