Department of Commerce
Inspire Americans everywhere to help develop the Public Safety communications technology of tomorrow with a Video series
Closed OnSep 07, 2017
Help biologists automate counts of Steller sea lions!
Closed OnJun 20, 2017
Design a physical measurement environment that uses immersive virtual reality tools for testing new first responder technologies.
Closed OnMay 03, 2017
Develop an indoor localization and tracking app using NIST test data!
Open UntilJan 17, 2018
Ramp up the use of manufacturing standards!
Closed OnApr 17, 2017
Tell the best story about the impact of technologies developed by the Federal government!
Closed OnMar 31, 2017
Use patent data to reveal new insights on cancer research, treatments through visualization & interactive mapping
Closed OnSep 19, 2016
Use technology, open data and innovation to solve Great Lakes problems.
Closed OnAug 15, 2016
Build a system to identify endangered right whales in aerial photographs
Closed OnDec 31, 2015
You know code. Scientists know data. Build an app to put scientific reference data into the hands of those who need it!
Closed OnSep 28, 2015
Create a web tool/app prototype to help your city use open data to improve local economy, environment, housing, education, social justice conditions
Closed OnAug 03, 2015
The National Football League, Under Armour, GE, and the National Institute of Standards & Technology have established this joint effort to advance the state-of-the-art in advanced materials for impact mitigation. The sponsors seek to stimulate the development of a range of materials that provide excellent energy absorbing and energy dissipating properties.
Closed OnMar 13, 2015
Cities experiencing chronic economic distress want to create and adopt actionable development plans and proposals
Closed OnSep 23, 2014
2nd in a series of phased competitions to develop new algorithms that can automatically identify and locate specific elements within millions of patent documents.
Closed OnApr 16, 2012
We're challenging developers to look for innovative ways to utilize DOC and other publicly available data to help businesses identify opportunities, grow, enhance productivity and create jobs.
Closed OnMay 01, 2012
The US Patent and Trademark Office, together with the NASA Tournament Lab, is launching a contest to develop new algorithms to aid in patent examination.
Closed OnDec 06, 2011
Recognizing those who use patented technology to aid the less fortunate
Closed OnNov 01, 2012