The prestigious Shell Ideas360 Trophy

Even the simplest of ideas have the power to transform lives and positively impact society. At Shell, we believe human ingenuity holds the key to unlocking innovative thinking across our society, now and for the future. 

Shell Ideas360 is now in its third season following a successful launch in 2013. Over the years the competition has grown exponentially, attracting half a million students to the website, recording a registration of 30000 students for the competition and inspiring over 2700 ideas. 

In June 2016, we will witness the culmination of Shell Ideas360 2015/16 - an amazing journey with hundreds of university students from around the world. From almost 1000 ideas only the best 5 will be selected to compete in the grand finale, to be held at Make the Future London. This festival of ideas and innovation, at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park will see the best idea win the prestigious Shell Ideas360 trophy and the National Geographic adventure of a lifetime.

We are inviting students and academics to join pioneers of innovation and Shell executives as they announce the winning student team, award them the prestigious Shell Ideas360 trophy and a National Geographic Adventure of a lifetime!

What’s more, attending the Shell Ideas360 finale will also offer you the exclusive opportunity to attend a Shell recruitment event and learn more about where a career at Shell can take you. This is a great opportunity for you to interact with student teams from across the world, Shell experts and the Shell Recruitment teams. 

Come experience innovation at its best, Register now!

Seats are limited! Register before June 15, 2016 to secure your place.


When:   Friday July 1, 2016

Where: The Stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E20 2ST


9.00 - 10.00: Breakfast with Shell senior leaders and the finalists

Network with like-minded innovators and the leaders of tomorrow and try your hand at moving objects with your mind!

10.00 -11.30: Participate in the Shell Ideas360 Award Ceremony

Be surprised, cheer on the five final student teams and vote for your favorite idea 

11.30 -1.00: Take an exclusive VIP tour of Make the Future London festival

Experience the excitement of the Shell Eco-marathon challenge and get hands on with inventions that address the global energy challenge

13:00 -14.00: Networking lunch with Shell Campus Ambassadors and Graduates working at Shell

Meet new inspiring people and taste an insect, if you dare!

14.00 -15.30 Exclusive Shell Careers Recruitment Event - By Invitation Only

Find out how you can make the future! 

We can’t wait to share the excitement of the Shell Ideas360 finale with you. Register now.

About Shell Ideas360

Shell Ideas360 is a global competition, encouraging university students to conceive, share and collaboratively develop game-changing ideas to help tackle Energy, Water and Food challenges around the world. Shell Ideas360 provides university students with an exciting opportunity to develop their ideas into a ‘potentially investment-worthy’ business case with the support of mentors and subject matter experts. University students will be able to demonstrate their potential, develop their skills and collaborate globally with like-minded innovators, gaining insights into the current and future challenges in the fields of Energy, Water and Food and how they are related.

To know more visit Shell Ideas360.

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