WeImpact 2024 Competition - Decarbonization Challenge

G.A.C. Group is organizing the second WeImpact Competition to reward 3 winners with projects that have a positive impact on the environment, society and local communities. This year, the WeImpact Competition will highlight companies, research establishments or associations invested in decarbonization actions or in innovation for decarbonization.

Eligible projects in this competition are :

  • New product or service enabling your customers to decarbonize their business
  • Innovative process to reduce your carbon emissions
  • Change of practice or organization in favor of decarbonization
  • Invest in equipment to accelerate your energy transition
  • Awareness-raising, information and support initiatives

The WeImpact Competition is at the heart of G.A.C.'s commitment to being a leading a leading player in the energy transition. We are convinced that innovation and collaboration are the keys to overcoming the urgent environmental challenges we face. By launching this competition, we are pursuing our commitment to stimulate innovation and federate a community of players committed to building a sustainable future.

The second WeImpact "Decarbonation Challenge" competition is an opportunity for us to reward initiatives and talents from diverse backgrounds with a common goal: reduce greenhouse gas emissions and contribute to the transition to a more sustainable economy. 

What do the winners of the We Impact Decarbonation Competition win?

For accelerate their projectwinners will receive a personalized support, a podcast episode broadcast on our channel and 3 months' access to ideXlabour open-innovation platform!

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7 days' free support
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5 days' free support
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3 days free support

The three winners will also benefit from :

A podcast episode broadcast on our chain

A 3-month subscription to ideXlab open innovation platform

The support offered will be provided by G.A.C. Group or one of its ecosystem partners. The winner will be able to choose from the following areas of expertise:

  • Innovation : financing, strategy and market research, finding partners...
  • Energy performance : energy transition assistance, energy audit, carbon footprint, compliance audit
  • Energy taxation Audit of energy-related taxes

Milestones of the WeImpact 2024 Competition

milestones in the weimpact 2024 competition

Once the application process is closed, a panel of experts will select 6 finalists. The finalists will be asked to produce a short video presenting their project, which will be used by the experts to select the 3 winners. The latter will have the honor of pitching their project on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at the Hub Bpifrance premises during a dedicated evening.

A look back at the 2023 WeImpact Competition

See pictures of the awards ceremony at the Hub Bpifrance.

Discover the 3 winners of the 2023 edition. 

Feedback on the support won by Aurizéo, winner of the WeImpact 2023 competition

We feel that each of us has mastered his or her area of expertise, responding to a specific problem. We're well listened to on the perimeter that concerns the practice we need to develop together. It's not redundant with what might already be in place elsewhere. Whether it's industrialization, global strategy and vision, sourcing, competitive intelligence or other issues... We feel that it opens doors and makes us more receptive to the market in general. Generally speaking, we're well looked after and we're well resourced.

To find out more, listen to the Aurizéo podcast episode

The 2023 edition of the WeImpact Competition aimed to highlight companies or associations with innovative projects that have a positive impact on the environment or society.

In this podcast, we give a voice to Aurizeo, the winner of the competition with its "Handinaute" solution, the first universal electric motorization system that adapts to all wheelchairs without prior installation thanks to a "plug&roll" system. This solution makes it possible toimprove the daily lives of people with disabilities by breaking their isolation. The company offers customized products and user experiences that improve everyday life through innovation, ergonomics and aesthetics.

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