Our Latest Challenge
Discover the dual-use potential of your tech
Dimension X is a global open innovation challenge by Hatch that accelerates and validates technologies with dual-use potential in public safety and security.
Our programme is open to applications from start-ups across all industry sectors, countries and funding stages. Start-ups will receive funding opportunities and collaborate with operational and technical experts from Home Team end-users and HTX respectively.
Find out more at our hybrid session on Tue 5 Mar 2024, 4-6 pm. Alternative virtual sessions are available in the registration link below.
Officer Well-being and Monitoring
- Predict, detect and/or monitor burnout
- Through-wall sensing of people
- Identification of geographical location where a given image was captured
- Rapid detection of concealed threats (e.g. IED) behind plastics, metals and/or electronics
- Interactive IOT honeypot for attack discovery and investigation
Substance and Drug Use
Rapid, non-intrusive detection of drug consumption
Prediction of the relapse of substance usage through emotional, physiological, mental and/or other signals
AI and Machine Learning
Improve efficiency & performance of AI and ML models used on edge devices
Real-time optimisation for video signal processing, such as increasing clarity of images/videos
- Creation of hyper realistic and dynamic interactions with avatars in VR
Out-of-the-Box Innovative Technologies
- Seeking highly innovative and impactful technologies relevant to public safety and security
3 Jun 2024
26 Feb – 22 Mar 2024
Put your technology to the test
Opportunity to trial and implement your technologies in real-world scenarios with HTX (Home Team Science and Technology Agency) and Singapore’s Home Team end users.
Receive SGD$100,000 non-dilutive funding
Non-dilutive fund of SGD$100,000 to lay the groundwork for transition into the homeland security sector.
Develop with technical and operational experts
Receive valuable customer insights and expert advice from technical professionals and operational end-users.
Get the business tools you need
Receive legal, business, accounting and marketing mentoring from industry experts.
Develop commercially and technologically
Exposure to additional collaboration opportunities from HTX, as well as connections to investor and relevant industries.