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Shell GameChanger Innovation Challenge

Shell GameChanger is soliciting early-stage innovative technology solutions and proposals in the following categories for potential funding and partnership opportunities. Proposals are due June 30th, applicants will be notified of interest by July 31st.

New Energies:

  • Solar Fuels
  • Grids of the Future
  • Digitalization Machine Learning

Oil and Gas:


  • Safety and Sustainability
  • Real-time monitoring, control, and data analytics
  • Improved hydrocarbon recovery
  • Environment & Conservation – Water
  • Novel Well Technologies
  • Geosciences – Carbonates

Shell GameChanger applies the following criteria for consideration:

  1. Novelty – Is the idea fundamentally different and unproven?
  2. Valuable – Could the idea create substantial new value if it works?
  3. Doable – Is there a plan to prove the concept quickly and affordably?
  4. Relevant (Why Shell?) – Is the idea relevant to the future of energy?
Earlier Event: April 28
African Entrepreneurship Award
Later Event: May 1
E-Qube Startup Challenge