Shape Your Future in Energy

Shape Your Future in Energy’ is a joint initiative of Sia Partners and ENGIE Electrabel. It’s a competition for students who want to discover the evolving world of energy. For this 2016 edition, participants will have the chance to tackle a key strategic challenge of the energy market.

So if you are a master student enrolled at a Belgian university: this challenge is for you.

During the one day competition, you can actively contribute to the fast-evolving energy market, develop new solutions and share your skills and knowledge with other students, as well as with energy experts.

It's an exclusive gateway to the challenging world of consulting and the energy industry. 

The Event

The competition will take place on Monday 14th of November 2016 in the offices of ENGIE Electrabel. 

You’ll join a team and we will challenge you to solve an energy related business case. During the entire day, you will be accompanied and coached by energy and consultancy experts. 

At the end of the day, each team will be asked to give a brief presentation about his findings and ideas in front of a jury of senior executives from the energy sector. This presentation session will be followed by a debate between the members of the jury.

The best teams' works will be awarded with attractive prizes up to €3.000 per team during the award ceremony. This ceremony will be followed by a closing cocktail reception while you get the opportunity to share your vision and opinions with industry experts.



Annemie Viaene

Managing Partner Benelux, Sia Partners

Kevin Welch

Chief Strategy Officer, ENGIE BENELUX

Jan Desmet

Professor, UGent Department of Electrical energy, systems and automation

Danielle Devogelaer

Energy Expert, Federal Planning Bureau

David Vangulick

Technical Solution and Long Term Vision, ORES


How to participate

If you are a bright and dynamic master student, eager to solve problems and to discover the energy world, register now.

To register, click on the following linkfill out the  questionnaire (5 minutes). Then, we will get in touch with you and ask you to send us a scan of your student card. The ultimate deadline for registration is 31 October 2016. 

The competition will take place on Monday 14th of November 2016 in the offices of ENGIE Electrabel in Brussels (Avenue Simon Bolivar 34)