Propose a trustworthy mechanism to distinguish private vs. public information in a massive stream of online information.
This is an Ideation Challenge with a guaranteed award for at least one submitted solution.
The proliferation of mobile devices and high-speed data access has made information on people’s daily activities and personal habits increasingly available online and beyond the control of simple rules or mechanisms. The Seeker’s chief priority is to respect individual privacy and defend personal freedoms. In order to protect the privacy of individuals, the Seeker needs a trustworthy way to distinguish private vs. public information at massive scale.
This is an Ideation Challenge, which has the following unique features:
After the Challenge deadline, the Seeker will complete the review process and make a decision with regards to the Winning Solution(s).All Solvers that submitted a proposal will be notified on the status of their submissions; however, no detailed evaluation of individual submissions will be provided.
What is an InnoCentive Ideation™ Challenge?
An InnoCentive Ideation™ Challenge is a broad question formulated to obtain access to new ideas, similar to a global brainstorm for producing a breakthrough idea or market survey which may include ideas for a new product line, a new commercial application for a current product, or even a viral marketing idea to recruit new customers. Ideation™ Challenge submissions are typically about two written pages, and Seekers receive a non-exclusive, perpetual license to use all submissions.
In an Ideation™ Challenge, Solvers may:
Solvers should not reveal any confidential information in their submissions. Often the Ideation™ Challenge will be followed by one or more of the other three Challenge types to further develop the ideas and gain Intellectual Property protection when the concept has been well-defined.