Startup scouting platform
Create and manage startup challenges
We provide you with the platform, community, and expertise to organize startup challenges.
Access our community of 2 million startups and 1,700+ incubators.
Leverage our software to create engaging startup challenge platforms.
Identify existing solutions that match your problem statements to fasten implementation.
Shorten time-to-market by up to 60%
All-in-one platform for startup scouting
Everything you need to organize your startup challenges on a single platform.
Build your startup challenge platform
- Create programs that target startups that match your problem statements.
- Speed up the design process with built-in templates.
- Make your platform and program an extension of your brand.
Identify and develop startup proposals
- Easily assess the best startup proposals according to your industry requirements.
- Engage and mentor startups through chat, announcements, and webinars.
Monitor and report your KPIs
- Assign roles and collaborate with multiple stakeholders in your online environment to vote on and rank ideas.
- Report on customizable KPIs using real-time dashboards and export data with one click.
How we’ve helped others
More than 200 startup programs have been launched by our clients,
connecting them to over 100,000+ startups.
Find innovative solutions to improve how we use lighting networks to our cities and everyday life.
41 represented countries
Philips launched a marketing campaign for the winning startup and awarded them US$20,000.
Discover the newest innovations within the aviation and travel tech industries to change the way people travel.
38 represented countries
A proof of concept was implemented with a US$105,000 grant for the winners.
Identify and assess startups to actively collaborate with and create next-generation innovations and new businesses.
66 represented countries
Four collaborative projects were ultimately formed between NEC, its partner companies and the winning startups.