Why is the challenge timeline important in crowdsourcing, when is it best to launch a challenge, what are the milestones that determine how long the project should run. All that and more tips and tricks that will help you launch a great crowdsourcing project or challenge, read inside.
Two of the world’s leading crowdsourcing experts, Ideanco and HeroX, have joined forces to solve prominent challenges affecting humanity. This strategic partnership will not only provide solutions for global challenges but will seed startup companies from within the Ideanco Lab.
In order to address rising maintenance costs and to advance the state of the art for corrosion control, the Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation), in collaboration with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), is sponsoring this two-phase Rust Busters Challenge.
Hugo Shelley lives in the world of problem solving. With six HeroX challenge wins under his belt, Hugo's mission is to find solutions to big problems, using new technology, design, and collaborative thinking.
We were able to work with HeroX to draft challenge guidelines, promote the challenge to a targeted audience of interested parties, and ultimately draw a crowd of innovators from across the globe to submit proposals to address our challenge. We were quite satisfied with the number and diversity of both individuals and proposals that the challenge drew.