Welcome to Smart Port Challenge 2020
Applications for Smart Port Challenge 2020 is now closed and we are pleased to admit 16 start-ups into our PIER71 Accelerate programme!
This year’s Smart Port Challenge offers 16 innovation opportunities from the following maritime corporates: Alpha Ori, Asiatic Lloyd, Bernhard Schulte, Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS), Jurong Port, Klaveness, Ocean Network Express (ONE), Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL), Pacific International Lines (PIL), PSA Marine, PSA unboXed, Singapore Shipping Association, Symphony Creative Solutions (SCS), Uniteam, Yusen Logistics. There is also an additional open call for decarbonisation solutions by Ecolabs.
Catch up on the launch event here.
Follow the progress of these finalists to see which ones make it to the Grand Final!
Smart Port Challenge
04 Jun - 10 Aug 2020
Calls for submission
Start-ups submit their proposal based on the innovation opportunities available
11 Aug - 31 Aug 2020
Shortlisting of finalists
Shortlisting process with a panel of maritime, technology and entrepreneurial experts
18 Sep - 10 Nov 2020
Shortlisted finalists are enrolled into six-week market validation and customer discovery programme
13 Nov 2020
Closed door pitching in front of judges for final shortlisting of grand finalists
17 Nov 2020
Grand finalists pitch in front of judges, partners, investors and other maritime veterans to secure the top prizes of the challenge