At Schneider Electric we believe that energy is a basic human right and we are dedicated to furthering mankind through new technologies. As a major player in Energy Management and Industrial Automation, we see an urgent need for bold ideas that can re-shape a smarter and more sustainable future for both: our industry and our company.
This is where we want your help! Schneider Go Green, together with AVEVA, is looking for game changers around the world who are daring to disrupt and to put their skills to the test and push the boundaries of digital transformation in Energy Management.
Submit your bold idea related to one of our five segments within energy management!
North America's Timeline
Sep 8, 2020 - Feb 14, 2021
Register on the platform, choose a competition category and submit your most innovative idea!
Pre-screening and Mentoring
Feb 15, 2021 - Mar 28, 2021
Opportunity to connect with SE experts to turn your idea into a suitable solution.
Semi & Regional Finals
Mar 29, 2021 - Apr 30, 2021
Pitch your idea to our jury panels consisting of major SE decision-makers.
Jun 15 - 17, 2021
Pitch your idea to our jury panel consisting of major SE decision-makers.
Access to Energy
Enable universal access to energy in an environmentally sustainable manner.
Homes of the Future
Can homes be smarter, more sustainable and incorporate new technologies?
Plants of the Future
Apply IoT, AI, Machine Learning and more to the industries of the present or future.
Grids of the Future
Imagine the future of energy management and distribution!
De[coding] the Future
Envision future approaches to design, engineering and construction of assets and infrastructure.
You can win:
Global winners will be awarded a trip to one of the following cities: Boston (USA), London (UK), New Delhi (India), Paris (France), or Shanghai (China) - visit SE’s offices, network with employees and interact with high level management!
The winning team will also be gifted a 1 year subscription to the Coorpacademy platform
Pitch your idea in the Global Finals and win the worldwide challenge
Participants will receive mentorship from Schneider Electric experts to polish their proposals and make it to the Grand Finale!
All regional finalists will also gain special access to e-learning resources by Coorpacademy to better prepare teams for the regional finals.
One all-female team will advance into the Global Finals and compete for the top prize!
Considered for an HR interview and receive content about Schneider Electric’s benefits, job opportunities and early career events
Virtual Global Finals
June 15 - 17, 2021 - Online
Our top teams are invited to attend the Virtual Global Finals of Schneider Go Green 2021!
This is your chance to shine and be bold! Each team will have the chance to pitch their bold idea in a 15-minute presentation followed by 5 minutes of Q&A with the jury made up of Schneider Electric’s senior management.
Depending on the evolution of the Covid-19 situation in the world, and with the health and safety of all students, judges and other stakeholders as our top priority, the Global Finals will be held either online or in-person. Details to follow!