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AIRBUS: 50 TEAMS IN DER ENGEREN AUSWAHL BEIM WETTBEWERB

Yojo

Germany, December 20 2016

5.499 Studenten aus der ganzen Welt – ein neuer Rekord – haben sich zum fünften weltweiten Studentenwettbewerb "Fly Your Ideas" angemeldet, den Airbus gemeinsam mit der UNESCO organisiert.

Ein Gremium von 60 Airbus-Experten und -Innovatoren hat die Projektvorschläge von 356 Teams aus 89 Ländern beurteilt. Nach dieser strengen Prüfung an vier Airbus-Standorten in Frankreich, Deutschland, Spanien und Großbritannien sind nun noch 50 Studententeams in der engeren Auswahl. Sie werden ab Januar 2017 die zweite Runde des Wettbewerbs bestreiten.

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50 teams selected for fifth Fly Your Ideas global competition

UNESCO

France, December 20 2016

A record 5,499 students from around the world registered to participate in the fifth edition of Airbus’ Fly Your Ideas, the global student challenge organised in partnership with UNESCO. Of these, 50 teams comprising 202 students with 38 different nationalities were selected to participate in the next round of the competition, starting in January 2017. The Fly Your Ideas competition encourages students to develop innovative ideas to meet real-world aviation challenges. It offers a unique opportunity for students worldwide, working in diverse teams of 3-5 members, to develop valuable skills, including teamwork, project management, communications and presentation, and to get involved in engineering.

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50 Teams in der engeren Auswahl beim fünften weltweiten Wettbewerb „Fly Your Ideas“

Roesseler PR

Germany, December 20 2016

Beispiellos hohe Beteiligung von Studierenden aus aller Welt mit innovativen Vorschlägen für die Luftfahrt

5.499 Studenten aus der ganzen Welt – ein neuer Rekord – haben sich zum fünften weltweiten Studentenwettbewerb „Fly Your Ideas“ angemeldet, den Airbus gemeinsam mit der UNESCO organisiert.

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Airbus's Corporate Innovator Gregor Dirks on Fly Your Ideas big appeal

Aviation Businessme

United Arab Emirates, November 2 2016

"Fly Your Ideas is a great ‘calling card’ for the next opportunity, whether it’s an internship or a programme like the Airbus Group Airnovation Summer Academy."

How have winning entries from previous editions of the contest benefitted Airbus?

The winning projects over the four editions of the FYI were not selected based on their potential benefit to Airbus. Instead the proposed ideas, degree of innovation and potential contribution to a better environment, teamwork shown throughout the competition, as well as the quality of the students’ work and team presentations were what decided the winners.

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Airbus's Corporate Innovator Gregor Dirks on Fly Your Ideas big appeal

Arabian Industry

United Arab Emirates, November 2 2016

"Fly Your Ideas is a great ‘calling card’ for the next opportunity, whether it’s an internship or a programme like the Airbus Group Airnovation Summer Academy."

How have winning entries from previous editions of the contest benefitted Airbus?

The winning projects over the four editions of the FYI were not selected based on their potential benefit to Airbus. Instead the proposed ideas, degree of innovation and potential contribution to a better environment, teamwork shown throughout the competition, as well as the quality of the students’ work and team presentations were what decided the winners. Not all submitted ideas from the competition will find their way onto Airbus aircraft or into Airbus processes, but many of them are shared with specialists throughout the organisation. 

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Airbus & UNESCO Invite Students Worldwide To Innovate For The Future Of Avation

Nairaland Forum

Nigeria, September 14 2016

The first round of Airbus’ global student competition, Fly Your Ideas, was launched this week, inviting students to create innovative ideas for real-world aviation challenges. The launch took place at Airbus’ headquarters in Toulouse, France, during an official visit by UNESCO’s Assistant Director General of Natural Sciences, Flavia Schlegel. Students have until 25 November 2016 to create a team and submit the Round 1 questionnaire, detailing their idea, including its origin, potential benefits and how it could be further developed.

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Airbus and UNESCO invite students worldwide to innovate for the future of aviation

UNESCO

France, September 8 2016

The first round of Airbus’ global student competition, Fly Your Ideas, was launched this week, inviting students to create innovative ideas for real-world aviation challenges. The launch took place at Airbus’ headquarters in Toulouse, France, during an official visit by UNESCO’s Assistant Director General of Natural Sciences, Flavia Schlegel. Students have until 25 November 2016 to create a team and submit the Round 1 questionnaire, detailing their idea, including its origin, potential benefits and how it could be further developed.

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AIRBUS FLY YOUR IDEAS COMPETITION

Dare2compete.com

India, August 26 2016

About the competition

Airbus Fly Your Ideas is a biennial global competition, organised in partnership with UNESCO, which challenges students to innovate for the future of sustainable aviation. At Airbus, we’re constantly looking for new, better ways to fly and that’s what Fly Your Ideas is all about.

Airbus Fly Your Ideas is a worldwide competition challenging students from all disciplines to develop new ideas and innovate with Airbus for the future of aviation.


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5th Edition Airbus Fly Your Ideas competition 2017 – by AIRBUS & UNESCO

Ptentrepreneurship

Afghanistan, August 22 2016

A Airbus vai realizar pela quinta vez a competição Fly Your Ideas. O concurso de empreendedorismo e inovação ocorre a cada dois anos e desafia jovens de todo o mundo “a inovar pelo futuro da aviação”, explica Charles Champion, vice-presidente executivo da Airbus para a área de Engenharia. As candidaturas decorrem até 31 de agosto. Para a equipa vencedora está reservado um prémio de €30 mil e para a segunda classificada, €15 mil.


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Concurso «Fly Your Ideas 2017» (Airbus y Unesco)

Universidad Nacional de Colombia

Colombia, June 30 2016

La Secretaría Ejecutiva de la Comisión Nacional de Cooperación con la Unesco invita a participar en la 5.ª edición del concurso «Fly Your Ideas», en el cual estudiantes de cualquier disciplina o nivel educativo, apasionados por la ingeniería y la innovación, tienen la oportunidad de proponer soluciones a los desafíos que afronta la industria aeronáutica y desarrollar competencias, como el trabajo en equipo, la gestión de proyectos y las capacidades de comunicación.


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