A global industrial client was attempting to foster innovation in lighting among the next generation of lighting users.

The client asked 10EQS to create a global challenge contest to generate detailed technical and business solutions for intelligent indoor lighting systems that are part of the emerging era of big data and the “Internet of Things.”

Industrial Lighting Innovation


  • 10EQS managed the innovation challenge end-to-end: (1) gathered best practices by engaging organizers and participants from similar contests; (2) developed landing pages and content; (3) designed and implemented the outreach program; (4) vetted potential participants; (5) managed ongoing interaction with contest individuals and teams.


  • A customized, branded challenge web site was created cost effectively.
  • 10EQS provided tailored outreach to targeted solvers to get a critical mass of high-quality experts, resulting in superior solution sets.