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Challenges, Contests, Crowdselling

Below is a list of current disclosable Challenges at IdeaConnection as well as Contests you can enter and Crowdselling opportunities. The majority of IdeaConnection's work is solving confidential R&D challenges. To receive invitations to solve confidential challenges sign up here.

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Technology Scouting


Public Challenges

Principal Challenge in Analytics Innovation 2018

Prior Art Citation Search

Evidence for Western Corn Rootworm Control by Oral Delivery (Feeding) of Double-Stranded RNA (dsRNA)

The Seeker is looking for any non-patent literature such as presentations, posters, proceedings, literature, proposals, reports; or patents or patent applications, etc. publicly disclosed prior to April 9, 2004 that provides evidence demonstrating insect morbidity or mortality from oral delivery of double-stranded RNA targeting an essential gene in Western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera).
$12,500 for each accepted citation.

Use of Inhibitory RNA in Combination with another Pesticide for Pest Control

The Seeker is looking for any non-patent literature, presentations, posters, proceedings, literature, proposals, reports, patents or patent applications, etc. publically disclosed prior to April 9, 2004 to challenge the novelty, inventiveness, or obviousness of specific concepts and methods in controlling Western corn rootworm.
$12,500 for each accepted citation.


Latest Crowdselling Opportunities


Inventions

EV-Samson Super Battery Booster

This system will boost the battery energy run time 650% longer than a battery alone ca supply. Cars, planes, helicopters, boats or any electric powered device.
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Ultrasonic Brain Sweeper

The Ultrasonic Brain Sweeper would provide effective treatment for damaged nerve cells due to pulmonary embolism.
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Easy Pocket Pal

Low Profile Skates

This invention overcomes the difficulty of learning to ice skate, reduces the risk of falling and makes a more positive experience for the novice, by lowering the height of the skate.
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Patents

Detection of Signaling Molecules in a Biological Environment

This Patent focus on the detection of bacteria and other pathogens within the medical or agricultural areas. The detection uses a unique method of detecting in real-time, in situ, the Quorum Sensing signaling molecules rather than the bacteria itself.
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Funerary Urn

Funerary Urn

Funerary urn made of bioplastics with a compartment for memorabilia and other features, designed as a product system where different parts can be combined and connected with each other.
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Modular Drone and Methods of Use

Utlizing drones for warehoue monitoring, inventory management and logistics optimizations, as well as direct marketing via drone technology utilizing op-in software at the user level.
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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]