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Innovation Competitions

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Call for NCI Agency (NATO Communication) Innovation Challenge

Call for NCI Agency (NATO Communication) Innovation Challenge

CLOSED - Top ranked innovators will be offered an opportunity to showcase their technology solutions at the 2016 NCI Agency Industry Conference and AFCEA TechNet International (NITEC 16) Building Resilience through Secure C4ISR: NATO-Industry Collaboration in a New Era, which will take place in Tallinn, Estonia from 7 to 9 June, and will also be featured in the NCI Agency's Small Business Success Stories. The top 5 innovators will receive a full Conference registration waiver.

 

You can participate with an innovative solution in one of the following four focus areas:

- Cyber Defence

- Internet of Things

- Military Applications of Blockchains

- Cognitive Computing and Machine Learning

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Accenture Innovation Awards 2016

Accenture Innovation Awards 2016

CLOSED - The registration of the Accenture Innovation Awards 2016 is now open. This year’s edition is the 10th Accenture Innovation Awards in a row, which is celebrated by the implementation of 11 innovation award categories. The Accenture Innovation Awards is designed for the most innovative products, services or concepts in The Netherlands. The security related innovation themes this year varies from Smart Industry, Safe & Secure Society to The Internet of Me.

 

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SME Innovation Competition

SME Innovation Competition

CLOSED - Are you an innovative security SME with growth ambitions and do you want the visibility of your innovation and company to grow or are you looking for a stepping stone to more knowledge and new networks? Then register for the 11th edition of the SME Innovation Top 100, an initiative of HSD partner Chamber of Commerce. It offers a unique opportunity to put your innovation on display. Registration is open untill 30 April 2016.

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Herman Wijffels Innovation Award

Herman Wijffels Innovation Award

CLOSED - Do you have a sustainable innovation and are you looking for a steppingstone to success? Then join the Herman Wijffels Innovation Award. You can register up to 7 April 2016. Win 20,000 euros, publicity and access to knowledge and networks! Also, each winner will receive five days of consultancy services of KplusV. You can participate with innovations in the category "Food and Agriculture", "Circular economy" or "Vitale communities" and care. Each category has a prize of 20,000 euros.

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Security Innovation Competition 2015: Smart Access Control Challenges for SMEs

Security Innovation Competition 2015: Smart Access Control Challenges for SMEs

CLOSED - How can access control become smarter and more secure? This was the topic of the Security Innovation Competition 2015, a cooperation between the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Security and Justice. SMEs were challenged to come up with new, original ideas related to the theme ‘Smart Access Control’. The winner Cardio Acces Key by Science & Technology Corporation was announced on 15 October. They received 200,000 euro to further develop their proposal.

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Multimedia Contest: Secure Your Future

Multimedia Contest: Secure Your Future

CLOSED - 2015 EDITION 'SPACE IS THE FUTURE' IS CLOSED - The Secure Your Future Multimedia Competition is organised by HSD, KIVI, and technology magazine De Ingenieur. The competition aims to involve students and entrepreneurs with the security sector, to promote career opportunities in the security sector to students and to increase the number of start-ups, innovations, and innovative services in the security domain. The annual challenges aim to contribute to the ambition of HSD in quest of stimulating economic development in The Hague and the Netherlands as a whole.

 

The 2015 edition specifically focused on ideas for multimedia applications that incorporates the use of satellite data for the security of critical infrastructures. Participants, ranging from students to entrepreneurs, were asked to invent or develop an app, game, website, video, presentation or other multimedia application.

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Security Innovation Competition 2014: Security Region

Security Innovation Competition 2014: Security Region

CLOSED - From May to November 2014 the Security Innovation Competition, a cooperation between the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Security and Justice, took place. The competition’s goal was to stimulate innovation in the security sector and is meant specifically for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The participating businesses were challenged to find innovative security solutions. A contract worth € 200.000,- was available for the winner and is provided by both Ministies.

 

Previously, this competition was known as the Defense Innovation Competition. This year’s edition was the first time that the competition is co-produced by both ministries. Therefore, different from previous’ editions, the main focus will be on dual-use solutions within the theme ‘Security Region’. The goal, the process, and the price will however remain same. 

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