This section will solve all doubts you might have about the program.
When will be the next edition?
Ingenia is a biennial call, next edition date will be announced in 2021.
Who is the contest designed for?
The whole entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Any person of legal age, whether an employee of Enagás group or not, as well as any public or private institutions, recently created companies or other companies, regardless of their size and legal nature, may participate in the program.
What kind of proposals can be submitted?
Both new business proposals and technical solutions in the areas specified in the Challenges section may be submitted to the program. In addition, there will be no limitation regarding the development stage of the product or service. In other words, any proposals from the idea stage to the pre-commercial stage of the product or service will be accepted.
What is the duration of the program?
The program is divided into two phases and will last a total of 6 months from the deadline for submission of proposals, March 22nd at 23:59 CET, until the selection of the winners.
– Phase I. ANALYSIS AND PRESELECTION OF BUSINESS PROPOSALS AND INNOVATIVE TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS from March, 23rd to April, 5th.
– Phase II. SELECTION OF BUSINESS PROPOSALS OR INNOVATIVE TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS FOR DEVELOPMENT from April, 14th to July, 25th.
The selection of winners will be announced at a final event to be held throughout the month of September, 2020.
What kind of support are the finalists and winners entitled to?
Support offered by Enagás group will be tailored to the nature of the proposals received and eventually selected.
Enagás might choose to offer the selected entrepreneurs and proposals any support of its choice, from incubation services for projects at initial stage, to commercial support or technological testing for projects in the pre-commercial stage. In addition, the possibility of offering financing or entering into a collaboration agreement with Enagás or one of its subsidiaries might be considered.