Rules

Become the business development manager of Adhesives Technologies, Beauty Care or Laundry & Home Care! Build a team of 2 students and create an innovative product or technology for an existing Henkel brand in 2050. Be 3 times more efficient by contributing to sustainable development in the Henkel focal areas.
All students can participate, no matter of the study. Students in engineering and chemistry are welcome! Show us your creativity! Read more about your tasks in the Henkel Innovation Challenge, or download the guidelines.



Register online as a team of 2 students and submit your idea for an innovative and sustainable product or technology for a Henkel brand in 2050. After registration you get access to an e-learning platform with helpful material, hints and tips.

3 steps to innovate:

  • Trends and business opportunities.
    Where do you see the market needs for 2050?
  • Innovation concept development.
    What is your innovative product or technology for Adhesive Technologies, Beauty Care or Laundry and Home Care?
  • Sustainability impact.
    How does your idea contribute to sustainable development in the Henkel focal areas? What's the impact of your innovation along the value chain?
    Complete the sustainability matrix.

To complete your submission, state your motivation to participate and fill in your CV information. You can use the brainstorm booklet to create with your teammate before uploading your idea.

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