Impact Stats

Industry Challenges bring together industry and innovators to drive environmental change and growth of Canada’s cleantech sector.


challenges hosted




in economic activity generated




tonnes of GHG emissions reduced



impact for every $1 invested

Closing the Loop on Innovation

Are you trying to address sustainability goals? We can help. Foresight’s Industry Challenge programs help bridge the gap between innovators and industry.

  • Find and assess potential solutions
  • Accelerate commercialization
  • De-risk capital investment
  • Discover possibilities

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Open Challenges

From waste heat recovery in the oil and gas industry to nutrient recovery on the farm, our Challenge programs provide valuable answers and solutions for real world environmental problems – while reducing risks and improving time to market.


SDG Connect Challenge: Exxaro Resources

Understanding the source of emissions (and where it enters) in their processes will allow Exxaro to see where improvements can be made, and how they can assist and influence their partners and suppliers to help fight climate change.

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SDG Connect Challenge: Tenaris

Develop an alternative use for scrap shredder fluff. Identify an innovative and feasible technical-economical solution for fluff use as a co-product, avoiding landfill disposal.

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Cleantech Forward

Is your company looking for ways to achieve your net-zero targets, improve your ESG performance, find greener suppliers or identify targets for investment or acquisition?

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SDG Connect

The SDG Connect Challenge Service connects industry leaders facing unique sustainability challenges with the game-changing Canadian cleantech innovations that can help solve them.

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Past Challenge Case Studies

Find out how Foresight’s Challenge programs have found solutions, launched projects, created jobs, and reduced GHG emissions.