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Competitions have proven to be the most effective way to incentivize innovation

Innovation competitions can be used for anything!

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Food: Napoleonic Wars Prize

12,000 Fracs reward offered by Napoleon's government during war. Resulted in the invention of canned food technology still in use today.

Aviation: The Oertig Prize

$25,000 reward ($340,067 as of 2014) offered on May 19, 1919, NYC. Resulted in the first ever cross-atlantic flight.

Computing: Netflix Prize

$1,000,000 open competition for the best collaborative filtering algorithm. Resulted in one of the most powerful predictive computing algorithms of modern times.