International Telecommunication Union’s Innovation Challenges 2019: Submit by Jul 31: Expired

International Telecommunication Union Innovation Challenges 2019About

The ITU innovation challenge features opportunities to co-create, facilitate digital transformation and build innovation capabilities through the use of knowledge exchange with experts and professionals, open innovation competitions and ecosystem networking opportunities. The expected outcome is the development of bankable projects and solutions that rethink sustainability and impact; ensuring the accelerated digital transformation of communities.

Do you have what it takes to create a digital world? Join a network of change-makers that will help you positively transform your community!

Winners will be rewarded with a trip to one of ITU key flagship events: Young ICT Leaders’ Forum in Busan or Innovation Ecosystem Progamme in Budapest.

  • Ecosystem Best Practice Challenge
    Do you have a best practice that enables innovators to develop ICT centric solutions that can be globally recognized and scaled?
  • Digital change-maker challenge
    Do you have a remarkable story of how you would like to digitally transform your community to accelerate development in your region?
  • Smart Communities Challenge
    Do you have an ICT-centric solution that can scale-up to unlock the potentials of a smart community?
  • Submit your project or idea on the platform: From the active challenges, choose the one that fits you the most. Share an overview of your proposal with the crowd using the post function.
  • Gather a community to co-create: Use the social media feature to invite other participants to support your project. You can also request feedback on your idea from the platform community.
  • Refine your idea through expert advice: Learn from a community and other experts’ insights to further develop your business model or project proposal.
  • Submit your final proposal – Your final proposal must be documented using the challenge submission form and sent to a secure email.

All submissions must complete all stages of the co-creation process by July 31, 2019.


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