All finalists receive an expense paid trip to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA for the final judging and Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony and the COINS 2020 User Conference.
WHAT IS IT?
The COINS Grand Challenge is a global competition to uncover innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders with ideas that can improve the built environment.
1. Showcase yourself and your ideas to some of the world’s leading construction companies, private investors and academics.
2. Win valuable prizes that could significantly benefit you and your career.
3. Enjoy travel and networking opportunities to the COINS User Conference 2020.
4. Be a Force for Good – Undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate, young entrepreneur or already working in industry, share your ideas to help improve the construction industry and society as a whole.
Last year, 12 finalists represented 6 countries and a wide variety of ideas. Learn about the winners and finalists for 2019 here.
To be eligible for entry into the competition:
The applicant must be 18 years of age or older on 1 November 2019.
The applicant must be able to attend the Grand Final in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA on Monday, 21 September 2020.
The applicant must be able to obtain legal entry to the United States for judging if selected as a finalist.
11 NOV 2019
Competition open for Entries
22 Jun 2020
Entries Submitted by
20 Jul 2020
Finalists Notified by
21 SEP 2020
COINS User Conference 2020
To meet the Finalists and get an insight into the latest ideas in construction innovation from industry leaders, join us for the COINS User Conference 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on 20-22 September 2020.