Digital Transformer Challenge


Are you a student in Bachelor 3, Master, Engineering, or Ph.D.? Do you want to live a rewarding experience? To take up a challenge? To work in a team with students from other universities with different backgrounds? To interact with professionals (company managers, experts in digital transformation, IS, lawyers, etc.)? Develop new skills around digital transformation. Enhance your CV? 


Take part in the 5th edition of the Digital Transformer Challenge which will take place on 27th-29th January 2022! 


The principle of the challenge: In multidisciplinary teams (made up of 6 students from at least 3 different establishments), at the end of the week you will have to propose innovative solutions to a common problem "Digital, CSR, human relations: imagine the company of tomorrow!" which will be implemented by 4 local companies.  




Monday 24 January (6 pm-8 pm), you will have a first strong remote time to get to know each other, discover the issues and the design thinking approach. 


Resources, to be consulted at your own pace, will also be made available to you throughout the week. 


Thursday 27 January (6-8.30 pm): official launch evening with an inaugural conference to inspire you and the presentation of the companies


Friday 28 January (8 am-9.30 pm): Intense production day with support from mentors and experts 


Saturday 29 January (8 am-2.30 pm): The presentations of each team, followed by a closing plenary with the announcement of the winners of the challenge. 


More information about the challenge and the link to the form: 


This operation, led by the SOIE (Orientation Insertion Entrepreneurship Department) and the Foundation of the University of Rennes 1, is conducted in association with local partners such as the Union des Entreprises 35 (UE35), the IRT b<>com, the Poool, and Adn Ouest. It also benefits from the support of numerous partners. 


Dates to remember:   

14 January 2022: Closing date for applications 

18 January 2022: Registration Confirmation 

The 5th Challenge: Monday 24 January (6 pm-8 pm), Thursday 27 January (6 pm-8.30 pm), Friday 28 January (8 am-9.30 pm) and Saturday (8 am-2.30 pm) 


Application form: Digital Transformer EDUC application 5th Edition

More info:


Capacity is limited.