Defence Innovation Competition: €200.000 for the Winner

27 juni 2016
Auteur: HSD Foundation

How can Defence become more efficient and sustainable with the use of energy during their missions? 'Energy during Operational Actions' is the theme of the Defence Innovation Competition (DIC 2016). The Dutch Ministry of Defence challenges SME's and startups to enter their new and original ideas related to the theme of this year. The winner receives a development assignment of €200.000. The first round of the competion closes August 22nd. During the final closing day on November 4th the winner will be selected out of 5 finalists.


Want to know more?


  • Visit the information day 7 juli 2016 12.30 uur - Kromhout Kazerne in Utrecht.
  • Registration via

You can read more about the conditions for participation through TenderNed.

Professional of the Ministry of Defence will tell you during the information day about the energy related questions, will give background information and invite you to discuss these questions. Read more about the competition here.

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