— How it works

After a successful batch 1 in 2020, the next round of challenges for our batch 2 are live. You will have time until the end of April to share your idea with us.

Participating is really easy: Just select the challenge that sparks your interest the most and best fits your skill set. Have a look at our challenges and select the one you want to tackle – we will give you a hint as to which challenges might be the perfect match for you.

Any questions on how to start?

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Challenge categories

Challenge categories

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Apply until April 18, 2021 / Xplorers Camp on May 11, 2020 

Predicting drug effects in a multimodal biological network

— PHC

The fundamental understanding of the human organism and how it is perturbed by variants and drugs forms the basis of delivering tailored care. How can we predict the specific effect a drug has on its known cellular target(s) based on its cellular interaction network?

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Apply until April 18, 2021 / Xplorers Camp on May 10, 2020 

Explore the future of sensing

— PHC

How will trends affect lives and behaviors and influence the daily lives of our patients? How connected will our world be in the future and what could that mean for the future solutions for diabetics

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Apply until April 18, 2021 / Xplorers Camp on May 3, 2021 

A deep learning-based approach for detection of neurological disease patterns using a draw-a-shape test

— PHC

Interested in machine learning, and analysing digital health datasets to uncover hidden disease progression? Want to make a tangible impact on the lives of people living with neurological diseases? Then help us apply deep learning methods to develop better digital measurements of impairment!

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Apply until April 18, 2021 / Xplorers Camp on May 4, 2021 

Non-invasive liquid level detection

— Lab Automation

Do you want to help improve the testing capacity of medical laboratories and hospitals? Do you want to have a direct impact on society’s ability to test for and thereby track diseases faster? Have a look at the data set and convince us of your solution proposal!

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Apply until April 18, 2021 / Xplorers Camp on May 6, 2021 

Graph-based Bottleneck Analysis in a complex production environment

— Process and Manufacturing Analytics

You love diving really deep into data and business topics which are linked to real value chain problems. You like to work on real, incomplete, dirty data sets, using complex methods while explaining it in simple words. Welcome to the world of enterprise data science!

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Greenfield Challenge

Greenfield Challenge

You have an idea to solve crucial healthcare questions through data know-how? You are looking for Roche as an industry partner to put your idea into practice? Then share it with us and we will come back to you if and how we can collaborate on your idea.

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