Schneider Go Green 2020 (Middle East & Africa) #WhatsYourBoldIdea

Deadline: 30 January 2020
Open to: exclusively to individual students in teams of two, of which at least one team member is female, registered in a bachelor’s (at least the 2nd year), master’s or MBA program of business or engineering
Benefits: participating to Go Green is an opportunity to get an HR interview and receive content about Schneider Electric’s benefits, job opportunities and early career events


Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation. They 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 the 2020 edition is going to be even more special! They 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!


  • Sustainability & Access to Energy;
  • Buildings of the Future;
  • Plants of the Future;
  • Grids of the Future.


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 woman, in line with our Diversity & Inclusion philosophy;
  • Be proficient in English (the Grand Finale pitch will be presented in English).


The 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-minute 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.

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.

How to apply?

In order to apply you must register an account.

For more information, please visit the official web page.