NGI Explorers second Open call – Expedition to the US

Calling researchers and innovators for technology expedition to US

Field: Researchers; Innovators; Expedition

NGI Explorers is the programme to launch Europe’s best Internet talent into technology expeditions to the United States, catalysing the impact of their disruptive ideas.


The purpose of this Open Call is to sponsor top European researchers and innovators to join a unique technology expedition in the US. These Explorers will gain the skills, build the networks and find the sustainability necessary to transform Europe into the powerhouse of the Next Generation Internet. 

The Explorers must address minimum one of the following 7 Focus Areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Blockchain
  • Big Data
  • Internet of Things
  • 5G
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cloud/Edge Computing

You can choose a form of your participation between:

  • Open Ideas (you apply with your own project idea, choose up to 3 US Nodes from our network and we do the matching)
  • Challenge (you apply to an idea pre-defined by a US Node from our network)
  • Paired Teams (you apply with your own project idea and bring us a new US Node interested in your project)

Find out more here

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