Student Challenges

At Accor, we believe that it is important to create innovative experiences and empower the next generation of hospitality leaders.

Our global challenges invite students to work on real-life hospitality problems with a pioneering mindset that positively contributes to their soft skills.

Take Off! Challenge

Take Off! is a worldwide student competition organized by Accor. For over 13 years, Accor has been challenging students from every corner of the globe with various topics connected with the Group's activities, such as loyalty programs, F&B services, lifestyle brands, and CSR.

The 2024 topic was based on Ibis Family's 50th Birthday focusing on CSR initiatives. 

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Accor Design Awards

Accor Design Awards are worldwide competitions aimed at architecture and interior design students across the globe.  Every year, Accor invites design schools from around the world and provides their students with a competition. 

The 2023 topic challenged students to Imagine Mercure’s Social Hub, placing local food and beverage, and sustainability at the heart of their projects.

Stay tuned for the next challenge!

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