AI Summer Camp 2020

Are you eager to learn about disruptive technologies? Are you ready to implement these state-of-the-art technologies in a business setting? Do you wish to gain hands-on experience this summer while kick-starting your career? The Applied Intelligence Summer Camp can introduce you to innovate solutions and novel industry insights!

Due to the dynamic and rapidly developing economy, companies are required to be flexible and adaptive in order to meet evolving customer expectations. Technologies are becoming increasingly complex. A solution to stay competitive in the modern-day economy is Applied Intelligence. The cutting-edge technology has been gaining popularity on a global level. Due to its customizable features, AI can serve a high number of industries, making AI crucial in organizations. While increasing operational efficiency, and thus reducing costs, AI has the power to increase customer satisfaction, and consequently increase the value of products and services.

Your impact

Accenture offers you the possibility to get acquainted with AI in a business setting. Through design thinking, desk research, prototyping and testing, you will tackle an industry challenge using AI. The final product is expected to be feasible, profitable and in line with Accenture’s values and vision. In this way, the final product can strengthen Accenture’s leading position as a global professional services provider. In addition to gaining insights into AI and the business, Accenture will encourage and stimulate you to develop your professional soft skills such as presentation, communication and teamwork skills. At Accenture we believe informal relationships and a good work-life balance contribute to the quality of work delivered. For this reason, AI Summer Camp offers you fun and informal group activities during- and after working hours.

Your team

Accenture solves the toughest technological challenges through standout strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Working with over three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, we drive innovation and shape world around us. With expertise in more than 40 industries and all business functions, we deliver ground-breaking outcomes for a new digital world.

The Summer Camp is located at the Accenture Innovation Center for Smart Services. Due to its location, Accenture Heerlen works closely with clients from Belgium, Germany, as well as other countries.

Your background
- During the time of the Summer Camp, you are enrolled at a university in the Netherlands (of applied sciences)
- You have affinity with disruptive technologies such as Applied Intelligence
- You are a team player with excellent communication skills
- You are fluent in English (main communication language)
- You work independently and have a hands-on mentality, you are creative and take responsibility and initiative, and you have a strong intrinsic motivation to work on AI related projects.


Within Accenture we offer you a work environment that enables you to develop through teamwork and high levels of responsibility. You will be coached by a team of IT professionals who provide you with useful information and a network to excel at this learning opportunity. Furthermore, you will receive a laptop, internship allowance as well as a (limited) travel allowance.

Additional Information
- 20 July – 14 August
- 40 hours per week
- Accenture Innovation Center for Smart Services

Interested?
Are you ready to take on this challenge? Make sure to apply online by clicking on the button below before 6 May 2020. For any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact Rachel Deurenberg (Rachel.deurenberg@accenture.com)

Application process

Finding and applying for an internship can be both exciting as overwhelming - and we believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit.

Apply

Found a fitting internship? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.

Assessment

Play a set of neuroscience-based games that objectively measures cognitive and personality traits to assess if you match the job. Remember, there is no right or wrong way to play the games - because every trait makes you a great fit for a specific job.

Interview

During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions, possible thesis, past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role and Accenture.

Offer

If we are both happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!

Onboarding

We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and interns and start your career at Accenture!