Call for project closed the 05 May. 2019
ENGIE Brasil is organizing the 5th edition of the ENGIE Brasil Innovation Award and is looking for innovative solutions related to the theme “Health and Safety at Work” in the following sectors:
The projects can be registered in one of the categories below:
Warning: Files submitted for the ENGIE Brazil Innovation Award 2019 must be in Portuguese, even if the application form is in English.
Rewards and Benefits
Based on the jury’s ranking, the General Management of ENGIE Brazil will award the winners with:
Deadline for submissions : May 5th, 2019 at midnight GMT
For whom is this Call for Projects
If you are a company, start-up or entrepreneur with a technological or commercial innovative solution relating to Health and Safety in any of the sectors described above and your solution is based or deployable in Brazil, you can submit your project and participate to the contest:
ENGIE Employees from any subsidiary and employees from the Award supporter entities are not eligible to participate.
Eligibility and Evaluation Criteria
The documents and information submitted must be in Portuguese even if the application form is in English.
Evaluation criteria are applied to projects using a scale that ranges from 0 (minimum) to 4 (maximum). For more details on the evaluation procedure see the attached file on the bottom of the page.
The winning project will be posted on the website https://innovation.engie.com. It is thus essential that the project managers stipulate the level of confidentiality of their projects.
The Grand Jury for the ENGIE Brazil Innovaton Award 2019
For the 2017 edition, the Grand Jury for the ENGIE Brazil Innovation Award 2017 will consist of professionals from ENGIE and from the following entities:
Conditions of application and participation
Language: Files submitted for the ENGIE Brazil Innovation Award 2019 must be in Portuguese, even if the application form is in English.
The application form must include the responses to the various project evaluation criteria. To be declared admissible and to facilitate the analysis and evaluation of projects, each application form must contain the following items:
Every project will be handled in complete confidentiality by those persons authorised to have visibility of their content, i.e. the members of the Jury. Only the Jury will have access to information relating to data indicated as confidential.
The communication between the Project team and the organizers of the ENGIE Brazil Innovation Award 2019 will be restricted to the Project manager specified in the application.
Acceptance of the rules:
The submission of a file for the ENGIE Brazil Innovation Award 2019 implies acceptance of these rules.
ENGIE BRAZIL INNOVATION AWARD 2019 – EVALUATION CRITERIA
Evaluation criteria are applied to projects using a scale that ranges from 0 (minimum) to 4 (maximum).
Please refer to the additional explanation in the table below.
0 = No innovation. Already in the standards and common practice of companies.
1 = Poorly innovating. Already exists, in an identical or similar way
2 = Significant improvement of an existing solution.
3 = New solution
4 = Radical innovation, a first
FEASIBILITY REACHED OR POTENTIAL FEASIBILITY
0 = Concept or business model not convincing
1 = Accurate concept or business model
2 = Prototype – Demonstration of viability
3 = Deployment for a customer or site
4 = Deployment for a number of clients or sites, well advanced compared to the reachable potential
POTENTIAL FOR VALUE CREATION
(Revenue, costs avoided, margin, etc.)
1 = Limited gains
2 = Gains are significant but difficult to quantify
3 = Gains are significant and quantifiable/quantified
4 = Gains are extensive and quantifiable/quantified
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