Welcome to Smart Port Challenge 2020
Applications for Smart Port Challenge 2020 is now closed and we are in the process of evaluating all submissions. Look out for our announcement on the start-ups that make it through to the next phase in September!
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.
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
11 Nov 2020
Closed door judging
Closed door pitching in front of judges for final shortlisting of grand finalists
12 Nov 2020
Grand Final for top 10 teams
Grand finalists pitch in front of judges, partners, investors and other maritime veterans to secure the top prizes of the challenge