invitation to Sibur IQ-CHem competition

I am writing you on behalf of SIBUR Holding, Russia’s largest petrochemical company, which encourages open innovation strategy and commercialisation of cutting-edge science discoveries.

We interested in new ideas from your institution, therefore we would like to invite your students, staff and university projects to IQ-CHem competition, organized in cooperation with leading global chemical corporations, such as AkzoNobel, BASF, Dow, DuPont, Henkel, LG Chem, Linde, Sinopec, Solvay, Technip, UOP and 3M.

This is a great opportunity to showcase ideas to many industry leaders willing to invest in new technologies! Besides that there is a cash prize pool of 55 000 USD and travel/accommodation costs are covered.

More details and link to apply at

Official deadline is on 1.3.2017 but we can extend the deadline for you until 6.3.2017 (please inform us by email).

Please let me know if you have any questions: