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We are inviting start-ups across India to submit applications for innovative solutions that solve real-world business challenges proposed by our clients.

The Open Innovation Contest provides a platform for start-ups to build and scale their solution in collaboration with our clients and various NTT DATA group companies. The contest is spread across the globe with startups vying for $100,000 in funding and a year of mentorship

Submit Your Application If you have an innovative solution that addresses any business challenges featured in the right column, you can submit a proposal. As already mentioned these business challenges have been provided by our clients.

This gives you an opportunity to build an enterprise-ready solution, further boost your credibility and achieve scale. Click on each banner for more details about the business challenge.

Selection Methodology Start-ups with the most innovative business solution will be shortlisted for a regional round where they will be required to present their solution before a jury. The top start-ups from the regional round will be shortlisted to participate in the Grand Finale that will be hosted in Tokyo on January 29, 2021. All rounds, including the Grand Finale will be hosted virtually.

For more details about the contest in Bengaluru, please visit NTT DATA’s Open Innovation Contest Website or write to:


NTT DATA Open Innovation Contest Organizing Team