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.



All selected teams of each country present their concept to a Henkel top-level management jury, during a national or regional semi final.

  • Each team's presentation is limited to 15 minutes, plus 5 minutes of questions.
  • All presentations to be done in PowerPoint and are held in English.

The winning team of each semi final is invited to participate in an exciting 3-day international final at the global headquarters in Germany.

The exact dates of the Semi Finals will be communicated on Facebook and by the local HR managers.