Schneider Electric is looking for bold ideas that can shape the future of their industries and their company.The challenge involves solving one of four real-life case challenges within energy management or submitting a bold idea for efficient energy management in a city environment. The challenge is broken up into multiple phases. The deadline to submit a solution (initial application) is May 25, 2019, 23:59 PM (UCT +0) or 6:59 PM (EST).
The four categories in the challenge are:
1. Sustainability & Access to Energy
2. Buildings of the Future
3. Plants of the Future
4. Grids of the Future
The winning team will receive job offers from Schneider Electric and an all inclusive international trip to two cities of their choice (where Schneider Electric offices are located).
The global finalists (top 10 teams) will be invited to pitch their ideas for the Grand Prize at the Schneider Electric Global Innovation Summit in Barcelona, Spain in September 2019.
Regional finalists will receive mentorship from Schneider Electric experts to help with their proposals and move forward in the competition.
One team consisting of only females in the semi-finals will win the Women In Energy Award, move on to the finals, and win a cash prize of USD $1000.
For rules and conditions, and information on all the deadlines and how to apply, click here: