Go Green in the City 2016

Think Big. Think Green. Think Schneider Electric.

Sign up for next year’s challenge Finalists will be announced in:

Go Green in the City 2016 — the ultimate global student competition for sustainable energy solutions — has closed.

Global semi-finalists have been announced! Check the full list here. In May and June semi-finalists will train with a mentor from Schneider Electric and prepare a written synopsis and video presentation of their idea.

Country finalists from East Asia, North America and China will follow a separate process according to this timeline.

Stay tuned for more! The top 12 teams will travel to Paris in September 2016 where they will compete to win a trip around the world and a career opportunity at Schneider Electric*.

Did you miss the chance to join this great opportunity? Worry not! Sign up for next year’s challenge above and we will notify you when we return.

How to compete


Business and engineering students worldwide, 18 years of age or older, pursuing a bachelor’s (at least 2nd year), master’s, or MBA degree are eligible to compete.

Fill out profile

Tell us more about yourself and your educational background. Please upload your CV and a profile photo.

Form a team

Team up with a friend, classmate, or find a teammate directly through the competition platform! Remember: at least one member must be female and both team members must study in the same country for the duration of the competition.

Submit your solution

Impress the judges with your team’s solution to real business challenges within energy management for smarter cities. You can learn more about Schneider Electric and smart cities by taking quizzes and unlocking key insights!

Make the most of your Go Green in the City journey by connecting with Schneider Electric**

Go Green Champs Award

Take quizzes and collect points during the competition period. 3 teams with the highest score will win a 30-minute Skype session with one of the previous years’ winners!

Social Media Award

Let your friends know about your participation in Go Green in the City and collect team recommendations during the competition period! 3 teams with the highest number of recommendations will win a 30-minute Skype session with a Schneider Electric mentor to give them guidance on preparing their case solution.

Prepare for your case solution and learn more about Schneider Electric and smart cities by taking the quizzes to unlock unique insights about a leading energy management company.


Take quizzes to compete for the Go Green Champs Award! Here are the top teams.

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