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Partnering with IdeaConnection, Syngenta initiated a big data project seeking new technologies to develop soybeans with a higher yield. Not only did the solution save more than $287 million in R&D costs, it also improved portfolio value to exceed $1.5 billion due to the positive impact on soybean yield, and also garnered Syngenta the coveted Franz Edelman Award for excellence in applying advanced analytics.

Successful Solutions delivered to:

J∓J Aveleda Kraft McKinsey & Company
Aveleda Kraft McKinsey & Company Pfizer
Kraft McKinsey & Company Pfizer Sigma Alimentos
McKinsey & Company Pfizer Sigma Alimentos Pepsico
Pfizer Sigma Alimentos Pepsico Givaudan
Sigma Alimentos Pepsico Givaudan Nike
Pepsico Givaudan Nike Perkin Elmer
Givaudan Nike Perkin Elmer Wrigley
Nike Perkin Elmer Wrigley Ahlstrom
Perkin Elmer Wrigley Ahlstrom Fujitsu
Wrigley Ahlstrom Fujitsu Argos
Ahlstrom Fujitsu Argos Bayer
Fujitsu Argos Bayer Whitmore's
Argos Bayer Whitmore's Dannon
Bayer Whitmore's Dannon Xinova
Whitmore's Dannon Xinova Magna
Dannon Xinova Magna Syngenta
Xinova Magna Syngenta Covanta Energy
Magna Syngenta Covanta Energy Gojo
Syngenta Covanta Energy Gojo J∓J
Covanta Energy Gojo J∓J Aveleda
Gojo J∓J Aveleda Kraft
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Successful Solution with First Open Innovation Challenge
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