Internship - Dubai Expo 2020 for Industry X.0

The Dubai World Expo 2020 is going to be the biggest event in 2020 with over 100 countries participating and also Accenture will be there! In a special Accenture lounge we will be able to showcase on a global platform the very best that Accenture has to offer and 1 of those showcases we want to make an Industry X.0 one. In order to make this happen we are looking for a real proactive Marketing & Communication or Industrial Design expert whom wants to take on the challenge together with our Industry X.0 team to develop a visually stunning demo . Your role will be to connect and network within our global Industry X.0 practice to find the best possible demo we can think of (for example in the area of Robotics, AI, Extended Reality, Digital Twin&Thread, IoT, Sustainability, 5G, etc). We’re not looking to technically create it already but merely to develop the proposal, vision and strategy on how you think we can make the best possible contribution to the Expo2020. If you want to be part of this once in a lifetime opportunity then don’t hesitate to apply! And who knows, after your internship you might even be part of the development team or team that will showcase the demo in Dubai starting October 2020 at the World Expo!

YOUR JOBThis internship will run from September 2019 till February 2020 and involves creating a proposal on what kind of demo we would like to bring to the Dubai Expo 2020. This proposal will be reviewed by the European Marketing lead for Accenture before a final decision is taken. Your base location will be the new Industry X.0 Inspiration Center in Eindhoven. This location offers an opportunity to see new innovative technologies directly applied on real-life business cases in the world of Research & Development, Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Operations and end-to-end business support in these areas. The Inspiration Center is part of a global network of Accenture Innovation Centers and is meant to showcase new innovations to our clients in the region. Industry X.0 is Accenture’s answer to the Industry 4.0 digital revolution that is quickly and successfully conquering the industry and transforming traditional business models into a new smart, digital and fully connected ecosystem.

If you want to be a part of this digital revolution and are looking for a work- or thesis internship at one of the best ranked employers in the world (#1 Best Employer in The Netherlands in 2016 and #1 in 2019 for best Manufacturing Service Provider) then Accenture has the best options for you currently on the market! We offer you a full-time internship at the Eindhoven Industry X.0 Inspiration Center on the High-Tech Campus where you can work on developing the Dubai Expo2020 demo, vision and strategy. Moreover, this internship is the perfect way to get to know Accenture and how we deliver value to our clients. It gives you the possibility to extend your network and boost your future career.
Your background
  • You are nearing completion of your study at University or HBO and are searching for work experience within your field of interest with future growth possibilities;
  • You have a demonstrable affinity and/or experience with trends and development in the fields of digital technologies and digital business;
  • You are a team player; you are professional and precise and can inspire others on the Industry X.0 technologies used at the Center
  • You are a born networker and can work independently with a hands-on proactive mentality;
  • You speak fluent Dutch and English; both spoken and written;

Our offerAccenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.

Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:
  • Compensation and a laptop
  • Travel’s allowance
  • Guidance by a team of experienced consultants
  • An active intern-community

Interested?Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.
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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.


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.


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