OpenIDEO is a global community working together to design solutions for the world’s biggest challenges.

Sign Up Join A Chapter

  • Use design thinking for issues you care about.
  • Exchange ideas with people everywhere.
  • Help projects get off the ground.
  • Connect with others in your community.


Get inspired by and learn from thousands of insights and ideas.


Share your feedback or simply let someone know you’re inspired by their thinking.


Share your insights and ideas on a current challenge.

Connect locally

Start or join an OpenIDEO Chapter.


Check out our current challenges and initiatives.

Current Challenge

How might we improve the livelihoods of small-scale farmers by reducing food waste and spoilage?


Current Challenge

How might we use market-based approaches to expand water and sanitation solutions among low income households in India?

Get Started

Upcoming Challenge

Sign up to learn more, follow and join our upcoming challenge on redesigning the end of life experience.

Sign Up

Ongoing Program

Accelerate is a global effort to support innovators, spark action, and use design thinking to tackle our biggest environmental challenges.

Learn More