Aker Talent Student Challenge 2018

Event start date: 31 Oct 2018 08:00
Event end date: 01 Nov 2018 16:00
Location: Engineerium, Snarøyveien 20, Fornebu

Do you want to showcase your skills and gain insight into the Aker companies for the opportunity to become a summer intern or graduate employee in 2019? If the answer is yes, join our Aker Talent student challenge this fall.


Available seats: 40
Costs: Travel costs will be covered for participants living outside of Oslo
Apply by: October 7, 2018

You will have the opportunity to work in a team with other students to develop ideas for challenges faced by six Aker companies— Kvaerner, Cognite, Aker Solutions, MHWirthAker BP, Akastor, Aker Energy and Aker BioMarine

The challenges are related to digitalization, sustainability, offshore energy products, services and customer markets.

Participants Will

  • Work intensively for 30 hours to solve the challenges
  • Get coaching from our expert advisors
  • Apply a structured design thinking process using tools from the Aker companies
  • Present their ideas in a "PechaKucha" style meeting

Representatives from the Aker companies will be at the townhall meeting where you and your group will present your ideas. A number of the candidates will be chosen for internships or graduate positions for 2019.

Last year more than 25 participants were selected for internships or graduate positions.

Applicants Are

  • Engineering, business or digitalization technology students
  • Problem solvers
  • Curious by nature
  • Team players