Schneider Go Green 2022 (South America)

Bring your green ideas to life! #WhatsYourBoldIdea

Application to the South America region is now closed, to pre-register for the next edition click on the button below 

Pre-register HERE


Check the list below to see the eligible list of countries for this region

At Schneider Electric, we believe that energy is a basic human right and we are dedicated to advancing humanity through new technologies. Our purpose is to make the most of our energy and resources, building a bridge to progress and sustainability for all.

That´s why we created Go green, a contest where we reward bold ideas that can reshape a smarter and more sustainable future for our industry and company. We are looking for students who with their ideas dare to break schemes, test their skills and overcome the limits of digital transformation in energy management. The winning idea will be able to get €10,000 and make it a reality.

What is your idea?

You can win:

Global winners will be awarded a €10,000 Prize to be split equally among winning team members.
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 and AVEVA 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.

Considered for job interviews and receive content about Schneider Electric’s benefits, job opportunities and early career events.



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?

Supply Chain of the Future

Apply IoT, AI, Machine Learning and more to the industries and supply chain of the present or future.

Grids of the Future

Imagine the future of energy management and distribution!

De[coding] the Future

Reimagine future technology approaches to critical infrastructure of the future.


  • Application Phase

    Sep 2021 - Mar 21, 2022

    Register on the platform, choose a competition category and submit your most innovative idea!

  • Mentoring and Prep for Regional Semi-Finals

    Mar 22, 2022 - Mar 25, 2022

    Opportunity to connect with SE experts to prepare your business case.

  • Mentoring and Prep for Regional Final

    Mar 29, 2022 - Apr 18, 2022

    Pitch your idea to our jury panel consisting of major regional Schneider decision-makers.

  • Mentoring and Prep for Global Finals

    May 2022 - Jun 2022

    Pitch your idea to our jury panel consisting of major global Schneider decision-makers.

Global Finals

June 2022

Our top teams are invited to attend the Global Finals of Schneider Go Green 2022.
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 judges made up of Schneider Electric and AVEVA’s senior global 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!

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