Aker student challenge

Event start date: 31 Oct 2017 10:00
Event end date: 01 Nov 2017 16:00
Location: Enginerium, Fornebu, Oslo

This fall we want you to challenge us.


For one day (and one night too!) 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, Aker BP, Akastor and Aker BioMarine

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

Successful candidates will:

  • Work intensively for 24 hours (31 Oct- 1 Nov) at the Engineerium in Oslo with short inspirational breaks and a few hours of sleep
  • Use a structured design Thinking Process and use infrastructure, tools and methods from our companies
  • Get coaching from our expert advisers
  • Present their ideas in a town hall meeting “Pecha Kucha Style”

Some will then be offered internships for summer 2018. 

Applicants will be:

  • Problem solvers
  • Curious by nature
  • Team players
  • Innovative and creative
  • Genuinely interested in at least one of our companies

Date: 31 Oct, 10:00 – Nov. 1, 16:00.

Place: Enginerium, Fornebu, Oslo

Number of participants: 40

Who we are looking for: primarily engineering and digitalization technologies, but we will also select candidates within other competency areas.

How to get there: travel costs will be covered for participants living outside Oslo

Apply by: 10 Oct, 2017