Innovation Marketplace

Innovation Marketplace

The world is changing at an unprecedented rate. Discover past Innovation Challenges that have made a positive impact on B.C. residents, businesses, and industry in a variety of sectors and regions throughout the province.

Innovation Marketplace

Past Challenges

Smart Port Challenge

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Smart Port Challenge

Smart ports are emerging in the transportation sector and BC Ferries needs AI, machine learning and data analytics solutions to help make their ports more sustainable, economically efficient and capable of handling increased port traffic.

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Multi-Modal Transportation Challenge

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Multi-Modal Transportation Challenge

The City of Burnaby is looking for big data and AI solutions to help them focus and prioritize these over capital upgrades based on population growth, preferred modes of transportation and other factors.

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Multi-Modal Transportation Challenge
Mode Split Challenge

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Mode Split Challenge

The City of Vancouver is exploring how big data, AI, and machine learning can help achieve their efforts to tackle climate change.

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Agritech Challenge

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Agritech Challenge

The Ministry of Agriculture, in partnership with Innovate BC, is seeking technology solutions that serve the needs of the Province’s agriculture and seafood industries.

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Agritech Challenge
Innovation Challenges

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Innovation Challenges

From cleantech, to smart communities and digital government, 14 Innovation A new method, idea or product. Challenges were announced at the 2019 #BCTECHSummit that need innovative solutions.

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AI Justice Challenge

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AI Justice Challenge

Innovate BC, the Ministry of Citizens' Services and the Ministry of Attorney General have partnered to host BC's first-ever AI Justice Challenge

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AI Justice Challenge
Agritech Innovation Challenge

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Agritech Innovation Challenge

Innovate BC partnered with the BC Ministry of Agriculture to run the Agritech Innovation Challenge, bringing together farmers, industry, innovators, investors, and government. The overall goal was to support the next generation of technology development in order to enhance the competitiveness and resiliency of BC’s agrifood sector.

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Data Vizualization Challenge

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Data Vizualization Challenge

Innovate BC partnered with BC Stats and the BC Developers’ Exchange to run the Data Visualization Challenge. The overall goal was to help the BC Government improve its data visualization capacity, making the data more useful, meaningful, and accessible to BC residents.

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Data Vizualization Challenge
IoT Challenge

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IoT Challenge

Innovate BC partnered with the BC Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure to run the Internet of Things Challenge. The challenge consisted of five unique challenges, with the overall goal being to better utilize the latest IoT technologies to develop a next generation IoT platform that can directly benefit residents and businesses in British Columbia.

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