New Challenges and
Technology Scouting Requests

Below is a list of current disclosable Challenges and Technology Scouting requests at IdeaConnection. The majority of IdeaConnection's work is solving confidential R&D challenges. To receive invitations to solve confidential challenges sign up here.


Industry Challenges

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Technology Scouting

Identification of Microbial Collections to Screen for Insect Control

A Fortune 500 client is seeking partners who can provide access to microbial collections isolated from soil.
$10,000 for each accepted lead. [DETAILS HERE]

ATO Alternative as Flame Retardant Synergist

ICL Innovation Ltd. is seeking a cost effective synergist as an alternative to Antimony Trioxide (ATO) to deliver halogen in the gas phase from plastic composites during combustion.
$3,500 for each accepted lead. [DETAILS HERE]

Innovation Contest

Syngenta Crop Challenge

Develop a model to predict what varieties farmers should plant next year to maximize yield.
$5,000 grand prize. [DETAILS HERE]

Confidential Challenges

Solve Problems for Pay

New Challenges

We continually have new challenges to be solved that clients wish to remain confidential. To receive invitations to tackle these, please sign up as a Problem Solver and sign the Non-Disclosure Agreement. Invitations are sent out based on the areas of expertise you have checked off in your profile. [DETAILS HERE]

Earn Referral Fees

Refer a Colleague

IdeaConnection Problem Solvers and Members can earn $500 by referring colleagues to IdeaConnection's problem solving membership. If the colleague you refer wins a challenge, you will be paid $500. [DETAILS HERE]

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