EDHEC 
 OPEN INNOVATION 

 CHALLENGE 

A UNIQUE LEARNING MODEL IN COLLABORATION WITH STUDENTS AND MAJOR COMPANIES.

📆 7 & 8 March 2023

📍 Lille Campus        

 

 

About the challenge:

 

Submit unresolved issues to our Master 1 students who will offer you innovative solutions tailored to your needs.

 

Event starts in:

  •  days
  •  hours
  •  minutes
  •  seconds
20
Companies

650
Students

70
Managers

20
Coaches et Professors

3 REASONS TO GET INVOLVED

BOOST YOUR EMPLOYER ENGAGEMENT

SOURCE YOU FUTURE TRAINEES ON SITE

BENEFIT FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF GENERATION Z

THE PITCH

1
CASE

of an unsolved business challenge in your company

1
DAY

of competition in “living lab” mode on either 7 or 8 march as per your preference

2
MANAGERS

involved in the competition

6
TEAMS

from 5 to 6 students dedicated to your case

CALENDAR

 

 

FOR THE COMPANY

   November 2022

   Kick-off breakfast

 

 

   Mid December 2022

   Phone exchange with managers/representatives

 

 

   End of December 2022

   Company briefing

 

 

   January 2023

   Connecting with your student teams

 

 

   February 2023

   Video message to student teams to

   mobilise them

 

 

   Mid February 2023

   Feedback by video

 

 

   7 & 8 March 2023

   Final ‒ Lille Campus

 

 

 

FOR STUDENTS

   January 2023

   Registration! Students choose the case on a first

   come/first served basis. Exchange by phone with

   managers/representatives.

 

 

   End of January 2023

   Team building

 

 

   Beggining of February 2023

   Inspiration & academic observation, under the

   coaches’ guidance

 

 

   Beggining of February 2023

   Generation ideas - Based on managers' feedback

 

 

   Mid February 2023

   Iteration - Final validation of the concept paper for

   the challenge

 

 

   7 & 8 March 2023

   Final ‒ Lille Campus

 

TESTED AND APPROVED !

 

11 editions - more than 70 partner companies!

Innovators 2022

Very nice moments of sharing and intellectual exercise that allows companies and students to challenge current issues.

Carrefour

A professionalizing experience for the students and a rich learning experience for the managers.

Danone

Toujours très sympa et enrichissant de partager un moment de créativité avec la prochaine génération de collaborateurs.

Deloitte

An overview of the students' understanding of the subject.

Leroy Merlin

The strength of a team. Alone we go faster, but together we go further.

Dimitri

Étudiant

I appreciated the energy of each coach and manager who participated in the challenge.

Léo

Étudiant

A creative way to learn new things.

Lucy

Étudiante

The experience, the interesting and insightful feedback from the managers that made me want to join the team in the implementation of our project.

Marielle

Étudiante

The diversity of projects based on a common topic.

Mathilde

Étudiante

GET INVOLVED!

1

SEPTEMBER 2022

Choose a day of participation: first come, first served!

2

BEGINNING OF OCTOBER 2022

Select/identify a duo of managers.

3

NOVEMBER 2022

Join us for the kick-off breakfast.

TOOLBOX

 

Liste Open Innovation   Brief Open Innovation   Logistique Open Innovation   Q&A Open Innovation
             
LIST OF CASES   TEMPLATE BRIEF   LOGISTICS   Q&A

 

AWARDS TO WIN!

⚡ Disruption Award

🌳 Environment and Sustainability Award

❤️ Audience Award

⚙️ Best Prototype Award

🤗 Customer Adoption Award

👍 Quick Win Award

📣 Best Pitch Award

INSCRIPTION FOR THE
EDHEC OPEN INNOVATION CHALLENGE 2023

 

Register

CONTACTS

EDHEC Open Innovation Project Manager
+33 (0)1 87 97 91 97
Manager of Corporate Events
+33 (0)3 20 15 45 92
Educational Manager