Open Innovation Challenges

By mmuise

NORCAT’s Open Innovation Challenges are designed to connect the builders and buyers of innovation alongside other key stakeholders to help identify and accelerate the development, testing, and deployment of solutions to address the intractable challenges facing the global mining industry.

Comments on Funding:

Check the details when a challenge is launched.

Deadline: Rolling deadline

Applicants are tech companies which must:

  • have a solution to one of NORCAT’s Open Innovation challenge, no matter where they are located or what industry they're in - they can apply to participate in any challenge.
  • post successful proof-of-concept and/or prototype deployment

    Check specific eligibility requirements for each challenge when launched.
Application Steps:

Check the application steps for each challenge when launched.

Documentation Needed:

Check the documentation for each challenge when launched.

Other Things to Note:

1. Coming soon - Diesel Particulate Matter (DPM) Challenge.
2. The previous challenges were:
a) Inrush of Material in Underground Mines;
b) Acid Train Car Loading;
c) Underground Operator Alertness.

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