Where ideas become innovation.

Our innovation programs & challenges address the biggest challenges of our time and connect the most important players in a smart open innovation approach. One thing is certain here: We shape the future!

Our projects. In a nutshell

Our innovation formats are the heart of ekipa. Here we bring together research, business, and politics to shape the future and develop groundbreaking solutions. Be part of it!
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Our Innovations Network
We bring together the experience and knowledge of stakeholders from politics, industry and science.
Sustainable innovations
Nowhere is there a shortage of ideas. In our programs, innovations are created that last.
Support and empowerment
We believe that Open Innovation needs more than networking.

We know the industry

In the over 100 open innovation projects we have become familiar with the unique selling propositions and problems of a wide variety of industries. With our open innovation processes, we can identify specifics and develop viable solutions – for any industry.

Case Studies

Explore our case studies of past innovation programs and challenges and learn about the impact we've been able to make.
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Running innovation programs & challenges

No matter if company, student, startup or university. There is something for everyone in our innovation formats. Get a more detailed overview of our current projects on our innovation platform.
Deloitte’s Quantum Climate Challenge 2023
Deutschland 4.0
INNOVATE2030 I SDG13
Future Materials
Innovating together, sustaining our future.

Deloitte Quantum.Link invites you to explore quantum computing for materials research by tackling the challenge of simulating materials that filter carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere and may help reach the 2°C goal.

"Mehr Digitalisierung wagen“.

The Challenge will be conducted in German.

Auf der Basis von realen Challenges aus Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft gilt es, Lösungen für ein digitaleres Deutschland zu entwickeln. Seid wagemutig: registriert euch auf der Plattform, reicht eure Ideen ein und werdet Teil der digitalen Transformation in Deutschland.

Einreichungsfrist: 23. Januar 2023, 23:59 Uhr

Be a Climate Action Hero

Are you ready to research novel approaches, explore alternative solutions, and create more sustainable concepts?
So, check out our challenges, join us in driving climate action with innovative solutions and become a real climate action hero.

Submission Deadline: February 20, 2023, 11:59 pm CET

Are you ready to discover Future Materials?

Are you ready to research novel approaches, dive into alternative materials and create more sustainable concepts that replace currently used ones?
Check out our platform and Discover Future Materials with us!

Submission Deadline: February 5, 2023 11:59 pm CET

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