Solve a challenge

Are you a small or medium enterprise based in Scotland, an entrepreneur or academic partner looking for opportunities to collaborate with a larger organisation or public sector body?

Solutions needed

Open innovation offers a platform to harness your ideas, insights and experience to help organisations do things better.

In an increasingly connected world, it's becoming easier to encourage companies to embrace open innovation to solve their most pressing business problems.

We're currently supporting a range of companies and public sector organisations who are seeking innovative solutions to a series of challenges. This is your chance to work on a specific project, share your expertise and ideas and strengthen your competitiveness.

The benefits

  • Share risk and reward
  • Collaborate, make new connections and grow profits
  • Gain a competitive advantage

Think you've got what it takes? 

Apply for a challenge

We can help you access support and potential funding options.

How we can support you