Singapore Airlines AppChallenge 2019 | Deadline of Submission Round
23 Aug 2019 12:00am - 12:00am
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Singapore Airlines AppChallenge 2019 | Deadline of Submission Round

23 Aug 2019 12:00am - 12:00am

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Whether you are a startup, programmer or a student, this challenge is an opportunity to work with the world’s leading airline and be part of the driving force in changing the way we travel. Participants from all over the world are welcome.

What is this challenge?

The Singapore Airlines AppChallenge is one of the key initiatives of SIA’s overall digital transformation programme, where the airline welcomes innovative solutions from startups, tech professionals and students all over the globe to redefine the travel experience. This year’s edition features 6 challenges, ranging across customer experience, aircraft maintenance, e-commerce to sustainability.

Categories & Prizes

  • Startups & Innovators:
    • 1st Prize: SGD12,000
    • 2nd Prize: SGD6,000
    • 3rd Prize: SGD3,000
  • Singapore Students:
    • 1st Prize: Paid learning trip to Silicon Valley
    • 2nd Prize: 50,000 KF Miles
    • 3rd Prize: 30,000 KF Miles

Aside from the opportunity to visit this wonderful little island city, you stand to gain:

- Up to SGD 150k POC through SIA’s Accelerator Programme
💵SGD 21k total cash prizes
🇸🇬 Paid trip to Singapore to pitch your project
👨🏫Mentoring by Singapore Airlines mentors
👱‍♀️🖥Access to Singapore Airlines and key partners’ APIs
💼 Networking opportunities with renowned brands in the industry
🔝 Exposure and insights into the exciting global aviation industry


  • 23 August: Proposal Submission, Prototype/Demo
  • 2 Sept - 12 Sept - Selected entries to further refine and contextualize solutions
  • 18 Oct - 12 Startup/ Innovator teams, 6 Student teams

Whether you hail from New York, Beijing or Jakarta, if your solution catches our fancy, we will fly you down to Singapore on the world’s best airline for a chance to pitch to our judges on 18 October 2019