Open Innovation

 

 

 

 

 EDHEC 
 OPEN INNOVATION 

 CHALLENGE 

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

  4 & 5 March 2025

  Lille Campus

 

 

About the challenge:

 

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

 

Registration for this challenge is now closed.

 

Event starts in:

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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 challenge in your company

1
DAY

of competition in “living lab” mode on either 4th or 5th march as per your preference

2
MANAGERS

involved in the competition

6
TEAMS

from 5 to 6 students dedicated to your case

PLANNING

COMPANIES

1

7TH NOVEMBER 2024

Online presentation briefing

2

NOVEMBER 2024

Manager/referent telephone exchange

3

END OF NOVEMBER 2024

Communication of company brief

4

15TH JANUARY 2025

Kick-off, first online exchange with your students

5

5 FEBRUARY 2025

Validation, second online exchange with your students

6

4TH OR 5TH MARCH 2025

Full-day final on the Lille Campus

STUDENTS

1

BEGGINING OF JANUARY 2025

Registration, team formation and case selection

2

END OF JANUARY - MID-FEBRUARY 2025

Ideation based on manager feedback

3

5TH FEBRUARY 2025

Iteration - Final validation of the concept for the challenge

4

4TH OR 5TH MARCH 2025

Final - Lille Campus

TESTED AND APPROVED !

 

13 editions - more than 80 partner companies!

Innovators 2024

Open Innovation Innovators 2024

 

TOOLBOX

 

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

 

AWARDS TO WIN!

🌟 Game-Changer Award

💬 Customer Champion Award

🛠 Best Prototype Award

💓 Coup de coeur Jury Award

📣 Audience Award

Sharing with the students and seeing them progress so quickly gives me great satisfaction.

LVMH

A great experience, with the organization and experience of a prestigious school, with committed and talented students!

Groupe Lactalis

I got to know a lot of companies, their challenges and their vision, which helped me learn more about the brand.

Florian

Étudiant

A real involvement of the managers and a very successful dramatization during the amphitheater.

Margaux

Étudiante

ACCESS

 

 

CONTACTS

EDHEC Open Innovation Project Manager
+33 (0)1 87 89 91 97
Educational Manager