Our Impact to Date

Innovation Challenges bring together potential buyers and innovators to achieve environmental goals and grow Canada’s cleantech sector.


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impact for every $1 invested

Supercharging Innovation

Are you striving to meet or exceed climate and environmental targets? We can help. Foresight’s Innovation Challenges help bridge the gap between innovators and industry, corporate leaders or governments.

  • Cut through the noise by having us manage the innovation recruitment, triage and readiness assessments.
  • Source solutions through an established, proven process.
  • Validate solutions with the support of independent third-party experts.
  • Leverage our network of cleantech startups, companies, executives and advisors.
  • Raise your profile (optional) through large, widely-marketed innovation calls or competitions.
  • Share results (optional) with other challenge sponsors in a buyer group or more broadly with the public.

Open Challenges

From waste heat recovery in the oil & gas industry to nutrient recovery on the farm, our Innovation Challenges provide solutions to real-world environmental problems – while reducing risks for buyers and identifying customers for cleantech companies.

Past Challenges

Find out how Foresight’s Innovation Challenges have identified solutions, launched projects, created jobs, and reduced GHG emissions. Read case studies from our past Innovation Challenges, including: