Welcome to Schneider Go Green 2020!

Entering the 10th anniversary of one of the world's biggest global student competition, we are now called Schneider Go Green.
You can register for the 2020 edition now by selecting your region's challenge below!
 

THE CHALLENGE

 
Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation. We are always on the lookout for bold ideas that can shape the future of our industry and our company.
 
Schneider Go Green is now celebrating 10 years and our 2020 edition is going to be even more special! We are looking for students like you around the world who are willing to put their skills and ideas to the test.
 

Win the trip of a lifetime to Las Vegas at Schneider Electric's Global Innovation Summit!

 
Send your idea related to one of our four segments within energy management or submit your bold idea for efficient energy management!
 

So #WhatsYourBoldIdea ?

 

CHOOSE FROM 4 CATEGORIES

and share your bold idea with us!

Sustainability & Access to Energy

Digitize our business and enable access to energy or sustainable developments.

Buildings of the
Future

Can buildings 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!


SELECT YOUR REGION'S CHALLENGE 

Go to this challenge if you're from the North America region
 
GO TO CHALLENGE
Go to this challenge if you're from the South America region
 
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Go to this challenge if you're from the Europe region
 
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Go to this challenge if you're from the Middle East & Africa region
 
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Go to this challenge if you're from the Asia Pacific region
 
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Go to this challenge if you're from the Greater China region
 
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Go to this challenge if you're from the Greater India region
 
GO TO CHALLENGE

 

GLOBAL TIMELINE

 
 
SCHNEIDER GO GREEN 2020 BEGINS
3 October 2019
APPLICATION +
PRE-SCREENING +
MENTORSHIP
October 2019 - February 2020
REGIONAL FINALS
February - March 2020
FINALS PREPARATION
April - May 2020
GLOBAL FINALS
3-4 June 2020
SCHNEIDER GO GREEN 2020 BEGINS
3 October 2019
APPLICATION +
PRE-SCREENING +
MENTORSHIP
October 2019 - February 2020
REGIONAL FINALS
February - March 2020
FINALS PREPARATION
April - May 2020
GLOBAL FINALS
3-4 June 2020
 
Please refer to your region's challenge timeline for specific dates.
 

Be Bold! Sign up to the Challenge!

 
 

HOW IT WORKS

 
Schneider Go Green 2020 is open to two-member teams from anywhere in the world.
To take part, you must:
 
Be a Bachelor’s (at least 2nd year) or Master’s student
Studying Engineering, Business, Physics, Computer Science, Mathematics and other Sciences
Location: worldwide (Team members must be studying in the same Region for the duration of the competition.)
At least one team member must be a female, in line with our Diversity & Inclusion philosophy.
Be proficient in English (the Grand Finale pitch will be presented in English.)

GRAND FINALE in LAS VEGAS

1 - 5 June 2020

 

Our top teams are invited to attend the Schneider Electric Innovation Summit in Las Vegas!

This is your chance to shine and be bold in Las Vegas! Besides all the fun activities, each team will have the chance to pitch their bold idea in a 15-minutes presentation followed by 5 minutes of Q&A with the jury made up Schneider Electric’s senior management. The top teams will be selected on the following criteria: understanding user needs, solution innovation, feasibility/financial business case, green impact and profile aligned with the rules.

Register now and get the chance to win the trip to Las Vegas!

HR INTERVIEW TO ALL TOP TEAMS!

 

Participating to Go Green is also the opportunity to get an HR interview and receive content about Schneider Electric’s benefits, job opportunities and early career events.

CHECK OUT GO GREEN IN THE CITY 2019!