Large corporations, medium sized companies, small companies and start-ups as well as scientists and other innovators can submit their solutions in six different innovation areas:
1. Surface coating and cleaning of trains
2. Operations planning of on-board staff by app
3. ECO tuning of diesel shunting and main-line locos
4. Non-destructive testing of fibre components
5. Reducing maintenance effort at stations
6. Laser point clouds for modelling infrastructure
During the development phase, idea submitters have the chance to get a funding of 20.000 € to further enhance their ideas. Furthermore Deutsche Bahn will select winners in three categories (Large corporations & medium sized companies, small companies & start-ups, and science) which will each be awarded with 50.000 € prize money.
Further information about the challenge can be found on the platform at www.moving-ideas.net. You can switch the language of the platform to view all information in English once you have registered an account by clicking on the Login button.