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.